Dhoni's record breaking innings at Cuttack

19 Jan 2017 | By Rishikesh Malkhede
India - England second ODI, Cuttack - Updates!

Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni smashed his 10th ODI century at Cuttack.

Partnering with Yuvraj Singh, he went on to score 134 runs and became the second Indian batsman after Sachin Tendulkar to score more than 4000 ODI runs in India.

On his way to the century, MSD also became the first Indian cricketer to hit 200 sixes.

In context: India - England second ODI, Cuttack - Updates!

DetailsIndia meets England at Cuttack for second ODI

After registering a thrilling win at Pune, India meets England for the second ODI match at Cuttack's Barabati Stadium.

Flying high with the first win, India would look to clinch the three match series with a win while England would want to bounce back.

India has won 11 out of 15 ODI matches played at the Barabati Stadium.


India: KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, MSD, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jaspreeet Bhumrah, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar. England: Jason Roy, Alex Hales, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Liam Plunkett, Chris Woakes, David Willey, Jake Ball.
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Yuvraj, Dhoni rescue India; set target of 382 for England

19 Jan 2017Yuvraj, Dhoni rescue India; set target of 382 for England

England sent India to bat first at Cuttack and quickly sent India's top order back to pavilion for just 25 runs.

Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni then teamed up for an epic 256-run partnership for the fourth wicket. Yuvraj scored 150 runs while Dhoni got 134.

India set a target of 382 runs for England to chase.

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It was Yuvraj Singh's first ODI century since the West Indies game at Chennai in the 2011 World Cup, while Dhoni's last century was against Australia in October 2013 at Mohali.

19 Jan 2017Dhoni's record breaking innings at Cuttack

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