Rohit Sharma became the fastest 200-plus player in ODI history during the fifth match against the West Indies in Thiruvananthapuram on 01 November 2018.
Rohit Sharma achieved this milestone in the fifth and final ODI against West Indies when he hit four fours in an innings of 63 not out.
Rohit Sharma, popularly known as the hitman, hit the second half as he batted, joining the list of players who have scored double centuries in ODIs.
Rohit Sharma has become the second Indian and overall 7th batsman after Mahendra Singh Dhoni to achieve this feat.
Rohit Sharma got his name in the world record of getting 200 sixes in the lowest innings.
He achieved this feat in the 187th innings of 193rd ODI.
Earlier this record was recorded in the name of Pakistani batsman Shahid Afridi. Afridi completed the double century of 1956 in 195 innings.
Players who scored the fastest 200: Rohit Sharma, Shahid Afridi, A. B. De Villiers, Brendon McCullum, Chris Gayle, MS Dhoni, Sanath jayJayasuriya.