Kohli creates record of wins as India lift series

Indore, Sep 24 India rode on a strong batting performance to defeat Australia by five wickets in their third One-Day International (ODI) at the Holkar Stadium here on Sunday. With today's win, Kohli has equalled the record of 9 consecutive ODI wins under the captaincy of Dhoni and Dravid  

Chasing a target of 294 runs, India crossed the line in 47.5 overs. India thus took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. With this win, India skipper Virat Kohli has equalled predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni's record run of nine ODI wins on the trot.  Dhoni's winning streak as captain stretched from February 2008 to January 2009. Kohli's winning run started on July 26 this year. IANS