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India vs West Indies: Ravichandran Ashwin surpasses Harbhajan Singh in elite list

Hindustan Times – Ravichandran Ashwin added another accolade to his illustrious career as the off-spinner claimed his 42nd four-for on Day 3 of the first Test match against West Indies in Rajkot.

Summary

  • Ravichandran Ashwin added another accolade to his illustrious career as the off-spinner claimed his 42nd four-for on Day 3 of the first Test match against West Indies in Rajkot.
  • The record belongs to Anil Kumble who took four wickets on 66 occasions in a Test innings.
  • Ashwin was the pick of the bowlers in the first innings with figures of 4/37 and in the second innings, he took two more wickets guide India to their biggest victory (by runs) in Test history.
  • They were bowled out for 181 in their first innings in response to India’s 649-9 declared.
  • In the first innings, Ashwin first removed Chase with a beauty, a flighted ball that turned in to create a big gap between bat and pad before crashing into the stumps.


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