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HUMBLED! Here's what R Ashwin said after taking his 200th Test wicket

HUMBLED! Here's what R Ashwin said after taking his 200th Test wicket

India's premier spin bowler Ravichandran Ashwin stayed humble and focus after taking his 200th Test wicket on the fourth day of Kanpur Test on Sunday.

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Day 4 Report — Virat Kohli & Co close in on big win India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Day 4 Report — Virat Kohli & Co close in on big win

India positioned themselves for a massive win in their 500th cricket Test by polishing off the New Zealand top-order after setting them a colossal 434-run target, propelled by unbeaten half-centuries from Rohit Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja here on Sunday.

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Ravichandran Ashwin becomes fastest Indian to take 200 Test wickets India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Ravichandran Ashwin becomes fastest Indian to take 200 Test wickets

The record of fastest 200 wickets in Test cricket is held by Australia's Clarence Grimmett, who achieved the feat 36 Test matches.

WATCH: HILARIOUS! Ravindra Jadeja's reply to why new batsmen find it tough on turning tracks WATCH: HILARIOUS! Ravindra Jadeja's reply to why new batsmen find it tough on turning tracks

The Saurashtra all-rounder's reply had the journalists in the room in splits.

Some of Lodha recommendations are too much, says Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev Some of Lodha recommendations are too much, says Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev

The two stalwarts felt BCCI has a different structure to control and work with and hence all the recommendations made by the panel may not be beneficial.

WATCH: EPIC! When Anil Kumble, Javagal Srinath's batting heroics stunned Australia WATCH: EPIC! When Anil Kumble, Javagal Srinath's batting heroics stunned Australia

This is one match no Indian cricket fan can ever forget.

Michael Clarke backs 'talented' Usman Khawaja to make Test return Michael Clarke backs 'talented' Usman Khawaja to make Test return

The national selectors had dropped Khawaja for the third Test against Sri Lanka.

After becoming Test captain, Virat Kohli continues to be haunted by this unwanted record After becoming Test captain, Virat Kohli continues to be haunted by this unwanted record

Despite scoring several tons after taking charge as captain, one stat in particular continues to haunt Kohli.

Revealed: Why MS Dhoni's place in ODI, T20I teams is safe even if Virat Kohli takes over captaincy Revealed: Why MS Dhoni's place in ODI, T20I teams is safe even if Virat Kohli takes over captaincy

Some feel the right-hander has lost his ability to explode in the final overs of the match.

WATCH: Ravichandran Ashwin's magic ball that bamboozled Kane Williamson on Day 3 WATCH: Ravichandran Ashwin's magic ball that bamboozled Kane Williamson on Day 3

After defying Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja on Day 2, the Kiwi batsmen failed to do so on Saturday.

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 4: As it happened... India vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 4: As it happened...

India dominated Day 4 of the 1st Test thanks to Ashwin, Rohit and Jadeja's performances.

Vikramaditya slams Anurag Thakur over 'inconsistent' cricket diplomacy Vikramaditya slams Anurag Thakur over 'inconsistent' cricket diplomacy

In the backdrop of the Uri terror attack, Thakur had yesterday ruled out the possibility of reviving bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan in near future.

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Statistical highlights from Day 3 India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Statistical highlights from Day 3

Statistical highlights on day 3 of the first Test between India and New Zealand here on Saturday.

BCCI VP CK Khanna wants Sarandeep Singh in DDCA panel, Justice Mudgal says 'no change' BCCI VP CK Khanna wants Sarandeep Singh in DDCA panel, Justice Mudgal says 'no change'

BCCI vice-president CK Khanna has written a letter to DDCA vice-president Chetan Chauhan to include newly appointed national selector Sarandeep Singh in the state selection panel, but Justice Mukul Mudgal made it clear that there was no question of any change.

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: We have a bunch of fighters and will fight it out, says BJ Watling India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: We have a bunch of fighters and will fight it out, says BJ Watling

New Zealand collapsed to 262 all out after resuming the day at a comfortable 152 for one and then India extended their lead to 215, ending the day at a commanding 159 for one.