February 8, 2018 10:09 IST

Virat Kohli smashes his 34th ODI ton against South Africa in 3rd match

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Barring the 139-run second wicket stand with opener Shikhar Dhawan (73 off 63; 4X12), Kohli received very little support from the other batsmen, before tailender Bhuvneshwar Kumar (16 off 19; 4X1) chipped in to add an unbeaten 67 runs for the seventh wicket. Credit: (Photo by Shaun Roy/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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Skipper Virat Kohli slammed his 34th One-day International ton to help India post a competitive 303/6 against South Africa, even as the visitors' untested middle order failed to click in the third of the six-match ODI series, at Newlands here on Wednesday. Credit: (Photo by Shaun Roy/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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Continuing his glorious run in the tour, Kohli (160 not out off 159 balls; 4X12, 6X2), who slammed 112 and 46 not out in the first two ODIs, shouldered the Indian innings single-handedly to power his team to a huge total in anticipation that the visitors register a historic 3-0 lead on South African soil. Credit: (Photo by Shaun Roy/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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Put in to bat, India were immediately on the backfoot with opener Rohit Sharma (0) continuing his struggle at the top of the order, before Kohli and Dhawan joined forces to take the attack to the opposition. Credit: (Photo by Shaun Roy/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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Man of the Match Indian captain Virat Kohli during the 3rd Momentum ODI match between South Africa and India at PPC Newlands on February 07, 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa. Credit: (Photo by Shaun Roy/Gallo Images/Getty Images)