Batting with great sense of patience and responsibility, Rohit Sharma bailed out India from a precarious position and helped team to score 302 for six wickets.

The right-handed batsman on Thursday came out of age and scored a dominating 137 off 126 balls with the help of 14 boundaries and three huge sixes.

During his century knock, Rohit has stitched crucial partnerships of 75-run for the opening wicket with Shikhar Dhawan.

Later, the right-handed batsman, who scored his first century in the coveted tournament, forged a crucial and match deciding partnership of 122 runs with left-handed batsman Suresh Raina.

Raina scored 65 important runs with the help of seven boundaries and one huge six. Rohit was bowled in the 47th over of the match when team India scored was 273 runs.

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