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R Ashwin Makes History: Surpasses Anil Kumble’s Feat with 350 Test Wickets at Home

R Ashwin Makes History: In the game of cricket, milestones are celebrated as testaments to a player’s skill, perseverance, and contribution to the sport. Today, the cricketing world witnessed yet another landmark moment as Ravichandran Ashwin, the masterful Indian off spinner, etched his name in the annals of history by reaching a monumental milestone of 350 Test wickets on home soil.

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R Ashwin Makes History: Surpasses Anil Kumble’s Feat with 350 Test Wickets at Home

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The third day of the Ranchi Test between India and England witnessed Ashwin’s brilliance in full display. As the visitors commenced their second innings with a slender lead of 46 runs, Ashwin wasted no time in asserting his dominance over the English batting lineup. With an impeccable display of spin bowling, Ashwin orchestrated a remarkable feat, dismissing the formidable English duo of Ben Duckett and Ollie Pope on consecutive deliveries.

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Surpassing Anil Kumble

The dismissal of Duckett, caught by Sarfaraz Khan at forward short leg, followed by Pope’s leg-before-wicket (LBW) decision upheld upon review, marked Ashwin’s 350th Test wicket on Indian soil. This achievement not only underscores Ashwin’s exceptional bowling prowess but also places him ahead of the legendary Anil Kumble, who previously held the record for the most Test wickets in India.

R Ashwin Makes History: Surpasses Anil Kumble’s Feat with 350 Test Wickets at Home

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Ashwin’s journey to this milestone has been nothing short of extraordinary. Despite facing challenges and criticisms, the veteran off-spinner has consistently showcased his resilience and determination, emerging as a stalwart of the Indian bowling attack. His ability to outfox batsmen with guile and precision has earned him accolades and admiration from cricket enthusiasts worldwide.

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As the Ranchi Test unfolds, Ashwin’s milestone serves as a testament to his unwavering commitment to excellence and his enduring legacy in Indian cricket. With each wicket he claims, Ashwin cements his status as one of the all time greats of the game, leaving an indelible mark on the cricketing landscape.

FAQ

  1. What milestone did Ravichandran Ashwin achieve in the Ranchi Test against England?

    Ravichandran Ashwin completed 350 Test wickets in India during the Ranchi Test against England

  2. How many matches did it take for Ashwin to reach 350 Test wickets at home?

    Ashwin achieved this milestone in 59 Test matches played on home turf

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