Australian batsmen put a lot of work into net training sessions to deal with India's spin arsenal, said the vice-captain.
MS Dhoni might not have made a meaningful contribution with the bat in Ranchi but behind the stumps, the former India captain was electric.
Aaron Finch also applauded Adam Zampa's contribution during the second T20I against India.
Glenn Maxwell (113 not out) went on a rampage, smashing as many as nine sixes on way to his third century.
MS Dhoni knocked back eight singles in the final three overs which yielded 17 runs and just one boundary.
Australia pulled off a thrilling three-wicket win against India in the first T20 International to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
Highlights: Ind vs Aus 1st T20I: Glenn Maxwell was the top-scorer for Australia with 56 runs.
India host Australia for a two-match T20I and five-match ODI series.
Australia will face India in the first of two-match T20I series in Visakhapatnam.
Glenn Maxwell's men finished on 132/7, losing the first ever all-Melbourne BBL final by 13 runs at the end of the near two-month tournament.
Glenn Maxwell is among Australia's probables for the World Cup 2019.
Alyssa Healy was named the women's ODI and T20I Player of the Year.
Glenn Maxwell dropped an easy catch of MS Dhoni in the ODI series decider in Melbourne on Friday.
The three-match ODI series is currently tied at 1-1.
Glenn Maxwell remained unbeaten on 11 runs from 5 deliveries during the first ODI against India.
Glenn Maxwell was not picked for the recently-concluded Test series against India.
MS Dhoni's signature helicopter shot was earlier played by Rashid Khan in the Big Bash League (BBL).