R Ashwin Cricket Records: India’s strong off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has turned 36 today. Today he is celebrating his 36th birthday. Ashwin was born on 17 September 1986 in Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu. Ashwin has created many records while playing for India. He is the fastest bowler to take 250 and 350 wickets in Test cricket. At the same time, Ashwin has so far taken 659 wickets in 255 international matches. Today we will tell you about some of his special records on the occasion of Ashwin’s birthday.
Amazing in debut test
India’s veteran spinner R Ashwin made his Test debut on 6 November 2011 against West Indies in Delhi. On his debut test itself, the king had performed amazingly after this spin. Ashwin took 9 wickets in that match. At the same time, he also became the player of the match in that match. Since his debut, Ashwin never looked back and he became the king of spin in the Indian team.
While R Ashwin took 250 wickets in his 45th Test, he took 300 wickets in his 54th Test. In this sense, he is the fastest bowler to take 250 and 300 wickets in Test cricket. At the same time, Ashwin has achieved the fastest 100 wickets in Test cricket from India. He took 100 wickets in his 18th match.
Ashwin is the only Indian player to take the five-wicket haul of a century in Test cricket for India three times. At the same time, Ashwin has won the Player of the Series title 9 times in Test cricket. He is just behind Sri Lanka’s legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan (11) in this matter.
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R Ashwin made his international debut on 5 June 2010 in an ODI against Sri Lanka. Only 7 days after this, he got a chance to make his T20 debut. However, he had to wait about one and a half years for his Test debut. Ashwin has taken a total of 659 wickets in all three formats of cricket. These include 442 wickets in Test cricket, 151 in ODIs and 66 wickets in T20 Internationals.
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He has also been very successful in R Ashwin batting. In his international career, he has scored 5 centuries and 13 half-centuries. He has scored all his centuries in Test matches. Although his run average in T20 International cricket has been 32.20. Ashwin, who has made many achievements in his name in cricket, is also the first bowler to take 50 wickets for India in T20 International.