Rohit Sharma amassed 45 more runs than any ODI batsman had ever managed in an innings, finishing on 264 from 173 balls
Rohit Sharma's patient start wasn't an indicator of what was to come. But with the friendly batting conditions, you knew a manic record was in store
The recent trend of massive individual scores in ODIs owes to batsmen realising they can get a lot more out of each ball
Angelo Mathews, an increasingly forthright speaker, has virtually run out of ways to describe his team's failure against India in the five-match ODI series
Plays of the day from the fourth ODI between India and Sri Lanka in Kolkata
Five of the most bizarre List A scorecards of 2014
After his record-breaking innings, Rohit Sharma has said he feels it's important "to think" about an innings while compiling it, and that's what he did at Eden Gardens
Returning from injury, with his favoured spot at the top of the order under threat, Rohit Sharma emphatically ended the opening debate
Twitter reactions to Rohit Sharma's 264 against Sri Lanka - his second ODI double-ton, the fourth in all ODIs and the highest score in the format's history
India's stand-in captain Virat Kohli believes that Rohit Sharma's dynamism and capacity to build big innings could give India the edge at the 2015 World Cup
Stats highlights from Rohit Sharma's world record knock of 264
Instances where India beat Sri Lanka by 150-plus runs in this series - this has only happened five-times in all.
Number of times that India has made 400+ in ODIs. No other team has done it more than twice.
Number of 200-plus third wicket partnerships for India - Virat Kohli has been involved in five of those.
Number of 150+ scores for Rohit Sharma - the only Indian with more such scores in Sachin Tendulkar (5)
India's average score in the batting powerplay this series. Sri Lanka average 23/3 when they bat
Number of batsmen who have scored 5 or more ODI hundreds for India - Rohit Sharma is the14th.