India vs Australia head-to-head record in Tests

Team India
Indian players pose with the trophy after retaining the Border-Gavaskar Trophy earlier in the year. File photo: AFP/Punit Paranjpe

Australia and India will clash in the final of the World Test Championship at The Oval on Wednesday. Here is a glance at the statistical highlights from the past encounters between the two teams. 

Matches: 106 

India won: 32 

Australia won: 44 

Draws: 29

Tied: 1

Highest total: 705/7 by India in Sydney in 2004 

Lowest total: 36 by India in Adelaide in 2020 

Most runs: Sachin Tendulkar (India) - 3,630 runs in 74 innings 

Most hundreds: Tendulkar - 11 

Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar celebrates his hundred against Australia in the 1992 Perth Test. File photo: AFP/Greg Wood

Most double hundreds: Ricky Ponting (Australia) - 3 

Highest score: Michael Clarke - 329 not out in Sydney in 2012 

Highest partnership: 386 by Ricky Ponting & Michael Clarke in Adelaide in 2012 

Most wickets: Nathan Lyon (Australia) - 116 in 47 innings 

Nathan Lyon
Nathan Lyon, right, has picked up the most number of wickets in India-Australia Tests. File photo: PTI/Ravi Choudhary

Most five-wicket hauls: Anil Kumble (India) - 10 

Most 10-wicket hauls: Harbhajan Singh (India) - 3 

Best bowling figures in an innings: Jasu Patel (India) - 9/69 in Kanpur in 1959

Best match figures: Harbhajan Singh - 15/217 in Chennai in 2001 

Most dismissals by a wicketkeeper: Adam Gilchrist (Australia) - 75 in 36 innings 

Most catches by a wicketkeeper: Gilchrist - 73 in 36 innings 

Most stumpings: M S Dhoni (India) - 15 in 35 innings 

Most catches by a fielder: Rahul Dravid (India) - 46 in 60 innings 

The comments posted here/below/in the given space are not on behalf of Onmanorama. The person posting the comment will be in sole ownership of its responsibility. According to the central government's IT rules, obscene or offensive statement made against a person, religion, community or nation is a punishable offense, and legal action would be taken against people who indulge in such activities.