While South African bowlers did trouble the Indian batsmen on a few occasions in the first session, they seemed toothless in the second session where Rohit and Agarwal scored at a brisk rate. Rohit, who got to his fifty before Lunch, Shifted gears and was particularly harsh on the spinners. He hammered off-spinner Danie Piedt for successive sixes over deep midwicket to get into the nineties before completing his fourth test ton with a single off debutant spinner Senuran Muthusamy. Virat Kohli including others stood up to laud Rohit’s feat. His 174- ball unconquered innings contained 12 fours and five sixes. Get Breaking news and Latest News from India and around the world on GlobalPunjabTV.in. Like us on Facebook for news updates.
WATCH: Opener @ImRo45's unbeaten century— BCCI (@BCCI) October 2, 2019
It was the Hitman show on Day 1 in Vizag & the opener was in full flow getting to his 4th Test ton. Watch the recap of his innings here.
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Rohit Sharma hits ton, rain-marred opening day
Rohit Sharma hit 115 unbeaten in his first innings as an opener taking India to a commanding 202 for no loss against South Africa before rain marred the first-day game here on Wednesday.