‘King of the Chase’ Kohli powers India to stunning win against Australia, sealing World T20 semis spot

‘King of the Chase’ Kohli powers India to stunning win against Australia, sealing World T20 semis spot

It was a full house at the IS Bindra stadium in Mohali as India played Australia in a must-win match. Solaris Images


Aaron Finch plays a shot during his innings of 43 off 34 balls, and was the main contributors as Australia lost the momentum in the later overs. Solaris Images


Indian fans turned out in large numbers to support their team at Mohali and the team didn't disappoint putting up a performance to remember. Solaris Images


Indian players celebrates the wicket of Australian player Usman Khawaja who raced his way to 26 off 16 in the Powerplay. Solaris Images


It turned out to be the last international outing for Shane Watson, who had announced his retirement, contributed with the both the bat and ball. Solaris Images


The Indians lost openers Shikhar Dhawan (13) and Rohit Sharma (12), who both had not done much in the previous matches, early in the chase. Solaris Images


Australian players celebrates the wicket of Indian player Shikhar Dhawan, who scored a mere 13 runs. Solaris Images


Yuvraj Singh was on 5 in a score of 54 for 3 from 8.2 overs when he hopped on to the back foot to handle a short-pitched delivery and injured his leg. He was on five from two balls at the time of injury was finally dismissed for a personal score of 21 from 18 balls. Solaris Images


Chief architect of the win, Virat Kohli played a masterful innings against the Aussies to help India qualify for semi-finals of ICC World T20. Solaris Images


In true tradition, it was captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni who scored the winning runs with a boundary off long on with almost an over to spare. Solaris Images


The Indian team celebrates the stunning win against Australia. Solaris Images

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Updated Date: Mar 28, 2016 10:09:02 IST

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