India made its longest undefeated streak in Test cricket by winning nine tests in a year.
After its defeat in Sri Lanka, this year, India played 12 Test matches and won nine of them, drawing the other three.
The nine wins in 2016 are the most India have ever won in a calendar year. They had won 8 in 2010.
Most Test wins by India in a calendar year
Indian batsman and captain of the team, Virat Kohli, has become only Indian captain to have won nine Tests in a year.
Under his captaincy, India made record of 18 match streak, going past their 17 match streak between September 1985 and March 1987. The current sequence started off with a 278-run win in Colombo (SSC) to which they added 13 more wins.