Australia vs India 4th Test match to be played in Sydney

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Following is a factbox on the final test of the four-match series between Australia and India:

Venue: Sydney Cricket Ground with a capacity of 48,000 people

When: Jan. 3-7. Play starts at 1030 local time (2330 GMT)

Team Australia (World ranking: fifth)

Squad – Tim Paine (captain), Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Marsh,

Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, Peter Handscomb, Marcus Harris, Marnus

Labuschagne, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Shaun

Marsh, Peter Siddle, Mitchell Starc

Coach: Justin Langer

Team India (World ranking: first)

Squad – KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat

Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant,

Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravichandran

Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav

Coach: Ravi Shastri

Match Officials

Umpires: Richard Kettleborough (England), Ian Gould

(England)

TV umpire: Marais Erasmus (South Africa)

Match referee: Andy Pycroft (Zimbabwe)

History Australia vs India tests in Sydney

Matches: 11

Australia wins: 5

India wins: 1

Year Winner Margin

1947 match drawn

1968 Australia 144 runs

1978 India inns & 2 runs

1981 Australia inns & 4 runs

1986 match drawn

1992 match drawn

2000 Australia inns & 141 runs

2004 match drawn

2008 Australia 122 runs

2012 Australia inns & 68 runs

2015 match drawn

This Series

First test (Adelaide)

India won by 31 runs.

Second test (Perth)

Australia won by 146 runs.

Third test (Melbourne)

India won by 137 runs.

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