India vs Australia (test)

India vs Australia Match Result (TEST)

4th Test, Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala 25 March, 2017

Toss won by Australia (decided to bat)

India beat Australia by 8 wickets

Man of the Match: Ravindra Jadeja

Australia Squad

Aaron Finch, Chris Lynn, David Warner, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Glenn Maxwell, John Hastings, Marcus Stoinis, Moises Henriques, Matthew Wade, Adam Zampa, James Pattinson, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins

India Squad

Abhinav Mukund, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Karun Nair, Murali Vijay, Shreyas Iyer, Virat Kohli, Jayant Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Lokesh Rahul, Wriddhiman Saha, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav

Pitch Report

The pitch is a touch dry with a hint of grass covering.

SWOT Analysis

IndiaAustralia
StrengthHome conditionsMental toughness
WeaknessInconsistent middle orderTop order not scoring
OpportunitiesWin yet another Test series at homeWin a series in India after 13 years
ThreatsDavid Warner and Josh HazlewoodMurali Vijay and Ravichandran Ashwin

Head to Head

IndiaAustralia
Matches won2541
Home Wins2028
Away Wins513
Highest Innings Score705 on Friday, January 02, 2004674 on Friday, January 23, 1948
Lowest Innings Score58 on Friday, November 28, 194783 on Saturday, February 07, 1981

Top Performers

IndiaAustralia
Highest Total Chased253 on Saturday, October 10, 1964338 on Friday, December 16, 1977
Lowest Total Defended104 on Wednesday, November 03, 2004145 on Saturday, January 25, 1992
Most Prolific BatsmanSachin Tendulkar - 3630 RunsRicky Ponting - 2555 Runs
Highest Individual Score281 by VVS Laxman On Sunday, March 11, 2001329 by Michael Clarke On Tuesday, January 03, 2012
Most Successful BowlerAnil Kumble - 111 WicketsNathan Lyon - 59 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis9/69 by Jasu Patel On Saturday, December 19, 19598/50 by Nathan Lyon On Saturday, March 04, 2017

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4983 122
2 South Africa 4020 109
3 Australia 5302 108
4 England 5071 101
5 Pakistan 3494 97
FULL Ranking