Rohit Sharma played a match- winning 86-run knock in India's seven-wicket win over Pakistan in World Cup 2023 match.
With this 86- run knock, Rohit Sharma broke former Australia captain Ricky Ponting's World Cup record on Saturday. Rohit Sharama became the batter with most runs scored in successful chases in World Cup history.
Rohit has scored 586 runs in 9 successful chases in World Cu, thus breaking Ricky Ponting's record of 519 runs in successful World Cup chases.
Rohit Sharma has now scored 873 runs in 19 matches at an average of 51.32 against Pakistan.
Rohit also became the third batter to complete 300 sixes in ODI cricket. He reached the landmark with his third six of the innings.
Meanwhile, Rohit also raced to 150 ODI sixes at home. Hitman recently became the highest six-hitter in international cricket.