IND vs ENG: Ravichandran Ashwin, who took 400 wickets, told himself ‘Accidental Cricketer’


Ahmedabad: In the Test series between India and England (IND vs ENG), Ravichandran Ashwin got to see the fire. He took 7 wickets in Ahmedabad Test and completed 400 wickets in the longest format of cricket. Now his Test wickets have reached 401.

Ashwin’s wishes were immense

After winning the third Test against England, Virat Kohli also could not stop himself from praising Ravichandran Ashwin. The Indian captain described him as a ‘legend’ of the present time, but Indian off-spinner Ashwin said that he actually suddenly became a cricketer.

The dream of playing in team India is complete
Ashwin told BCCI TV, ‘I suddenly became a cricketer. I was actually one of the fans of cricket who became a cricketer. I am living my dream here. I never thought that I will play on behalf of Team India. He said that the Kovid-19 lockdown made him realize how lucky he was that he got an opportunity to play for India.

Ashwin is lucky

Ravichandran Ashwin said, ‘After the end of the match and if I contributed to the victory, I thought that I have the grace of God but in the time of Kovid-19 (COVID-19) I realized that I What a lucky opportunity I got to play on behalf of Team India.

‘AUS was not expected to go’

He said, ‘Even when I came back from IPL, I did not think that I would play in Australia and that’s why I say everything is a gift. The game I wanted, he gave me back a lot. Ashwin said that he saw many videos of private performances during the lockdown which improved his understanding of the game.

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‘Learned from Sachin’

He said, ‘I used to watch a lot of footage before but this time my understanding of the game got better. During the lockdown, I saw many earlier matches, especially the innings played in Sachin’s Chepak and other matches. Ashwin took the 400th wicket in the form of Jofra Archer and when the batsman took DRS, he realized that he had reached this point.

‘400th wicket special’

Ravichandran Ashwin said, ‘Actually at the time when he (Archer) took DRS, I realized that I have taken 400th wicket. He then showed the 400th wicket on the board, all standing in the stadium clapping. The last 3 months were like a fairy tale.


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