As Sharma completed his ton, Twitter users couldn't control their excitement as congratulatory messages started pouring in for the ace batsman.
Both India and New Zealand were awarded a point each after the washout.
London: In-form England have the "best opportunity" to break their title jinx in the ODI World Cup and they will be at the heart of what promises to be a "special" showpiece event, said former captain Michael Vaughan.
Leeds: England will have no qualms about selecting Ben Stokes for next month's first Test against India, even though the match could finish just a day before the all-rounder's trial for affray begins.
Leeds: A day after ‘MS Dhoni retiring’ speculation left the social media in frenzy after he took the match ball from the on-field umpires Bruce Oxenford and Michael Gough as England beat India in the third and final ODI in Leeds to win the series on Tuesday.
Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday announced an 18-memnber Indian squad for the first three Tests against England, including uncapped Rishab Pant.
Leeds: Team India is set to announce their Test squad for the five-match series against England on Wednesday and a lot of questions remained to be answered.
Leeds: India will have to find the right balance in the ODI side and get their "act together" before the World Cup next year, said skipper Virat Kohli after his team's 1-2 loss in the three-match series.
Mumbai: Former India off-spinner Ramesh Powar has been appointed the interim coach of the national women's cricket team until the BCCI finds a suitable replacement for Tushar Arothe.