- India, led by Ajinkya Rahane, won Australia’s fourth Test match by 3 wickets
- With this victory, Team India won the Border Gavaskar Trophy 2-1.
- Pujara scored half-century for the team chasing a target of 328 runs in the victory campaign
Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri has said that Cheteshwar Pujara, the No. 3 batsman of the Test team, is a warrior. Pujara scored 56 runs off 211 balls in the fourth Test match played in Gabba against Australia and during this period, he faced many balls on his body, but he remained on the wicket and created a victory for the team.
Shastri said, ‘Pujara is the warrior of the team. After watching his performances in Sydney and Brisbane, I told him that Pujju, you made him nervous. Pujara’s slow batting was the subject of discussion throughout the series. But his fifties in the third and fourth Test matches showed how important it is for him to be in the team.
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Shastri said that the team does not want to get into any kind of debate at this time. Shastri said, ‘I think the players should enjoy it. Debates will go on. Don’t want to get into any kind of debate at this time. ‘ Captain Ajinkya Rahane also praised Pujara fiercely.
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He said, ‘Pujara today (Tuesday), despite the injuries caused by the bouncer, the way he has played is fantastic. He did not panic. Their goal was to save the wicket.