Though it is too early to predict the future course of Patel’s career in Test cricket, it can be safely said that he will not find wicket-taking to be as easy as it was during his first three matches.
"My phone is on and if he does want to give me a call or a message, he should feel free.," said the England ODI opener.
Test matches are scheduled to be played across five consecutive days, but why do most of them end within two or three days?
The maiden win over the West Indies in 1971 and the comeback victory over Australia in 2001 were epochal ones as they served to chart the course of the game in the country during the years that followed.
It was something which most players aren't able to achieve in their entire career, felt the former Australian captain.
The 21-year-old was impressive during the tour, with a highest of 91 and another half-century to total 259 from three Tests in his debut series Down Under.
The Indian head coach said a kick on the backside to reignite the pride in the system made a lot of difference in the last three Tests.
The meek surrender of the visitors in the last Test, where their second innings lasted a mere 54.5 overs, indicates that there is more to the defeat than the pitch alone.
India's 13th consecutive Test series victory at home also secured their place in the June final of the World Test Championship against New Zealand.
The English batsmen were found wanting against the spin duo of R Ashwin and Axar Patel on Indian pitches.