BCCI announces Indian squad to play against Australia in first Test
Adelaide/UNI: The BCCI on Wednesday announced the Indian playing XI, which will take on Australia in the first Test of the four match series, starting here on December 17.
No jealousy between me and Ashwin, says Harbhajan
New Delhi/UNI: Veteran India spinner Harbhajan Singh has rejected the perception that he is jealous of his former India teammate Ravinchandran Ashwin, saying the Tamil Nadu off-spinner is a 'legend in making'.
Not against rules to run-out non-striker if batsman leaves crease early
London, Mar 27 (UNI): Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), the arbiter of the laws of the game, has released a statement regarding India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin’s controversial ‘Mankad’ run-out of England's Jos Buttler in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match.
Ashwin overtakes Steyn as the leading wicket taker in a season
Dharamsala, Mar 25 (IBNS): Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin overtook South African fast bowler Dale Steyn to become the leading wicket taking bowler in a single season of Test cricket during the first day of the ongoing fourth Test match against Australia on Saturday.
Australia bundles out India for 105 runs on second day of first cricket test match
Pune, Feb 24 (IBNS): India was bundled out for 105 runs on Friday by the Australian team on Friday, the second day of the cricket test match being played at Pune.
Ashwin wins Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016
Dubai, Dec 22 (IBNS): Ravichandran Ashwin has become the third India player and 12th player overall to win the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy after being named as the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016, an official release stated.
India's lead extend past 100 runs, Karun nears a double hundred
Chennai, Dec 19 (IBNS): India's Karun Nair piled on the misery for the English bowlers along with Ravichandran Ashwin as they duo forged an unbeaten century-run stand for the sixth wicket as the home side extended their lead to 105 runs, here on Monday, day four of the fifth and final Test match.
India win by an innings and 36 runs, take series 3-0
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IBNS): Needing four wickets to defeat England and win the Mumbai Test match, the Indian bowlers finished the job within nine overs in the morning session here on Monday, the final day of the fourth Test match.
England win toss, put up 137 runs for the loss of 2 wickets
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IBNS): Winning the toss and electing to bat first, England have put on 137 runs for the loss of two wickets here on Thursday, day one of the fourth Test match against India.
Ind-NZ: Ashwin's 20th 'fifer' restrict New Zealand to 299
Indore, Oct 10 (IBNS): Ravichandran Ashwin's 20th 'fifer' of in his Test career helped India restrict new Zealand for 299 runs in their first innings here on Monday, day three of the third Test match.
Ind-NZ: Ashwin, Jadeja share four wickets as visitors lose half their side
Kanpur, Sept 24 (IBNS): After a barren session for the Indian bowlers in a rain curtailed day on Friday, Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja came back strongly to pick up a brace each in the morning of the third day of the first test between India and New Zealand here on Saturday.
Saha, Ashwin bat India out of danger, team sail past 300 runs
Gros Islet, St Lucia, Aug 10 (IBNS): A contrasting picture prevailed in the opening session on day two of the third Test match between India and West Indies as the visitors added 80 runs to their overnight score without any casualty, here on Wednesday.
West Indies fold for 196; Ashwin, Rahul key performer for India
Kingston, July 31 (IBNS): Ravichandran Ashwin's dream run continued as the spinner picked up his 18th five wicket haul of his career on Saturday to skittle out the home side for 196 runs on the first day of the second Test match against West Indies.
Virat departs post lunch, Ashwin reaches 3-figure mark
Antigua, July 22 (IBNS): Continuing his rich vein of form against the West Indies, Ravichandran Ashwin scored yet another century, here on Friday, day two of the first Test match.
Career high gains for Ashwin and Hazlewood after Nagpur and Adelaide Tests
Dubai, Nov 30 (IBNS) There has been a reshuffle at the top of the ICC Player Rankings for Test Bowlers, with career-high gains for Indiaâ€™s Ravichandran Ashwin and Australiaâ€™s Josh Hazlewood following their sideâ€™s victories in Nagpur and Adelaide, pushing the duo into second and 10th places, respectively.