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Ravichandran Ashwin picks 250th wicket at home

Ravichandran Ashwin picks 250th wicket at home

 India’s spin spearhead R. Ashwin on Thursday became the third spinner after Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh to pick 250 wickets on Indian soil. He achieved the feat during the second session of the first Test against Bangladesh at the Holkar Cricket Stadium as he cleaned up skipper Mominul Haque for 37.A brilliant display from

Ashwin fastest to take 300 wickets in Tests

Nagpur, Nov 27, India premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Monday became the fastest bowler in the history of Test cricket to take 300 wickets.The 31-year-old, who bagged eight wickets in the second encounter against Sri Lanka here achieved this feat in 54 matches, surpassing the record of Australia’s Denis Lillee, who achieved the milestone in

Umesh, Shami return for first three Australia ODIs- Daily Post India

Umesh, Shami return for first three Australia ODIs

The fast bowlers Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami today returned to a 15-member India squad for the first three of the five-match ODI series against Australia. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced a 16-member squad, on Sunday for the the first three ODIs of the upcoming five-match series against Australia, starting September 17 in Chennai.

R Ashwin claims three wickets on County debut

R Ashwin claims three wickets on County debut

R Ashwin claims three wickets on County debut. After being rested for the limited overs series against Sri Lanka, India’s ace spinner Ravichandran Ashwin claimed his first County Cricket wicket on Tuesday on his debut for Worcestershire.The 30-year old all-rounder struck his maiden wicket in County Championship by dismissing Gloucestershire’s wicket-keeper batsman Gareth Roderick in