In the second Test between India and England in Chennai, Team India has a strong hold on the match. By the end of the day’s play in the second innings, on the second day of the match, Team India had scored 54 after losing their wicket by Shubman Gill. Rohit Sharma (25) and Cheteshwar Pujara (14) are in the crease. Team India’s total lead of 249 runs in the first innings. Ashwin had 5 hits in England’s first innings, including a crucial wicket by Ben Stokes.
R Ashwin has set a new record in this regard, overtaking Harbhajan Singh
After scoring 329 in the first innings, Team India started to bowl, taking advantage of the pitch and taking wickets quickly. Captain Kohli again handed Ashwin a new ball, and he did not disappoint the captain. Ashwin took 5 wickets in his first innings. In a time when Stokes could play a long innings, Ashwin threw a magical ball. Stokes scored 18 before being dismissed.
Virat Kohli appeals to the audience during the match, the video is viral
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Ashwin is now just 9 wickets away from the 400-figure magic figure in Test cricket. Ashwin’s bowling is spectacular and the entire England side can only score 134 runs. Apart from Ashwin, Ishant Sharma and Akshar Patel bagged two wickets while Mohammad Siraj took one wicket.
Shane Warne’s future will be limited to this much run in England’s first innings