The Classic: 'Fan' Rohit Sharma saw Real Madrid beat Barcelona in Madrid

MADRID: opening of India Rohit Sharma not only witnessed Real Madrid hitting FC Barcelona 2-0 in the the classic On Sunday night, the star hitter also had a good time in the Spanish capital.

Rohit the league The brand ambassador to India, toured the city where he visited the Royal Palace, also called Royal Palace, Chocolateria San Gines, which serves chocolate with churros (hot chocolate and churros) since 1894, and the Plaza Mayor.

Later he was able to experience first hand the excitement of the classic . He enjoyed the passion of football together with 81,000 spectators at the Bernabeu.

Rohit had said in the past that he is an ardent Real Madrid supporter and therefore the victory of Zinedine Zidane 's charges made him happy as Real moved back to the top of the the league table.

Brazilian teenager Vinicius Jr scored the opener in the 71st minute with substitute Mariano adding a second in added time. Rohit also tweeted on Sunday after meeting some of the legends of the game at the the classic party.

It was nice to meet some of the game's legends at the #ElClasico party, said his tweet.

Rohit missed India's series of tests against New Zealand due to a calf injury he suffered in the fifth T20I of the tour at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui. India lost the series of two tests 0-2.