By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : October 26, 2017, 10:55
Duration : 01:13
India vs NZ 2nd ODI : Virat Kohli shares a selfie with Shikhar Dhawan on Facebook
Indian skipper Virat Kohli shared a selfie with Shikhar Dhawan on his facebook account after India beat New Zealnd by 6 wickets. India showcased a superlative performance and delivered under pressure to outclass New Zealand by six wickets in a do-or-die game in Pune . Paceman Bhuvneshwar Kumar led India's attack and produced a superb bowling performance that restricted visitors to 230/9 in 50 overs. Later, Shikhar Dhawan (68 off 84 balls) and Dinesh Karthik (64 not out off 92) struck timely half-centuries, enabling the hosts to complete the chase in 46 overs. The series decider will be played in Kanpur on October 29. Dhawan was back to his best and played shots all around the ground enroute to his 22 ODI fifty. His sublime innings comprised five fours and couple of sixes including the one he hit over midwicket.The southpaw shared a 57-run stand Virat Kohli (29) before adding 66 runs with Karthik, who too played a valuable knock. Karthik, playing at number four after coming in at five in the previous game, grabbed the opportunity with a ninth ODI fifty. After Dhawan's departure, Karthik and Hardik Pandya (30) forged a 59-run stand to secure the game for their team.