Cricket: Rohit Sharma's epic gesture to a journalist during press conference goes viral - WATCH

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New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Aug 13, 2021, 09:59 PM(IST)

Cricket: Rohit Sharma's epic gesture to a journalist during press conference goes viral - WATCH Photograph:( Twitter )

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A reporter, during the press conference, told Rohit Sharma if India manages to beat England in the second Test, it would be a great reason for the whole country to celebrate 75th Independence Day. 

Rohit Sharma is known for his epic replies and gestures during a press conference. He produced another gem in a recent press conference that was held after the end of Day One in the second Test against England.

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A reporter, during the press conference, told Rohit Sharma if India manages to beat England in the second Test, it would be a great reason for the whole country to celebrate 75th Independence Day. 

To which, Rohit Sharma offered a salute and agreed with the reporter by saying that it would be a wonderful feat to achieve if India manages to win the second Test against England on the Indian Independence Day.

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Rohit Sharma played a vital role for India in the first innings of the second Test after scoring an impressive 84 runs and putting up a 100-run stand along with centurion KL Rahul. 

England seamer James Anderson dismissed Rohit and Cheteshwar Pujara to give the hosts hope of clawing their way back but India skipper Virat Kohli (42) stitched together a 117-run partnership with Rahul before departing.

However, India witnessed another middle-order collapse and were all out on 364 with James Anderson taking a fifer. 

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