India wins the Border-Gavaskar Trophy by a defeating Australia 4-0 in Test Series

India completed a historic 4-0 clean sweep against Australia by recording an emphatic six-wicket victory in the fourth and final cricket Test.

Border–Gavaskar Trophy

  • A Test cricket series played between India and Australia.
  • If the series is drawn, then the country holding the trophy retains it.
  • The series is named after Australia’s Allan Border and India’s Sunil Gavaskar, who both scored over 10,000 Test runs in their career

Results

               Year     ::    Played in      ::     Winner ::      Player of the series

  1. 1996–97 :: India :: India won the one-off Test 1-0 :: Nayan Mongia
  2. 1997–98 :: India :: India won the 3-match series 2-1 :: Sachin Tendulkar
  3. 1999–00 :: Australia :: Australia won the 3-match series 3-0 :: Sachin Tendulkar
  4. 2000–01 :: India :: India won the 3-match series 2-1 ::  Harbhajan Singh / Matthew Hayden
  5. 2003–04 :: Australia :: 4-match series drawn 1-1 [Retained By India] :: Rahul Dravid
  6. 2004–05 :: India :: Australia won the 4-match series 2-1 :: Damien Martyn
  7. 2007–08 :: Australia :: Australia won the 4-match series 2-1 :: Brett Lee
  8. 2008–09 :: India :: India won the 4-match series 2-0 :: Ishant Sharma
  9. 2010–11 :: India :: India won the 2-match series 2-0 :: Sachin Tendulkar
  10. 2011–12 :: Australia :: Australia won the 4-match series 4–0 :: Michael Clarke
  11. 2012–13 :: India :: India won the 4-match series 4-0 :: Ravichandran Ashwin

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