India will need to bat out the final day of the fourth Test against Australia in Brisbane to retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
The nominees of the award, which honours India's finest sportswomen, will be announced in February.
Australia hold the advantage after a rain-shortened second day of the decisive fourth Test against India in Brisbane.
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The BBC World Service speaks to reporters in six regions around the world about the hopes and expectations for Joe Biden's administration.