Hindustan Times – Indian cricket team opener Rohit Sharma struck his 12th One-day International century to carry the team towards victory in the third game of the series against Sri Lanka at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on Sunday.

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  • Indian cricket team opener Rohit Sharma struck his 12th One-day International century to carry the team towards victory in the third game of the series against Sri Lanka at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on Sunday.
  • (LIVE BLOG)The 30-year-old batsman struck 14 fours and a six in his 118-ball innings to guide India as they chased 218 for victory in the bid to clinch the series against Sri Lanka with two games to spare.
  • (SCORECARD)Rohit Sharma steered fast bowler Dushmantha Chameera to third man to complete his century in the 35th over.
  • Rohit Sharma, who hit a world record 264 against Sri Lanka, played many elegant shots but got down to anchor the innings after quick loss of wickets chasing the modest total.
  • Rohit Sharma hit paceman Dushmantha Chameera for three fours in a row to go past his half-century and then hoisted Dananjaya over midwicket for six to get into the 90s.


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