India tour of Australia 2020-21
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India's 328-run chase vs Australia is their third most successful in Test cricket

19 Jan 2021

Aspecial effort from Team India was needed on Tuesday to chase down a 328-run target on final day of the fourth and decisive Test in Brisbane and Ajinkya Rahane's men did just what the doctor ordered to breach Australia's Gabba fortress.

In an impressive display of team effort, India batsmen joined hands to make a mockery of the target, chasing it down with 3 wickets and as many overs remaining. With the win Indian sealed their second consecutive series win Down Under. The repeated their 2018-19 feat with a similar 2-1 margin.

India's win in Brisbane also saw Team India register their third most successful run-chase in the longest format.

Prior to it, India has chased 403 runs against West Indies at Port of Spain in 1976 and 387 versus England in Chennai in 2008.

The run-chase is also the highest successful at the iconic Gabba. In November 1951, Australia had chased a target of 236 against West Indies. Notably, Australia had not lost a Test at Gabba since 1988.

Matches

ICC T20 World Cup 2021

9th Match, Group B, Al Amerat, 21 Oct 2021

Ban Ban
181/7 & / (20. ov)
PNG PNG
97/10 & / (19.3 ov) (Target

Bangladesh won by 84 runs

ICC T20 World Cup 2021

10th Match, Group B, Al Amerat, 21 Oct 2021

Oman Oman
122/10 & / (20. ov)
Scot Scot
123/2 & / (17. ov) (Target

Scotland won by 8 wickets

ICC T20 World Cup 2021

7th Match, Group A, Abu Dhabi, 20 Oct 2021

Neth Neth
164/4 & / (20. ov)
Namibia Namibia
166/4 & / (19. ov) (Target

Namibia won by 6 wickets

ICC T20 World Cup 2021

8th Match, Group A, Abu Dhabi, 20 Oct 2021

SL SL
171/7 & / (20. ov)
Ire Ire
101/10 & / (18.3 ov) (Target

Sri Lanka won by 70 runs