Opening for the first time in Test cricket, India batsman Rohit Sharma slammed a hundred off 154 deliveries against South Africa in the first Test in Visakhapatnam. Overall, it was the 32-year-old's fourth hundred in 48 innings in Test cricket. Rohit's first two-Test hundreds came in 2013, while he scored his third Test hundred in November 2017.
With his heroics Of Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal’s consistency, India ended the Day 1 with 202/0. Only 59.1 overs were possible in the day and the stumps were called early due to rain. Mayank Agarwal scored his fourth Test fifty, ending the day at 84 runs.
South Ahasa has a lot of work to do. They will hope their spinners can get more from the surface tomorrow as there were signs of turn already today and that'll be key to stopping India from putting up a dominant total.