Rohit Sharma    AFP
Rohit Sharma AFP

Rohit Sharma has had a terrific time in 2017. He scored his 5th ODI hundred this year during the third and final ODI between India and New Zealand at Green Park in Kanpur. To add more to his achievements, he is now the second-highest run-scorer this year.

Rohit hit his 150th six during his 147-run knock. He took the second-least number of innings to achieve this milestone. After taking India to victory, Rohit mentioned New Zealand are a competitive side and his team had to be at their best.

On his innings: After the innings break, considering the kind of threat they bring to the table, it’s important to understand your game and play accordingly.” This was Rohit s consecutive hundred at Kanpur. He had scored 150 against South in 2015. Enjoy playing in Kanpur, have good memories. Today was a perfect day.

Rohit’s revelations: Rohit revealed he goes to batting coach Sanjay Bangar for a word of advice when he loses form. I was just trying to do certain things and it came out pretty well. Was talking to Sanjay Bangar about what was going wrong with my batting, he concluded.