Australia batsman David Warner said he would not be 100 per cent fit for the third Test against India.
Australia batsman Marnus Labuschagne gave India's bowlers credit for their start to the Test series.
Mitchell Santner was the hero with 27 balls remaining to give New Zealand a 1-0 series lead in a nail-biting finish to the first Test.
Cricket Australia are confident the third Test at the SCG can be staged "in a safe and successful manner."
After Faf du Plessis posted 199 on day three, South Africa seized control and finished up as emphatic first Test winners against Sri Lanka.
India responded to an embarrassing capitulation in the first Test by securing a brilliant victory at the MCG to level the series.
Despite Australia's struggles with the bat, Tim Paine is unsure if changes are the answer.
Tim Southee took his 300th Test wicket as New Zealand moved closer to a win over Pakistan.
India levelled the four-Test series against Australia at 1-1 with victory in Melbourne.