India – New Delhi: A day after Ravi Ashwin became the fastest bowler to reach the milestone of 300 Test wickets, Sri Lankan spin legend feels he is presently the best spinner in the world.

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  • New Delhi: A day after Ravi Ashwin became the fastest bowler to reach the milestone of 300 Test wickets, Sri Lankan spin legend feels he is presently the best spinner in the world.
  • On day four of India vs Sri Lanka second Test, Ashwin, playing in his 54th match, picked four wickets to enter the 300 Test wickets club.
  • Cheteshwar Pujara is Now Ranked 2nd in The Latest ICC Test Rankings For Batsmen, Virat Kohli Stays at 5th“He is not in the One-Day team but hopefully he will return and do wonders in the shorter formats also,” said the spin legend, who holds the world record of capturing 800 wickets in 133 Test matches.
  • Having eclipsed Lille’s feat, the real challenge now for Ashwin is to break Muralitharan’s record of being the fastest to 400, 500, 600, 700 and 800 Test wickets.
  • While Muralitharan complemented the current Indian team under Kohli for its level of consistency, he expressed serious concern about the sorry state of Sri Lankan cricket.


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