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How Dhoni's runs came in the tri-series final

July 12, 2013 15:59 IST

How Dhoni's runs came in the tri-series final

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Captain MS Dhoni hammered 16 off the first four balls of the last over as India beat Sri Lanka by one wicket to win the Tri-series final in Port of Spain on Thursday.

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After dismissing Sri Lanka for 201, India were staring at defeat at 167 for 8, but with 15 to win from the final over, Dhoni smashed Shaminda Eranga for a six and four and won the game with another maximum with two balls to spare.

Check out how India’s captain got his 45 runs, which proved decisive in the low-scoring contest at the Queen's Park Oval.


Image: Graphic on MS Dhoni Performance against Sri Lanka on July 11, 2013