Dhawan, Kohli and Bhuvneshwar Kumar rose to the occasion as India gets a thumping victory over Australia in the 2019 Cricket World Cup

India 352 for 5 in 50 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 117(109 balls, 16 4's), Virat Kohli 82(77 balls2 6's, 4 4's), Pat Cummins 1 for 55, Marcus Stoinis 2 for 62) beat Australia 316 All-out ( Steven Smith 69 (71 balls, 5 4's, 1 6's), Alex Carey 55 (35 Balls, 5 4's, 1 6's), Bhuvneswar 3 for 50, Bumrah 3 for 61, Chahal 2 for 62) by 36 runs.
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Here is what the Man of the match and the captains had to say after the match.

Man of the Match (MoM), Shikhar Dhawan: 

We are happy with the result as it was a great team effort. It's a great sign for our team and I'm happy with this man of the match award. Very happy with the performance overall. We are a great fielding side, we took great catches. We have a good bowling side, great spinners as well. We work really hard in the nets, our process is very strong that's why the results are going our way. We ticked all the boxes today. We knew they are a great side and the match will go down to the wire. We need to continue ticking the boxes in upcoming matches. The fans are having a great time and they'll be happy with this win. 

Losing Captain, Aaron Finch:

They got 120 off the last 10 overs and that's a lot. There wasn't a huge amount on offer. We could have dried up more. They bat very deep, you want to go for wickets. Just that type of a game, they outplayed us. You look at everything. You look for different combinations depending on the situation. We're starting to pick up the tempo; that's one mode of dismissal. They bowled well to him. He's a great bowler and he'll bounce back.

Winning Captain, Virat Kohli: 

A top, top win for us after losing that series in India. We came in with intent right from ball one. The opening partnership was outstanding. It was outstanding with the ball on a good batting track. You have to bowl well. You can't take things for granted. That 30 runs gives you the luxury. One of the top three getting hundred. We decided to send Hardik to cash in. For us, if Shami has to play, it has to be overcast and proper bowling conditions. Very professional again. You hardly need to say anything to them.

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