newscricket13 hours ago

Ashwin clarifies bowling leg-spin to Steve Smith during IPL was not a ploy

Ravichandran Ashwin has made it clear that bowling leg-spin to Steve Smith during the IPL was not a ploy to hide his bowling style and rather was to develop his own bowling skills. He has also said that unsettling David Warner from early in the innings is the best option to get him out early.
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newscricket2 days ago

If Umesh was Australian, he would have taken over 150 Test wickets by now, says Rodney Hogg

Former Australia fast bowler Rodney Hogg described Umesh Yadav as "quick with a great action" and said had Yadav been playing for Australia he would have taken over 150 Test wickets by now. Hogg expects fast bowlers to play a big role in the high-profile four-Test series starting in Pune on Feb 23.
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newscricket2 days ago

Shaun Marsh : We know what to expect from Ashwin and Jadeja

Shaun Marsh has said the Australian team knows exactly what to expect from the Indian spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the upcoming four-match Test series. Marsh got off to a good start to the tour with a century against India A at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
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newscricket3 days ago

I lead without a title, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin believes that he has crossed that stage where he should think if he deserved to be the vice-captain of the Indian team. The ace off-spinner said in some ways he leads the team without a title and ends up playing a crucial part in most matches which India wins.
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newscricket4 days ago

God sent Ashwin to win games for India: Erapalli Prasanna

Former Indian spinner and a member of the famous Indian spin quartet of the 60s and the 70s, Erapalli Prasanna, has said that Ravichandran Ashwin has been sent by god to win matches for India. The veteran off-spinner also said that Anil Kumble has played an integral part in Ashwin's success.
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newscricket4 days ago

Ravichandran Ashwin : It's an honour when a legend compares you with the best

Steve Waugh recently called Ravichandran Ashwin as the 'Bradman of bowling.' The ace spinner was delighted at the high praise from one of Australia's finest captains. Ashwin acknowledged it will be tough to live up to the accolade, but he would, as always, strive to give his best on the field.
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newscricket4 days ago

We have come here to beat India : David Warner

Amid predictions that Australia will struggle against a strong Indian team, David Warner has sounded the first battle cry saying they have come here "to beat India". Warner also looked forward to his duels with the world's best spinner, R Ashwin and predicted that it's "going to be a great battle".
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newscricket5 days ago

Ashwin-Jadeja best spin duo at the moment, says Brad Hogg

Brad Hogg believes that R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja are the best spin duo in the cricket world at the moment and chose their relentlessness and intensity as the reason for their success. Hogg also has some advice for the visiting Aussie spinners - bowl a bit quicker than they would in Australia.
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newscricket5 days ago

Ashwin is the Don Bradman of bowling, says Steve Waugh

Former Australian captain Steve Waugh has given Ravichandran Ashwin the highest praise any Aussie can offer by calling him the Don Bradman of bowling. The 51-year-old also disagreed with Sourav Ganguly's claim that India would easily whitewash the Australians in the subcontinental series.
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newscricket6 days ago

WATCH: Mehedi Hasan savours interaction with R Ashwin

After India's 208-run victory over Bangladesh in the one-off Test, young offspinner Mehedi Hasan Miraz paid a visit to the Indian dressing room to discuss the art of spin bowling with R Ashwin. The No. 1 Test bowler did not hold back and the youngster says he left the room much wiser.
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