India create history with first-ever series win in Australia on Monday after play of fourth and final day of Sydney Test is called off. It is the first time they have managed the feat since they began touring Australia in 1947-48.
India came into the Sydney Test with a 2-1 lead in the four-match Test series. Australia were enforced to follow-on on the rain-disrupted fourth day in reply of India massive 622-7 declare in first innings.
“It’s a great feeling for all of us. We’ve been working really hard to win a series overseas. And especially doing it in this country, it’s never easy,” Cheteshwar Pujara said.
Pujara was also awarded man of the match and player of the series for his 521 runs scoring three tons.