Dec 23 2017
The Indian skipper reached 100 off 35 deliveries, matching South African David Miller's century against Bangladesh in October.
Rohit scored 118 runs off only 43 balls and hit 12 fours and 10 massive sixes to dismantle Lankan bowling easily. Team India defeated Sri Lanka by 93 runs in the first T-20 match played in Cuttack, taking 1-0 lead in the series.
Rahul then took over and got his second successive half-century off 35 balls, and put on 78 runs for the second wicket with Mahendra Singh Dhoni (28).
After a scintillating hundred by stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma, Indian spinners, though went for too many runs, but bagged 7 wickets together to dismiss the entire visiting side for 172 runs in 17.2 overs. Sharma smashed 12 fours and 10 sixes after India were put into bat.
Democrat wins recount in Virginia House race
With the parties split 50-50, there is no mechanism to break ties and any legislation short of 51 votes does not advance. The race is now a tie after the contested vote was changed to Republican candidate David Yancey after judges reviewed it.
Cuomo, Christie commit to funding their halves of Gateway Tunnel
In the first decade of this century, however, construction was about to begin on new rail tunnels into NY . Amtrak said the existing tunnel could fail in 10 to 15 years due to damage from Superstorm Sandy.
Google's Most Searched Terms for 2017: Hurricane Irma, Matt Lauer
Last year's most searched terms included Prince, Powerball and Hillary Clinton, according to The Hollywood Reporter . Each year, we're always intrigued and excited to see whether everyone's top Google search terms align with our own.
Wrist spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav shared seven wickets each as India achieved their 16th series win - across all three formats - at home since November 2015. KL Rahul was dismissed for 89 and MS Dhoni also chipped in with a few big hits to take India to their highest T20 global total of 260 runs, which is incidentally the joint second highest ever.
IST: TOSS - Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bowl vs unchanged India in Indore.
Except the lone victory at Dharamsala One Day International (ODI), Sri Lanka's tour to India has been full of disappointment and woes for the Visitors as following the two back-to-back defeats in ODI and Test series, Islanders now may face another fate with same outcomes in T20Is.
On November 13, 2014, Rohit had set a world record for the highest individual score in ODIs with a blitzkrieg knock of 264 at the Eden Gardens against Sri Lanka.
Dec 23 2017
Marijuana for Christmas? Elderly Couple Arrested With 60 Pounds for Gifts
These options may not be quite as impressive as $336,000 of raw weed, but hey, it's the thought that counts. The state, like many in the USA , has not decriminalized marijuana for either medical or recreational use.
Dec 22 2017
Facebook puts toe in music streaming video with UMG deal
YouTube still hopes to enter talks with video-hosting service Vevo to include its music videos on Remix. YouTube is on its way to launch its new paid music service which will be out by March next year.
Dec 20 2017
Expect heavy traffic during Tuesday's Boca Raton Bowl
Akron is making its second bowl appearances the last three years but only the third in program history. FAU is favored by 22, the largest spread of any postseason game.
Dec 19 2017
Where's the grand plan on North Korea?
The Council has struggled to contain North Korea as the country continues to violate sanctions-backed United Nations calls on. He said the US does not want war but "will use all necessary measures to defend itself against North Korean aggression".
Dec 15 2017
Honoring fallen veterans with 'Wreaths Across America'
And that year, December 13, 2008 was unanimously voted by the US Congress as "Wreaths Across America Day". The local event is held in coordination with more than 750 veterans cemeteries across the country.
Dec 14 2017
Trump Says He'll End US Visa Lottery and 'Chain Migration'
America's chain migration policy allows people who have migrated to the U.S.to sponsor other family members to come here as well. The President stressed his call on Congress to take action.
Dec 14 2017
Rohit Sharma's 208*: A look at the record knock in numbers
Still only 30, this was Rohit's 16th ODI century, taking him past Sehwag to fourth place in India's all-time centurion list. For India , Yuzvendra Chahal grabbed three wickets while commencing 60 runs, whereas paceman Jasprit Bumrah picked up two.
Dec 13 2017
Snow and ice look set to continue as winter sweeps in
The Met Office acted quickly to issue a severe weather warning for snow and ice in Scotland and along England's east coast. If the status of your flight is cancelled, please do not travel to the airport , keep updated via the airline's website'.
Dec 13 2017
Trump Wants Weigel Fired Over Inaccurate Tweet
Trump immediately hit back, quickly getting an apology out of Weigel - and demanded that the Washington Post fire him to boot. Weigel was responding to Trump's claim that the arena had been "packed to the rafters ".
Dec 12 2017
Allardyce: Klopp can moan all he wants, it was a penalty
He added: 'They had three shots on target, we had two. "And I think he's absolutely right". "That is not likely". Only Manchester United in 2002 have made more in Premier League history at this stage of the campaign.
Dec 22 2017Apple admits to slowing iPhones batteries as they age
Dec 21 2017Meghan Markle joins royal Christmas lunch
Dec 18 2017England's Prince Harry interviews Barack Obama for radio show
Dec 18 2017Vladimir Putin thanks President Trump to help Central Intelligence Agency in stop terrorist attacks
Dec 17 2017Grinch in Chief: Nazareth Cancels Christmas Over Trump's Jerusalem Gambit
Dec 16 2017Video shows moment of attempted terror attack in NY
Dec 16 2017More winter weather on the way
Dec 15 2017MA is the healthiest state in the US
Dec 15 2017Facebook to cease channeling ad revenue via Ireland following tax outcry
Dec 12 2017Chelsea must forget Barcelona, focus on Huddersfield
Dec 22 2017Flu season likely to peak in the coming weeks
Dec 21 2017Nation's top rated defensive end selects Penn State
Dec 21 2017European Union says Brexit transition should last to end
Dec 20 2017Selena Gomez's Mom Opens Up About Her Miscarriage
Dec 20 2017Lady Gaga Officially Has Her Own Residency In Las Vegas
Dec 19 2017Holiday travel ramps up at DIA amid Atlanta outage
Dec 19 2017McCoy, David inactive for Buccaneers against Falcons
Dec 18 2017Vikings cruise past Bengals 34-7 to clinch NFC North
Dec 17 2017McGrgor Wants MMA Fight Next, Despite Manny Pacquiao Rumours
Dec 14 2017Real Madrid's Gareth Bale hails 'great' victor , slams VAR
Dec 13 2017Trump attacks Gillibrand after resignation call
Dec 12 2017Donald Trump signs directive to send astronauts back to Moon