New Delhi: Rohit Sharma has already smashed plenty of records in the ongoing series against South Africa. His maiden double ton in the Ranchi Test made him the fifth Indian opener to go past 500 runs in the series. In Vizag, he had become the sixth Indian player to hit a century in both innings of a Test match. As an opener, Rohit has stepped up and silenced his critics in grand style. During the course of his knock of 212, Rohit broke a 71-year-old record set by Sir Don Bradman and it was the highest Test average at home after 10 innings. After 10 innings at home, Bradman had an average of 98.22 in Tests. With 12 innings at home, Rohit now has an average of 99.84 at home. In the Vizag Test, he had equalled Bradman’s average but with his double ton in Ranchi, he has zoomed past the record and he now has a chance to go past 100 in the upcoming Test series against Bangladesh. In his knock of 212, Rohit smashed six sixes and he also created a new six-hitting record in a Test series.Rohit’s tally of 19 sixes in the series has taken him past Shimron Hetmyer’s previous record of 15 against Bangladesh last year. In the Vizag Test, Rohit smashed a combined total of 13 sixes and it was the most by a player in a single Test match. In Ranchi, he notched up his 100 and 200 with a six and when he hit one more six after going past his milestone, Rohit had gone past fifty sixes in Tests. Also Read | You Guys Would Have Written A Lot About Me: Rohit SharmaRohit is the sixth Indian after Virender Sehwag, MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar, Kapil Dev and Sourav Ganguly to hit 50 or more sixes in Tests. Sehwag leads the list with 91 sixes in 104 Tests. Rohit is only the ninth player to have hit a superior sixes to matches ratio in Tests, with New Zealand’s Brendon McCullum leading the list with 107 sixes in 101 Tests. For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.
The leaked jersey has the representing colours of the club which are gold and black.It has a pattern of black stripes crossing through the gold which flows from the upper parts of the chest to the lower tips of the jersey. Giving it a tiger-like outlook.The shoulder areas are black with gold just at the tip of the hand area.AshantiGold SC signed a three-year sponsorship deal with UK based kit manufacturing company iGimel Sportswear.The Obuasi-based club has been without a kit sponsor for months after their contract with Pokoo sportswear was annulled.The club terminated its contract with the previous kit sponsors after they failed to fulfil their part of the agreement.The new sponsorship deal will see the UK-based kit manufacturing company provide the club with jerseys, bibs, training equipment and other sports garments.AshantiGold, as well as Kumasi Asante Kotoko, were selected by the Ghana Football Association to represent Ghana in Africa at the 2020/21 CAF Confederation Cup following the cancellation of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Ghana Premier League side, AshantiGold have had their next season home kit leaked on social media.