Match Details

Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala

09.30 start, Lunch 11.30-12.10, Tea 14.10-14.30, Close 16.30
  • Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala

Toss

Australia , elected to bat first

Series result

India won the 4-match series 2-1

Player of the match

Player of the series

Test debut

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Close of Play

  • Sat, 25 Mar - day 1 - India 1st innings 0/0 (KL Rahul 0*, M Vijay 0*, 1 ov)
  • Sun, 26 Mar - day 2 - India 1st innings 248/6 (WP Saha 10*, RA Jadeja 16*, 91 ov)
  • Mon, 27 Mar - day 3 - India 2nd innings 19/0 (KL Rahul 13*, M Vijay 6*, 6 ov)
  • Tue, 28 Mar - day 4 - India 2nd innings 106/2 (23.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Winning from behind

4

No. of times India have won a Test series after losing the first Test, including this. The other 3: vs Eng 1972-73, Aus 2000-01 and SL 2015.

Pujara's first at home

0

No. of ducks for Pujara in home Tests, before this. This was his first duck in 50 innings at home. He has had 2 ducks in 31 innings outside India.

Rare combined effort

2

Instances of 3 India bowlers picking 3 or more wickets in the same innings at home since 2000, both in this series - vs NZ at Eden Gardens and this match.

Umesh's best

14

Previous most wickets for Umesh Yadav in a series, in Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2011-12. Warner was the 15th scalp of this series for Umesh.

Warner's low

24.12

Warner's average in this series - his 3rd lowest in any series. He averaged 13 in NZ in 2015-16 (2 Tests) and 23 in Ashes 2013. In Ind in 2012-13, he averaged 24.37.

Jadeja the batsman

6

No. of 50+ scores for Jadeja in the 2016-17 season, same number as Kohli, Vijay and Rahul. Only Pujara has made more such scores (12).

All-rounder Jadeja

3

No. of players to score 500+ runs and take 50+ wickets in in a season - Kapil Dev in 1979-80, Mitchell Johnson in 2008-09 and Jadeja in 2016-17.

Consistent Rahul

5

No. of 50+ scores for Rahul in this series - the joint - most for an India opener in a series vs Aus. Vijay had also made 5 such scores in Aus in 2014-15.

Top of the table

79

Wickets for Ashwin in 2016-17 season - the most by any bowler in a season. He went past Dale Steyn's 78 scalps in 2007-08.

Captain Smith's series

2

No. of visiting captains to score 3 centuries in a series in India, including Smith this series. Alastair Cook in 2012-13 was the first.