After a thumping victory by an innings and 135 runs at Hyderabad, a look at India\'s top 10 victories (by winning margin) over Australia.
New Delhi: India's comprehensive victory over Australia in the second Test marked a string of achievements and milestones for many individual players as well as the team. MS Dhoni notched up his 22nd Test victory as a captain to become India's most successful Test skipper overhauling Sourav Ganguly's record of 21. Interestingly, this is also India's 22nd Test win over Australia.
Both teams have engaged in some pulsating and combative contests over the years and their rivalry is deemed as one of the most fiercest in the world cricket. India and Australia have had their glorious moments and disappointing lows.
Following are the ten biggest victories India have scored over Australia.
# Innings and 219 runs, Kolkata, March 21, 1998
# Innings and 135 runs, Hyderabad, March 5, 2013
# Innings and 100 runs, Mumbai, November 7, 1979
# Innings and 2 runs, Sydney, January 12, 1978
# 320 runs, Mohali, October 21, 2008
# 222 runs, Melbourne, January 4, 1978
# 179 runs, Chennai, March 10, 1998
# 172 runs, Nagpur, November 10, 2008
# 171 runs, Kolkata, March 15, 2001
# 153 runs, Kanpur, October 7, 1979