Rishabh Pant scored 159 not out from 189 balls in the first innings of the match,
which was his highest score, see Best
Batting Performances, and the the third highest score by an Indian wicket keeper. See Wicket Keepers Scoring a Century. Also, it was his second century, first
against Australia, and he has now scored 696 runs at an average of 49.71. See Performances
by Opponent at All Grounds.
Chetashwar Pujara scored 193 runs from 373 balls in the first innings of the
match, which was his fifth highest score, the first time he has been dismissed in 190's, see Best Batting Performances, and is the eighth Indian batsman to be dismissed in the
190's. See Players
Scoring in 190s . Also, it was his eighteenth century, fifth against Australia, see Performances
by Opponent at All Grounds, and third in Australia. See Performances in Australia. Pujara has now scored 5,426
runs, see Indian Players Scoring 5000 Career Runs, and his average of 51.19
is the fifth highest by an Indian player. See Highest Batting Average for Indian Players Batting 30
Innings. Pujara has been dismissed "Caught" 36.8% of his dismissals, see Graphical Analysis of Dismissals against All Countries, and has been dismissed on
9 occasions by Nathan Lyon (AUS). See Analysis
of Dismissals against All Countries.
India scored 7/622 declared in the first innings of the match, which was the
twenty ninth occasion that India have scored 600 or more in an innings. See Innings Scores in Selected Range of 600 or more by
Kuldeep Yadav took 5/99 in the first innings of the match, which was the second
time that he has taken five wickets in an innings, see Best
Bowling Performances, first against Australia, and he has now taken 24 wickets at an average of
24.13. See Performances by Opponent at All Grounds.
India drew the match against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, and have
now won 7, lost 29, drawn 12 of the 48 matches against Australia in Australia, see Australia v India, and won 1, lost 5, drawn 6 of the 12 matches
played against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground. See Australia v India at Sydney Cricket Ground. India
won the 4 match series 2-1, which is their first series win in the 12 series against Australia in Australia.
Test Series for Australia Versus India at Home .