ICC Champions Trophy 2013 in England and Wales
The last edition of the tournament!
June 6-23, 2013
India vs South Africa, ICC Champions Trophy 2013
1st Match, Group B
Maiden century for Dhawan helps India to opening victory
Jun 6, 2013World champions India began their Champions Trophy campaign with a 26-run victory over South Africa with the help of a 94-ball 114 from Shikhar Dhawan (114), who hit his first ODI hundred and shared a stand of 127 with Rohit Sharma (65). Raveendra Jadeja made a rapid unbeaten 47 as India posted 331/7 in Cardiff in the first match of the tournament, having been put in to bat first. In reply, South Africa were 305 all out. Shikar Dhawan's blistering century earned him man of the match.