Rohit Sharma crafted a magnificent 140 from just 113 balls to spearhead India’s emphatic victory over Pakistan, but then declared that lifting the World Cup was more important than downing the old rivals.
‘For us, it’s simple,’ said the brilliant 32-year-old batsman. ‘We’re here to win — whether it’s Australia, South Africa, England or Pakistan — for us it doesn’t matter.
‘We’re here on a mission and our focus is to make sure we accomplish that mission.
‘We have to focus on the job at hand and make sure the job gets done.’