New Delhi, June 15: As a young Indian cricket team completed a 3-0 whitewash against Zimbabwe in the three match One-Day International series at Harare, skipper MS Dhoni registered his first ever clean-sweep on a foreign soil.
Chasing a paltry 124 at the Harare Sports Club, the men-in-blue rode on the new opening combination of Lokesh Rahul and debutant Faiz Fazal to romp home with 169 balls to spare and register their third successive whitewash after 2013 and 2015.
Rahul remained unbeaten on 63 off 70 deliveries while Fazal's maiden knock of 55 came off 61 balls as the right-left duo put on an unbeaten 126 runs.
Here are the major statistics and awards from the ODI series:
Super catch 3rd ODI: KL Rahul.
Emerging player 3rd ODI: Jasprit Bumrah.
Man of the Match 3rd ODI: KL Rahul.
Emerging player of the series: Yuzvendra Chahal.
Man of the series: KL Rahul (196 runs in 3 matches, 1 century, 2 fifties)
Most Man of the Match Awards: KL Rahul - 2.
Highest Run getter: KL Rahul (196 runs in 3 matches).
Highest Wicket taker: Jasprit Bumrah (9 wickets).
Highest score on ODI debut by Indian opener: KL Rahul 100*.
Maximum Fifties in tournament: KL Rahul - 2.
1st Whitewash for MS Dhoni overseas: MSD's 1st away series whitewash as India captain.
350 fielding dismissals: As wicketkeeper in ODIs by MS Dhoni.
MS Dhoni equals Allan Border's record: 107 ODI match wins by MS Dhoni.