[caption id="attachment_669543" align="aligncenter" width="512"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/rohit-sharma-kisas.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-669543" alt="Rohit Sharma dedicating his knock to his wife on their anniversary AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/rohit-sharma-kisas.jpg" width="512" height="289" /></a> Rohit Sharma dedicating his knock to his wife on their anniversary AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/rohit-sharma">Rohit Sharma</a> registered his third double-century during the second ODI against Sri Lanka. Rohit reached his first 100 in 115 balls and scored the remaining 108 runs in 43 deliveries hitting 12 sixes. <p></p> <p></p>In an interview with ANI, his mother Purnima Sharma expressed her happiness. <p></p> <p></p>"We are extremely happy and proud that he had hit a double ton. We were so surprised that first he had hit a hundred then he reached the 150 score and then so quickly he had reached the 200 mark while slamming fours and sixes, she said. <p></p> <p></p>Rohit Sharma had struggled in his first ODI as a captain, getting out for 2 in 13 balls. But the Mohali track was tailormade for him. As he reached the milestone, he kissed the ring finger and dedicated the knock to his wife. <p></p> <p></p> It is his marriage anniversary today, so our happiness has doubled," she said <p></p> <p></p>Rohit s 208* set many batting records. He became the only batsman to score three double-hundreds, second captain to score to attain the record after with <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/virender-sehwag/">Virender Sehwag</a>. He also went past Sehwag s record of 14 centuries. <p></p> <p></p>India levelled the series with the win. The decider will be played at Visakhapatnam on Sunday, December 17.