Team India created history by winning their first T20I series against England in England, as they defeated the hosts 2-1 in the three-match series.
India defeated England in the last T20I by seven wickets in the third T20I at Bristol. England put up a target of 199 thanks to a score of 67 from Jason Roy and cameos from Jos Buttler and Alex Hales. Hardik Pandya took his career-best 4/38 to keep England from posting 210 on board.
India reply got off to a bad start losing Dhawan and Rahul early, but Rohit Sharma carried the team along with Virat, who made 43 and Hardik, who made 33* to take India to the match and series win by 7 wickets. Rohit scored his third T20I century to become the second batsman to do so after Kiwi Colin Munro.
Rohit Sharma won both the Man of the match and Player of the series awards for his role in India’s series win.
Later, BCCI uploaded a video on their official Twitter account where Dinesh Karthik interviewed Rohit Sharma after the post-win celebrations, crunched some numbers and also got the answer whether Rohit likes his nickname of Hitman.
Here is the video: