PHOTOS: 3rd ODI: India Vs Australia in Mohali

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Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 23:03 [IST]
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Mohali, Oct 19: In a matter of six balls bowled by Ishant Sharma, James Faulkner turned the match in Australia's favour.

Scorecard; Highlights

The 48th over delivered by Ishant was blasted by Faulkner for 30 runs and with that Australia were put on their way to a stunning last-over triumph against India in the third ODI here on Saturday night.

Faulkner's 29-ball 64 not out took Australia past India's 304 with four wickets and three balls to spare.

Captain MS Dhoni's superb 139 not out ended up in a losing cause to the bowlers.

Australia lead the seven-match series 2-1.

Here are the pictures from this thrilling contest.


MS Dhoni leads from the front

MS Dhoni on the attack during this 139 not out off 121 at the PCA Stadium.

Dhoni and Kohli add 72

MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli added 72 runs for the 5th wicket.

Muted celebrations

No big celebrations for MS Dhoni upon reaching 100.

Kohli continues good form

Virat Kohli continued his dream run with the bat, scoring his fourth 50 plus score in a row. In this series, he has one century and two fifties in three games.

A six from Dhoni

MS Dhoni smashes a six. He hit five today.

Faulkner stuns India

James Faulkner cannot hide his joy after taking Australia to victory. He hit a six off Vinay Kumar in the final over to seal the match.

Celebration time

Virat Kohli celebrates his half century. The right-hander scored 68 off 73 balls.

Golden duck for Yuvraj

Mitchell Johnson sends back Yuvraj Singh for a first-ball duck on his home ground.

McKay sends back Dhawan

Clint McKay dismissed Shikhar Dhawan cheaply. The left-hander was out for 8.

Raina hops

Suresh Raina was troubled with short balls from Australia paceman. He was finally dismissed by a Johnson short ball.

Raina goes for 17

Raina plays a pull shot. He was out for 17 off 19 with two boundaries.

Indian fans are happy

Indian fans wave the Tri-colour during the match in Mohali.

Stunning effort

Adam Voges and James Faulkner embrace each other after the win.

In comes the big shot

James Faulkner gets ready to send the ball into the stands. He plundered 30 runs of one Ishant Sharma over.

Voges topscores

Adam Voges topscored for Australia with 76 not out.

Ishant's lone bright spot

Ishant Sharma dismissed Aaron Finch early but later he did not have anything to celebrate. He went for 63 in 8 overs for 1 wicket.

India get Watson

Indian players celebrate the dismissal of Shane Watson.

Shikhar on target

Shikhar Dhawan hits the stumps to get Glenn Maxwell run out. Dhawan is mobbed by his team-mates as Maxwell leaves the field.

Story first published:  Saturday, October 19, 2013, 16:46 [IST]
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