“Yuvraj (Singh) and (Virat) Kohli got us aback in the bold and (Suresh) Raina accurate Kohli able-bodied in the end. We capital to see how abundant dew was around, I anticipation the spinners would get added about-face but it angry out to be abundant flatter.
“(Cameron) White took the advance apart, but with Suresh Raina at the bulge with one Powerplay to go I knew we had a chance. And Yuvraj, it was actual important for him to get runs,” Dhoni said afterwards the match.
Kohli burst a career-best 118, while Raina’s 71 not out and Yuvraj’s 58 additionally played acute role.
“Kohli has been generally criticised for giving abroad acceptable starts and he batted altogether today. We’ll attending to win the third bold as well. We accept eight to 10 amateur afore the World Cup and we appetite to accomplish added than aloof acceptable the games,” he added.
Dhoni’s adverse cardinal Michael Clarke additionally accustomed the Indian batsmen for authoritative the difference.