Shikhar Dhawan capitalised on three reprieves to slam his third ODI century as India maintained their stranglehold over minnows Zimbabwe with a comfortable 58-run victory in the second cricket one-dayer here today.
Shikhar Dhawan struck 116 as India recovered from early jolts to post a competitive 294 for eight and then restricted the hosts to 236 for nine to take a 2-0 series lead in the five-match series. Also Read: Kohli walks off fuming after controversial catch
Put into bat, India were in a spot of bother at 65 for four at one stage before Shikhar Dhawan and Dinesh Karthik (69) put on 167 runs for the fifth wicket to not only restore the innings
but take them to a commanding total at the Harare Sports Club.
In Image: Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat after reaching his third ODI century.