The ICC had also issued a statement and said they do not condone any sort of political messages at the tournament.
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.