PHOTOS: 7th ODI: India Vs Australia in Bangalore

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Updated: Saturday, November 2, 2013, 23:29 [IST]
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Bangalore, Nov 2: It rained sixes and records tumbled at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Saturday. Rohit Sharma blasted only the third ever One Day International double hundred to pilot India to a series-clinching 57-run victory.

Scorecard; Highlights

There was a brief stoppage during India's innings due to rain. But after that it rained only boundaries and sixes. Rohit's brilliant 158-ball 209 was the highlight in yet another run deluge that concluded the seven-match series. India, from 1-2, bounced back to claim the trophy 3-2.

James Faulkner fought hard in the end with a quick century but India won. A record number of sixes - 38 were hit during this game. Both India and Austrlia had 19 sixes each.

Here are the pictures from this game.



Indian players pose with the trophy after winning the series 3-2.

Double ton for Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma is ecstatic after reaching double century in Bangalore.


Rohit continues his celebrations after hitting double ton.

Captain with double centurion

Captain MS Dhoni sees Rohit celebrate his 200.

Six again

Rohit smashed a record 16 sixes today.

Dhoni attacks

MS Dhoni too was in attacking mood today. He hit a quick half century.

Rohit is relieved

Rohit looks skywards after reaching 200.

Another failure for Yuvraj

Yuvraj Singh failed with the bat again. He made 12.

Unlimited happiness

Rohit's another picture of celebration after double ton.

I have done it

Rohit smiles after completing 100.

Shami strikes early

Mohammed Shami is congratulated after dismissing Aaron Finch early.

Dhoni and Rohit

Dhoni and Rohit were involved in a 167-run stand for the fifth wicket.

Century opening stand

Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit put on a century partnership for the first wicket, their sixth this year.

Half century for Shikhar

Shikhar sweeps on way to 60.

Rohit in action

Rohit plays a shot en route to 209.

Doherty dismisses Shikhar

Xavier Doherty (left) celebrates with team-mates after getting Shikhar out.

Green match

Captains George Bailey and Dhoni are holding green T-shirts which were presented by the host association to celebrate green game.

Voges bowled by Shami

Shami gets Adam Voges bowled.

Bailey goes early

George Bailey was run out for 4.

Indians celebrate

Indians celebrate a wicket.

Doherty takes two

Doherty (left) was Australia's most successful bowler with two wickets.

India win series

Shikhar celebrates after taking the winning catch to dismiss James Faulkner.

3-2 win for the hosts

Indian players celebrate the series win 3-2.

Faulkner hits out

James Faulkner plays a shot during his knock of 116.

Fastest ton

Faulkner hit Australia's fastest ODI ton, in 57 balls.

Rohit is Man-of-the-series

Virat Kohli (left) with the series trophy and Rohit Sharma with Man-of-the-series award.

Dhoni is happy

MS Dhoni is happy after clinching the series.

Maxwell smashes 50 off 18

Glenn Maxwell equalled the fastest half century for Australia, in 18 balls.

22-ball 49 for Watson

Shane Watson battled hamstring injury to score 49 off 22.

Winning smiles

Shikhar and Yuvraj Singh react after the win.

Story first published:  Saturday, November 2, 2013, 21:19 [IST]
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