India becomes first team to accomplish 9-0 clean sweep on away tour
Colombo : Team India's Sri Lanka tour has made them everyone's favourite, thanks to a clean sweep of 9-0 across all formats. 'Men in Blue' have become the first ones to accomplish the feat on away tour.
India on Wednesday won one-off T20I by seven wickets to remain unbeaten in the series
It was the seventh time when a team has ended up winning every international match across formats on a tour. But no team has done a 9-0 on a overseas tour.
Australia achieved the same sweeping 9-0 scoreline against Pakistan in 2009-10 but they did that at home.
Here’s the list:
9-0: India in Sri Lanka (2017), won by India
9-0: Pakistan in Australia (2009-10), won by Australia
8-0: Bangladesh in New Zealand (2016-17), won by New Zealand
7-0: Zimbabwe in West Indies (2012-13), won by West Indies
6-0: Pakistan in Zimbabwe (2011), won by Pakistan
6-0: Pakistan in Bangladesh (2011-12), won by Pakistan
6-0: Zimbabwe in New Zealand (2011-12), won by New Zealand