India Wins The Test Series In Australia After 70 Years

india wins the test series in australia

The day 5 of the 4th test at Sydney Cricket Ground washed out due to rain, there wasn’t the play till the lunch. The match was called off at 2.30 p.m. local time, with no possibility of further play. This match ended with no result as team India won the 4 match test series with 2-1.

India Wins The Test Series In Australia

This series win was the first for team India in Australia in nearly 70 years. Team India became the 1st ever Asian team to defeat Australia in their home. South Africa, New Zealand, West Indies, & England are the non-Asian teams to defeat Australia in their home.

Cheteshwar Pujara has been named as the man of the series. Pujara has a brilliant series. He had a 193 runs knock in the last test, He was also named as the man of the match for that test. India scored 622 for 7 in their first innings and then bowled out Australia for 300 thereby enforcing the follow-on. However persistent drizzle washed out day five thereby keeping the victory margin down to 2-1.

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