Ravichandran Ashwin proved to be the wrecker in chief in the second innings as he ripped apart Australia with his 31st five-wicket haul in Tests. Ashwin ran through the Aussie top order as the visitors were skittled out Australia for 91 in their second essay.
Australia had been on the back foot since posting a below-par 177 on a treacherous track, and India’s victory appeared just a matter of time after the home side amassed 400 to claim a hefty lead of 223.
As soon as India took the 1-0 lead in four-match series, wishes started pouring in for the hosts for their dominating show.
Never judge a pitch until both teams have batted on it. If both teams struggle, it’s the pitch. If just one team st… https://t.co/9v5Av5COjZ
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) 1676105492000
A dominating Test win. Jadeja the shining star with bat and ball. Rohit showing his class with a magnificent 100, A… https://t.co/B4T0Cb0eei
— Venkatesh Prasad (@venkateshprasad) 1676107061000
Loved the way India prepared for this series and this is called proper domination. Rohit leading from the front wit… https://t.co/u9BdZX9Dq8
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) 1676105447000
India dominated the Test from the start to finish.Terrific start to the #BorderGavaskarTrophy!#INDvAUS https://t.co/iGhQtfgQM4
— DK (@DineshKarthik) 1676106715000
What a performance by Team India.Australia seemed to have lost the natch before it began with too much emphasis on… https://t.co/15fdzEF2Bw
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) 1676106059000