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India win first-ever Test series in Australia

India's team players celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's team players celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's team players celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli holds the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after receiving it from Australia's former cricketer Alan Boarder after a 2-1 series victory following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli holds the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after receiving it from Australia's former cricketer Alan Boarder after a 2-1 series victory following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India...more

India's captain Virat Kohli holds the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after receiving it from Australia's former cricketer Alan Boarder after a 2-1 series victory following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli gestures to supporters as his teammates celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli gestures to supporters as his teammates celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January...more

India's captain Virat Kohli gestures to supporters as his teammates celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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Australia's captain Tim Paine (C) watches on with teammates as India celebrates a 2-1 series victory following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

Australia's captain Tim Paine (C) watches on with teammates as India celebrates a 2-1 series victory following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019....more

Australia's captain Tim Paine (C) watches on with teammates as India celebrates a 2-1 series victory following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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The Indian team celebrates a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

The Indian team celebrates a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

The Indian team celebrates a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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India's players celebrate after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Steve Christo/via REUTERS

India's players celebrate after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Steve Christo/via REUTERS

India's players celebrate after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Steve Christo/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli tips his hat as he and his teammates celebrate after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Steve Christo/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli tips his hat as he and his teammates celebrate after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019....more

India's captain Virat Kohli tips his hat as he and his teammates celebrate after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Steve Christo/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli celebrates with his wife Anushka Sharma after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Steve Christo/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli celebrates with his wife Anushka Sharma after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019....more

India's captain Virat Kohli celebrates with his wife Anushka Sharma after winning the series 2-1 following play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Steve Christo/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli recieves the Border-Gavaskar Trophy from Australia's former cricketer Allan Border following India's 2-1 series victory over Australia after play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli recieves the Border-Gavaskar Trophy from Australia's former cricketer Allan Border following India's 2-1 series victory over Australia after play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and...more

India's captain Virat Kohli recieves the Border-Gavaskar Trophy from Australia's former cricketer Allan Border following India's 2-1 series victory over Australia after play being abandoned on day five in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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The Indian team poses for a photograph with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

The Indian team poses for a photograph with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January...more

The Indian team poses for a photograph with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli lifts the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli lifts the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019....more

India's captain Virat Kohli lifts the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli kisses the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli kisses the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019....more

India's captain Virat Kohli kisses the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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India's captain Virat Kohli kisses the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

India's captain Virat Kohli kisses the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019....more

India's captain Virat Kohli kisses the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as they celebrate a 2-1 series victory over Australia following play being abandoned in the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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Covers are seen as play continues to be delayed on day five of the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

Covers are seen as play continues to be delayed on day five of the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

Covers are seen as play continues to be delayed on day five of the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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The Indian cricket team and staff pose for a photograph ahead of play on day five of the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

The Indian cricket team and staff pose for a photograph ahead of play on day five of the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

The Indian cricket team and staff pose for a photograph ahead of play on day five of the fourth test match between Australia and India at the SCG in Sydney, Australia, January 7, 2019. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS
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