Cheteshwar Pujara took the hits and Rishabh Pant counterpunched with an unbeaten 89 as India chased down a document complete to win the Border-Gavaskar trophy with three overs and three wickets to spare on the final day of the sequence.
The injury-depleted India squad performed with no worry, ending Australia’s unbeaten run on the Gabba that dated again to 1988.
India resumed Tuesday on 4 with out loss and had 98 overs to chase a victory goal of 328 or three full periods to bat by means of to salvage the draw it wanted to retain the Border-Gavaskar trophy.
No crew had scored greater than 236-7 within the fourth innings to win a take a look at match on the Gabba. India gained by three wickets and, with a complete of 329-7, now replaces Australia’s crew of 1951 for that document.
After by no means profitable a take a look at sequence on Australian soil till 2018-19, India has now finished it twice on consecutive excursions Down Underneath.
Opener Shubman Gill posted 91, Pujara absorbed no fewer than 11 hits in his 211-ball 56. The four-test had been tied 1-1, that means India wanted solely a draw to retain the trophy.