PHOTOS: Champions Trophy 2013: India Vs S Africa

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Published: Friday, June 7, 2013, 13:23 [IST]
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Cardiff, June 7: Shikhar Dhawan's century set up a 26-run victory for India against South Africa in the Champions Trophy 2013 opener here on Thursday (June 6).

Scorecard; Match Report

Left-handed opener Dhawan hit his maiden ODI ton as India scored 331/7 in 50 overs. In reply, South Africa were all out for 305 in 50 overs.

This Group B game commenced the tournament. West Indies and Pakistan are the other two outfits in Group B. Top two qualify for semi-finals.

Here are the photos from the match.


Shikhar Dhawan was the star for India with the bat

Shikhar Dhawan is jubilant after reaching his maiden ODI hundred off just 80 balls. He was out for 114 off 94. India won by 26 runs.

Dhawan plays a pull shot

Dhawan plays a pull shot during his knock of 114.

Dhawan's another shot

Dhawan's another shot as South Africa captain AB de Villiers watches.

Rohit and Dhawan run between the wickets

Rohit Sharma and Dhawan run between the wickets during their century opening partnership.

Rohit and Dhawan celebrate century stand

Rohit and Dhawan celebrate after completing 100 runs for the opening wicket.

Ravindra Jadeja and Virat Kohli

Ravindra Jadeja and Virat Kohli celebrate a wicket.

Indian players celebrate a wicket

Indian players are happy after taking a wicket.

India's victory march

Indian players walk back after winning the match.

Rohit celebrates his half century

Rohit raises his bat after reaching his 14th ODI half century.

MS Dhoni plays a shot

India captain MS Dhoni plays a shot.

Ravindra Jadeja collects a stump as souvenir

Jadeja collects a stump after victory.

Ishant Sharma and Rory Kleinveldt

Ishant Sharma and Rory Kleinveldt are seen after the completion of the match.

Kleinveldt in action

Kleinveldt attempts a reverse sweep.

Suresh Raina takes a catch

Suresh Raina (second left) jumps after taking a catch to dismiss Colin Ingram.

Robin Peterson plays a shot

Robin Peterson plays a shot en route to half century.

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