India v Australia flashback: Famous Indian Test victories, part two

From Laxman’s epic 281 to Dravid’s Adelaide marathon and a one-wicket Mohali thriller, we take a look at some of India’s most memorable defeats of Australia in Test cricket.

An epic at Eden Gardens

This match is the stuff of legend. India down 0-1 in the series, bowled out for 171 in reply to Australia’s 445, forced to follow on … and then it all turned very, very special. The hero for India was VVS Laxman, whose 83-ball 59 from No. 6 inspired the move to send him in at No. 3 when India batted a second time on the third day. Laxman finished the day not out on 109 and with Rahul Dravid (180) batted the entire fourth day while adding 335; the eventual stand of 376 broke a series of records and took India to 589 for 4. Read more
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