Rohit Sharma’s Double Ton: Here’s How Cricket Fraternity Congratulated The ‘Hitman’

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Rohit Sharma’s Double Ton: Here’s How Cricket Fraternity Congratulated The ‘Hitman’

Rohit finished unbeaten on 208 off just 153 balls and became the second captain to register a double ton in ODIs.

New Delhi: Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar, former batsman Virender Sehwag and senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh congratulated Rohit Sharma on his record third double hundred in ODI cricket.

Rohit struck an unbeaten 208 not out in India’s series-leveling 141-run win over Sri Lanka in the second ODI.

“Way to go my friend. Always a joy to watch you bat :-)) @ImRo45,” Tendulkar complimented Rohit via twitter.


Virender Sehwag, who also have an ODI double century to his name, appreciated Rohit’s extraordinary achievement.


“Shaaaaaannnaaaaaaaaaa batting @ImRo45 you beauty,” tweeted Harbhajan Singh.


On behalf of the BCCI, acting president CK Khanna also congratulated Rohit on achieving the new feat.


Here are some more tweets from cricket fraternity:



Rohit finished unbeaten on 208 off just 153 balls and became the second captain to register a double ton in ODIs, Sehwag (219 vs West Indies) being the first one. The hitman took just 36 balls to reach the 200-run mark after scoring his century.