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    In pics: India vs South Africa, ICC Champions Trophy 2013, Game 1

    • After being put into bat, India were off to a solid start with openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan compiling 127-run stand in 21.1 overs for the opening wicket against South Africa at Cardiff. (AP Images)

    • After Rohit Sharma departed for 65, Dhawan raced to his maiden ODI ton in just 80 balls compiling an 83-run stand with Virat Kohli (31). (AP Images)

    • India faltered a bit losing Kohli, Dhawan (114) and Dinesh Karthik (14) in quick succession with Ryan McLaren taking three wickets finishing with 10-0-70-3.

    • Ravindra Jadeja played a few lusty blows in death overs scoring an unbeaten 47 off just 29 balls to take India to 331 for 7 in 50 overs.

    • AB de Villiers (70) and Robin Peterson (68) revived the South African chase with a 124-run stand in just 20.4 overs, but Peterson got run-out at the wrong time. (AFP)

    • Indian spinners, Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin, bowled a tidy line and coupled with good fielding pushed South Africa on the backfoot. They lost Duminy (16) and Miller (0) in quick succession. (AFP)

    • Chasing 332 runs to win, South Africa lost openers Colin Ingram (6) and Hashim Amla (22) early in the innings with Bhuvaneshwar dismissing Ingram and Umesh scalping Amla. (AP Images)

    • Ryan McLaren remained unbeaten on 71 scoring some quick runs in the death overs as South Africa lost to India by 26 runs in the Champions Trophy opener.