Ravichandran Ashwin

Pakistan fans start online war after Mohammad Hafeez ban, challenge ICC with examples of Indian bowlers

Pakistan fans start online war after Mohammad Hafeez ban, challenge ICC with examples of Indian bowlers

Hafeez was reported during the third ODI match against Sri Lanka last month in Abu Dhabi, and had undergone an independent assessment of his bowling action on 1 November at Loughborough University.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:23 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical preview

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical preview

Ravichandran Ashwin needs another eight wickets to become fifth Indian and 31st overall to reach the 300-wicket mark.

Nov 15, 2017, 20:50 PM IST
First target is to win opening Test, says Wriddhiman Saha

First target is to win opening Test, says Wriddhiman Saha

Not looking too far ahead of the South Africa series, beginning with Cape Town Test on January 6, Saha said it was about taking it match by match.

Nov 13, 2017, 22:15 PM IST
'The Big Bang Theory' trolls R Ashwin, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and leaves Indian fans bemused

'The Big Bang Theory' trolls R Ashwin, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and leaves Indian fans bemused

Anything with an Indian flavour, even if it's an American sitcom, can't remain without the mention of cricket; and one of the recent episodes of 'The Big Bang Theory' proved it yet again. 

Nov 13, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Well prepared to tackle R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja: SL opener Dimuth Karunaratne

Well prepared to tackle R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja: SL opener Dimuth Karunaratne

Karunaratne was the leading scorer with Lankan 285 runs in their 0-3 loss to India in September, including a valiant 141 in the second innings of the first Test.

Nov 11, 2017, 20:26 PM IST
Hardik Pandya, Pradeep Narwal, Sunil Chhetri in running for Best Sportsman of the Year award

Hardik Pandya, Pradeep Narwal, Sunil Chhetri in running for Best Sportsman of the Year award

The final list of awardees will be announced and the trophy handed over to them during the inaugural Indian Sports Honours ceremony to be held in Mumbai on November 11.

Nov 01, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja to be back for Tests; focus on Virat Kohli workload

Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja to be back for Tests; focus on Virat Kohli workload

India will play three T20 Internationals against New Zealand in New Delhi (November 1), Rajkot (November 4) and Thiruvananthapuram (November 7).

Oct 22, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
Virat Kohli reveals the reason behind resting Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin

Virat Kohli reveals the reason behind resting Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin

Kohli said that with the youngsters coming in, a strong pool of slow bowlers has been created before the World Cup, to be held in England in 2019.

Oct 21, 2017, 17:29 PM IST
If I get to 618 Test wickets, I won't break Anil Kumble's record of 619, says Ravichandran Ashwin

If I get to 618 Test wickets, I won't break Anil Kumble's record of 619, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Senior India offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin has been out of favour, or 'rested', for three consecutive ODI series; but as players world over consider, Test cricket is the pinnacle for him as well - just like it was for Anil Kumble, the most successful spinner the country ever produced.

Oct 21, 2017, 12:05 PM IST
Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 2: As it happened...

Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 2: As it happened...

For the defending champions Gujarat, who are playing their first match in the tournament, spinner Piyush Chawla returned figures of 5/69 to bundle out Kerala for 208 runs at the GS Patel Stadium in Nadiad. 

Oct 15, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
Ignored Ravindra Jadeja scores unbeaten 150 in Ranji Trophy

Ignored Ravindra Jadeja scores unbeaten 150 in Ranji Trophy

Jadeja, who has not played for India since the Test series in Sri Lanka two months ago, struck his eighth first-class hundred with the help of 18 boundaries and two sixes during his unbeaten effort.

Oct 14, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: Round 2, Day 1 — As it happened...

Ranji Trophy 2017-18: Round 2, Day 1 — As it happened...

Sheldon Jackson, Ravindra Jadeja and Piyush Chawla produced scintillating performances to give their respective sides bragging rights on Day 1 of Round 2. 

Oct 14, 2017, 09:18 AM IST
Ravichandran Ashwin clears Yo-Yo fitness test at NCA

Ravichandran Ashwin clears Yo-Yo fitness test at NCA

The off-spinner wrote on his Twitter feed that he had got through the test, which is now a must to play for India. "Been a good trip to Bangalore, yo yo test done and dusted. Now #backtothegrind #RanjiTrophy2017 #teamtamilnadu," Ashwin wrote.

Oct 11, 2017, 21:59 PM IST
India vs Australia: Stone thrown at Aussie team bus shows Indians in bad light, says R Ashwin

India vs Australia: Stone thrown at Aussie team bus shows Indians in bad light, says R Ashwin

On Tuesday, Australia registered their first T20I victory against India on Indian soil with an eight-wicket win in Guwahati to level the ongoing three-match series 1-1.

Oct 11, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
India vs Australia 2017: Jasprit Bumrah goes past Ashish Nehra to become second-highest wicket-taker in T20Is for India

India vs Australia 2017: Jasprit Bumrah goes past Ashish Nehra to become second-highest wicket-taker in T20Is for India

Ahead of the match, Bumrah seemed rather enthusiastic in playing alongside Nehra. "He's a very experienced player. I’ve played some cricket with him. I've played in World Twenty20 with him. It’s really good to have him in the side… It’s lot of fun. He has loads of experience to share. He’s very helpful for youngsters like me,” said Bumrah in a pre-match presser.  

Oct 07, 2017, 20:39 PM IST
Test stars line up for 84th Ranji Trophy season

Test stars line up for 84th Ranji Trophy season

India play their next Test from November 16 and that has allowed the likes of Ravichandran Ashwin and Cheteshwar Pujara to get some additional match practice and contribute to their state team's campaign.

Oct 05, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Ranji Trophy 2017: Ravichandran Ashwin, Murali Vijay to turn up in Tamil Nadu's opener against Andhra Pradesh

Ranji Trophy 2017: Ravichandran Ashwin, Murali Vijay to turn up in Tamil Nadu's opener against Andhra Pradesh

Ignored for India's Twenty20 series against Australia, offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin was on Tuesday named in the 15-member Tamil Nadu Ranji Trophy squad, along with Test opener Murali Vijay, for the season-opener against Andhra Pradesh starting Friday.

Oct 03, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
Ashwin, Jadeja, Pujara set to play in Ranji Trophy

Ashwin, Jadeja, Pujara set to play in Ranji Trophy

Ashwin was rested, while Jadeja was in and out of the ODI squad as a replacement. But Puajara and Vijay have been out of limited-overs' contention for a long time.

Sep 29, 2017, 21:08 PM IST
Ravichandran Ashwin scores maiden half century in county cricket

Ravichandran Ashwin scores maiden half century in county cricket

This wasn't Ashwin's first highlight in his maiden voyage in County cricket. In the last three matches, the off-spinner bagged a total of 13 wickets with one being a five-wicket haul against Gloucestershire.

Sep 26, 2017, 22:28 PM IST
Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal have made us forget Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja: Virender Sehwag

Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal have made us forget Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja: Virender Sehwag

Amid on the praises and accolades, Sehwag also expressed his concern over India's middle-order lineup, calling it a 'weak link'.

Sep 23, 2017, 23:24 PM IST