Mohammad Kaif shared a slightly attention-grabbing screenshot on Twitter. © AFP
India cricketer Mohammad Kaif predicted Rohit Sharma‘s Indore hundred nicely earlier than the fashionable right-hander bought to the landmark towards Sri Lanka within the 2nd T20I on Friday. Kaif knowledgeable his followers and followers about the identical by sharing a screenshot of his WhatsApp chat window. “Despatched this to a good friend at present at 721 pm across the 4th over. Waah ,really feel like nostradamus of the day. Rohit Sharma, what an innings, what every week for him .Wonderful,” he tweeted together with the picture. Rohit scored a ton in simply 35 balls to equal the world document for the quickest T20I.
Despatched this to a good friend at present at 721 pm across the 4th over. Waah ,really feel like nostradamus of the day. Rohit Sharma, what an innings, what every week for him .Wonderful pic.twitter.com/R9ss6PIzTG
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) December 22, 2017
A few of Kaif’s followers had a little bit of enjoyable at his expense.
Please predict who would be the subsequent PM of India.
— Chef Raghavan,Madurai (@Raghavan_subs) December 22, 2017
Rohit’s 43-ball 118 steered the hosts to 260-5 after which dismissed Sri Lanka for 172 in 17.2 overs, taking an unassailable 2-Zero lead within the three-match collection.
Rohit smashed 12 fours and 10 sixes after India had been put into bat.
“Good circumstances to bat. Was making an attempt to do what I at all times attempt to do — hit by way of the road. KL (Rahul) began very nicely. He is in nice type,” mentioned Rohit after the match.
“There is a sure template to my batting. Do not attempt to overhit an excessive amount of. Depend on my timing and maintain my form,” Rohit, who lately turned the one ODI batsman to attain three double centuries, added.
India’s 260-5 is their highest-ever T20 whole, and simply three in need of the document rating within the format — Australia’s 263-Three towards Sri Lanka in Pallekele final yr.
Rohit scored his second T20 hundred by mercilessly hitting the Sri Lankan bowlers everywhere in the floor. He bought his first 50 in 23 balls, and second in simply 12.
He lastly fell to quick bowler Dushmantha Chameera, mistiming a sluggish bouncer to quick third man, and walked off to a standing ovation.