- Tag results for Virat Kohli
Kohli feels closely-placed remaining two games on November 23 and 25 could be a good thing for the team as it won't be fretting over the loss for a long time.
Chasing 174 runs for a win after D/L method came into action, India fell short by five runs, managing 169 for seven.
Australia have gone quieter on the field in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.
India will open the series against Australia with a three-match T20 International series here on Wednesday, followed by four Tests and three ODIs.
Australian pacer Pat Cummins Sunday refused to buy Kohli's self-appraisal that he is no longer the one looking for confrontations.
Australia were beaten in both white-ball formats by South Africa in recent weeks, but skipper Aaron Finch is confident they can turn their fortunes around with a more assertive approach.
Besides India captain Virat Kohli, Rohit is another batsmen that could give the home team plenty of headache in the limited-overs leg of the series beginning Wednesday.
Denying that the Indian skipper was given any such memo, BCCI said in a statement that the report by a Mumbai-based tabloid was 'baseless'.
Australia, the land of the self-assured, and many would say smug, cricketers while playing on home territory, are today a nation in turmoil.
Prior to departing for Australia, run-machine Kohli insisted he realised he doesn't need to get into confrontations to get a feel of the contest. Cummins doesn't think so.
Australian cricket teams over the years have played tough cricket with liberal mix of sledging, which former skipper Steve Waugh often termed as "mental disintegration".
This was after both tours were seen as best chance for Virat Kohli's men to set the poor overseas record straight.
A Committee of Administrators member in a Whatsapp message to the Indian skipper asked him to be civil and courteous while interacting with media and fans alike.
Du Plessis' South Africa beat India 2-1 in the series but Kohli emerged as the top run-getter with an aggregate of 286 from three Tests at an average of 47.66.
Ahead of India's match with Ireland, Kohli had taken to Twitter and urged people to support the Indian team using #JerseyKnowsNoGender.