Ravichandran Ashwin

Ashwin hails India's rise to top Test ranking

Ravichandran Ashwin, who will play his 50th Test against Sri Lanka this week, hails India's rebuilding effort to become the number one Test side.

November 19, 2016
November 19, 2016

Kohli drives India after Ashwin fifer

Virat Kohli hit a belligerent fifty to consolidate India's position after Ravichandran Ashwin picked up another five-wicket haul to help bundle out England for 255 and give the hosts a first...

November 1, 2016
November 1, 2016

Mehedi does Ind a big favour before Eng series

In the two Test matches of his debut series, Miraz took 19 English wickets, including three five-fors. The visiting captain, Alastair Cook, might have struggled to recall his name, referring to...

October 17, 2016
October 17, 2016

Yasir wants match with Ashwin

Wily Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah wishes a Test face off with magician Indian offie Ravichandaran Ashwin in a battle of two fast wicket-taking spinners.

October 3, 2016
October 3, 2016

India clinch NZ series and go top

India's bowlers propelled the hosts to a comprehensive 178-run win over New Zealand in the second Test Monday, to clinch the series and reclaim the top spot in the world rankings.

September 25, 2016
September 25, 2016

Jadeja, Ashwin put India on top

Spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin helped India gain control of the first Test against New Zealand before the

August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016

Ashwin helps India survive WI pace barrage

An unbeaten century stand for the sixth wicket by Ravichandran Ashwin and Wriddhiman Saha put India in a respectable position after the first day of the third Test

July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016

Ashwin torments West Indies again

Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin torments the West Indies again to claim a second consecutive five-wicket innings haul and dismiss the home side for 196 at the stroke of tea on the opening day of...

July 21, 2016
July 21, 2016

Spinners to play key role: MS

Mahendra Singh Dhoni says spinners would play a key role in India's upcoming four-match Test series in the West Indies, despite the Caribbean's reputation as a paceman's paradise.

December 8, 2015
December 8, 2015

Ashwin replaces Shakib as top Test allrounder

Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan’s reign as the number-one Test allrounder came to an end when Ravichandran Ashwin of India went to the top-spot.

November 12, 2015
November 12, 2015

Proteas seek revival in AB's 100th Test

AB de Villiers makes his 100th Test appearance on Thursday hoping to inspire his South African team-mates to a series-leveling victory over India in the second Test in Bangalore.