India Today – India – 4th Test, Day 5, Brief Scores: India 622 for 7 declared (Pujara 193, Pant 159 not out, Jadeja 81, Lyon 4 for 178) vs Australia (300 all out; Harris 79, Kuldeep 5 for 99) & 6/0 (Harris 2*, Khawaja 4*).

Summary

  • Full ScorecardIndia won their first Test series in Australia 2-1 with final Test ended in a draw owing to bad weather conditions at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Monday.
  • Virat Kohli became the first Indian captain to win a Test series in Australia and after the fourth and final match ended in a draw, the Indian captain was seen with his wife Anushka Sharma.
  • To lead these players is an honour and a privilege.
  • India ended a 71-year of winning a Test series in Australia, Kohli though came very close to setting the Indian record of registering three Test wins in Australia but will have to be satisfied with two victories, a feat which Bishan Singh Bedi had managed as India skipper on the 1977-78 tour Down Under.
  • Kohli will be eyeing a series win in the one-dayers now as India get ready to face Australia in the 3-match series from January 12.


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