Border Gavaskar Trophy Winners List: Check the winners list and other numbers

Updated on: Jan 20, 2023 12:56 pm IST

  • Border Gavaskar Trophy Winners List

    Border Gavaskar Trophy Winners List: The BorderGavaskar Trophy is a Test cricket series played between India and Australia. The trophy was established in 199697 when Australia toured India for a twomatch Test series. It is named after two of the greatest cricketers to have played the game Allan Border of Australia and Sunil Gavaskar of India. The series is played in a bestoffour format, with two home and two away Tests. The series usually takes place every two years, and the most recent series was held in 202021.

    The Indian team is the current holder of the Border Gavaskar Trophy as they won the 4 match Test series in 2020/21 in Australia by 2-1. Take a look at the winners of this coveted trophy over the years.

    Border Gavaskar Trophy Winners List

    Year

    Host Country Winner Margin
    1996-97 India India

    1-0 (1)

    1997-98

    India India 2-1 (3)
    1999-00 Australia Australia

    3-0 (3)

    2001

    India India

    2-1 (3)

    2003-04

    Australia Draw 1-1 (4)
    2004 Australia Australia

    2-1 (4)

    2007-08

    Australia Australia 2-1 (4)
    2008 India India

    2-0 (4)

    2010

    India India 2-0 (4)
    2011-12 Australia Australia

    4-0 (4)

    2013

    India India 4-0 (4)
    2014-15 Australia Australia

    2-0 (4)

    2017

    India India 2-1 (4)
    2019-18 Australia India

    2-1 (4)

    2020-21

    Australia India

    2-1 (4)

    Since 1996, India and Australia have collided in 15 series and team India stands out with 9 out of the 15 series wins. Only once in 2003/04 the 4 match Test series in Australia was drawn 1-1. Now let’s take a look at the numbers game,

    Most Runs in Border Gavaskar Trophy for India

    Sachin Tendulkar

    Matches Innings Runs Average Best 100s/50s
    34 65 3262 56.24 241* 9/16

    Most Runs in Border Gavaskar Trophy for Australia

    Ricky Ponting

    Matches Innings Runs Average Best 100s/50s
    29 51 2555 54.36 257 8/12

    Most Wickets for India

    Anil Kumble

    Matches Overs Wickets Average Economy Best Bowling in an Innings
    20 1086 111 30.32 3.09 8/141

    Most Wickets for Australia

    Nathan Lyon

    Matches Overs Wickets Average Economy Best Bowling in an Innings
    22 1039.5 94 34.75 3.14 8/50

    Highest Individual scorer

    Michael Clarke (Aus)- 329* in 2012 at Sydney

    Best bowling figure in a match

    Harbhajan Singh (Ind)- 15/217 in 2001 at Chennai

    The next Border Gavaskar Trophy is slated to take place in India from February 9, 2023. Rohit Sharma will be leading the Indian team for the first time in this elusive series, whereas Pat Cummins will be leading the visitors for the second time in Border Gavaskar Trophy.

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