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Highlights: 3rd ODI: India Vs West Indies in Kanpur

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Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 18:11 [IST]
 
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Kanpur, Nov 27: Shikhar Dhawan's 95-ball 119 gave India a series-clinching five-wicket victory over West Indies in the third and final One Day International here on Wednesday.

Scorecard; Photos

Left-handed opener Dhawan struck his fifth ODI ton in quick time and Yuvraj Singh returned to form with a half century at the Green Park Stadium as India successfully chased down 264. With this win, India claimed the three-game series 2-1.

Highlights: 3rd ODI: India Vs WI

Earlier, half centuries from Kieran Powell, Marlon Samuels and Darren Bravo took West Indies to 263/5 in 50 overs.

Sent to bat first by MS Dhoni, West Indies began well but stumbled in the middle over. Towards the end, it was Darren Bravo and Darren Sammy who steered them past the 250-run mark.

Highlights

Fours: West Indies: 25; India: 36

Sixes: West Indies: 5; India: 0

Top scorers: West Indies: Marlon Samuels 71 (93 balls, 7x4, 1x6); India: Shikhar Dhawan 119 (95 balls, 20x4)

Highest wickets: India: R Ashwin 2/45 in 10 overs; West Indies: 2 wickets each for Ravi Rampaul (2/55 in 10) and Dwayne Bravo (2/57 in 10)

# India scored 266/5 in 46.1 in reply to West Indies' 263/5 in 50 overs

# India won the three-match series 2-1. This is India's sixth straight ODI series win this year

# In 2013, India won against England (home, 3-2), Champions Trophy, Tri-series in the Caribbean, Zimbabwe series (away, 5-0), Australia series (home, 3-2) and now West Indies series (home, 2-1)

# India now travel to South Africa for a three-match ODI series from December 5 and two-Test rubber

# Shikhar Dhawan hit his fifth ODI century. All five centuries have come this year

# Dhawan is the joint quickest with Upul Tharanga (Sri Lanka) to score 5 ODI tons in least number of innings (28)

# Yuvraj Singh scored his 51st half century in ODIs

# Shikhar-Yuvraj had a partnership of 129 for the third wicket

# India were 63/2 in the first 10 overs. In the batting powerplay of five overs between 36 and 40, they scored 28/1

# India's 50 was raised in 47 deliveries. 100: 106; 150: 145; 200: 200; 250: 251

# West Indies scored 263/5 in 50 overs. The visitors hit 56 in the final five overs

# Darren Bravo scored third half century in a row in the series. He followed scores of 59 and 50 with a 51 not out today

# The left-handed Bravo faced 53 balls and scored 4 boundaries and 2 sixes today

# Darren Sammy made a brisk 37 not out off 29 (1x4, 2x6)

# Darren Bravo-Sammy had an unfinished partnership of 67 for the sixth wicket in 8.1 overs

# Kieran Powell struck his second successive half century. He had made 59 in Visakhapatnam and today hit 70

# Powell's 70 came off 81 balls with 9 boundaries. This was the left-hander fifth ODI fifty

# Marlon Samuels made 71 (93 balls, 7x4, 1x6). The right-hander registered his 23rd half century in ODIs

# Powell and Samuels put on 117 runs for the second wicket

# Samuels was dropped on 60 by Virat Kohli at first slip off Ravindra Jadeja

# WI scored 39/1 in first 10 overs. 50 took 69 balls. 100: 128; 150: 200; 200: 265; 250: 293

# The visitors were kept to 26/2 in five overs of batting powerplay (36 to 40)

# Mohit Sharma was India's most expensive bowler with 0/47 in 7 overs

# Birthday boy Suresh Raina conceded 29 runs for no wicket in 5 overs

# India won the toss and chose to field

# Both teams were unchanged

ThatsCricket

Story first published:  Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 12:36 [IST]
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