Team India’s star veteran spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has recently been praised for his outstanding performance as batting coach Vikram Rathod. Ashwin scored 106 on a challenging pitch to bat in Chennai and has brought India to the threshold of victory. After completing the third day of the game, Ashwin said who would pay his century.
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After the third day’s play in the second Test, Ashwin said, “I wouldn’t say it has happened in the last three days.” I had been practicing with Vikram Rathod for a long time. I want to give them my batting recognition. After performing well in Australia, he was delighted to be able to repeat it in front of a domestic audience. He said, ‘I don’t know when the next test will come but I’m happy. I don’t know if I will ever get a chance to play Test in Chennai again or not.
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Mohammad Siraj, the 11th batsman to bat alongside Ashwin, was more excited than his century. Ashwin said, ‘Before this, Ishant was with me whenever I scored centuries. After the arrival of Siraj I knew how to play. I was stunned at how thrilled they were in my century. ‘He said,’ I don’t know how the team feels, but everyone is thrilled. I would like to thank a very supportive audience. Ashwin, who played an amazing sweep shot against Jack Leach, said: ‘I will be able to sleep peacefully at night. I’m thinking right now. I’m happy that the sweep shot can play well. ‘