India beats Aus, lifts ODI series 2-1

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli played knocks of 119 and 89, respectively as India defeated Australia by seven wickets in the third ODI at the Bengaluru Chinnaswamy Stadium on Sunday.With this result, India won the three-match series 2-1.

Chasing 287, India got off to a steady start. Rohit became the third-fastest batsman to register 9,000 ODI runs. Rohit brought up his eighth-century against Australia in the 30th over of the innings. After he was dismissed, Kohli (89) Shreyas together ensured March towards victory.

Earlier, Smith`s knock of 131 runs enabled Australia register 286/9 in the allotted fifty overs.Smith (131) was finally dismissed in the 48th over by Shami and after his dismissal, Australia lost momentum and was restricted to under 300-run mark.