India witnessed a victory against Australia in the India V/S Australia Test Match, held at Nagpur. The Indian Squad defeated the Australian team by innings and 132 runs. I The high-quality performances from skipper Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja (5/47, 2/34 and 70), Axar Patel (84, 1/06) and R Ashwin led to this tremendous victory. With this India is leading 1-0 in the current edition of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
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Adding to the list of players quitting IPL 2021, Australian cricketers Kane Richardson and Adam Zampa have decided to take a break from the tournament. Playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore this season, the players have cited "personal reasons" for their call-off. Earlier, another Australian player, Andre tye (from Rajasthan Royals squad) had announced the similar decision on April 25. Recently, R Ashwin also announced a break from the IPL… read-more
Delhi Capitals’ bowler Ravichandran Ashwin has announced a break from the ongoing season of the IPL 2021 to support his family suffering from COVID-19. Taking to Twitter after the match against SRH on April 25, the right arm spinner wrote, "I expect to return to play if things go in the right direction". Meanwhile, Delhi Capitals has extended its support to the player, wishing strength to his family.
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The ICC men's Player of the Month for February has been awarded to Ravichandran Ashwin for his exceptional performance in the India vs England Test series. With a total of 176 runs and 24 wickets in the month, including his 400th test wicket, the preeminent off-spinner extensively contributed to India's qualification in the upcoming World Test Championship Final against New Zealand. Meanwhile, England's Tammy Beaumont became the women's… read-more
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In his 77th Test, Ravichandran Ashwin became the fastest Indian bowler to take 400 wickets on February 25. Playing the third test in India versus England series, the spinner took four wickets at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. Moreover, he is the fourth Indian bowler to reach the 400 wicket milestone after Anil Kumble, Kapil Dev and Harbhajan Singh. Globally the record is held by Srilanka's Muttiah Muralitharan.… read-more
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Team India levelled the Test series 1-1 with an emphatic victory over England by 317 runs. The visitors were bowled out for 164 on fourth day of the second test in Chennai. Ravichandran Ashwin adjudged player of the match as he scored his fifth test century and picked up eight wickets. Earlier, India set a target of 482 runs after stellar knocks from skipper Virat Kohli and Ashwin.
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Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, with his dismissal of English batsman Rory Burns on February 8 became the first spinner in over 100 years to take a wicket off the first delivery of an inning. Ashwin dismissed Burns on the fourth day of the first test match between India-England series in 2021. The earlier record was held by South African bowler Bert Vogler, who achieved the feat back in year 1907.
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The International Cricket Council (ICC) on January 25 announced the introduction of 'ICC Player of the month' for both men & women. According to the reports, the cricketers across all formats will be awarded each month, through a vote by the former players, broadcasters, and journalists. Interestingly, the fans will also get a say in voting, officials informed. India's Mohammed Siraj, Washington Sundar, T Natarajan, Rishabh Pant, and R… read-more
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