Indore, Dec 22: India finished their quota of 20 overs at 260/5. India were bolstered by captain Rohit Sharma's 118. Rohit blasted fastest 100 in T20 cricket, achieving the feat in 35 balls while mauling the Lankan bowlers here in the second T20 match of the series. KL Rahul made 89 runs.
New Delhi, Dec 24: Stand in captain in absence of Kohli, Rohit Sharma failed to shine in the 3rd T20 match held in Wankhede and fell to Shanaka scoring just 27 runs off 20 balls. However, Rohit Sharma made a yet another world record with just hitting a single six in today's match. In 2017 Rohit has hit overall 65 sixes in a calendar year which is a world record.
Brief scores: Sri Lanka: 135/7 (Asela Gunaratne 36, Dasun Shanaka 29 not out; Jaydev Unadkat 2/15, Hardik Pandya 2/25) vs India.
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 3: Neymar has been named the winner of the 2017 Samba de Ouro trophy, awarded to the best Europe-based Brazilian footballer.
It was the third time in the past four years that the Paris Saint-Germain forward has claimed the accolade, as he finished ahead of Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Real Madrid's Marcelo, reports Xinhua news agency.
The award is decided by a vote of journalists, former players and an internet fan poll.
Bengaluru, Jan 3: Former South African cricketer Gary Kirsten and former India pacer Ashish Nehra have been roped in by the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore as their batting and bowling coach, it was announced on Tuesday.
Additionally, the duo will also play the role of mentors for the team during the upcoming edition of the cash-rich league.
New Delhi, Jan 5: South Africa win toss, decide to bat in first Test match against India in Cape Town