India vs Australia: India received the Brisbane Take a look at by three wickets and received the sequence 2-1.© AFP
A fearless India, pushed by its brave children, pulled of an exhilarating three-wicket win over Australia within the fourth Take a look at to say the sequence 2-1 and retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy right here on Tuesday. Resuming at 4 for none on the ultimate day, India overhauled the goal with 18 balls to spare in a match that went all the way down to the wire. Rishabh Pant led the chase along with his aggressive but mature unbeaten 89 whereas Shubman Gill scored 91. Cheteshwar Pujara enduring many a painful blows on his physique in his dogged 56-run knock that he raised with a 211-ball vigil.
Australia had received the pink-ball Adelaide Take a look at whereas India struck again with victory in Melbourne. The third Take a look at in Sydney had resulted in a draw. India had received a historic Take a look at sequence Down Underneath two years again and now the workforce is cherishing back-to-back sequence victory.
The guests had misplaced the ODI sequence earlier than profitable the T20 sequence that preceded the Take a look at rubber. In the beginning, India misplaced skilled vice captain Rohit Sharma (7) early however younger Gill rose to the event with a powerful knock that stored India within the hunt as Pujara dug heels on the opposite finish.
Rahane did attempt to construct on the great begin along with his quick however attacking 24-run knock earlier than his sift dismissal. With Pant’s potential to strike the ball at brisk tempo, India at all times had an opportunity to received for the kill.
Pant pulled off some breathtaking cowl drives off Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood within the last session although he benefitted from missed stumping likelihood.
Temporary Scores: Australia 369 and 294 India 326 and 329 for 7 in 97 overs (S Gill 91, R Pant 89 not out, C Pujara 56; Pat Cummins 4/55)
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