Ravichandran Ashwin landed his fifth Take a look at Cricket cent at Chepauk on day three of Take a look at Cricket towards England. Ashwin’s Tonne took India’s lead within the second inning previous the 450 mark.
The Ashwin century check comes after a spot of virtually 5 years. His earlier ton got here towards the West Indies the place he had scored 118 of 297 balls within the third check in 2016 at Gros Islet.
After Ashwin’s Century, BCCI tweeted: “A second to cherish without end! @ Ashwinravi99 will get his check in Chennai and Md. Siraj is bursting with pleasure. The locker room rises to applaud.”
A second to cherish without end! @ ashwinravi99 will get his Take a look at💯 in Chennai and Md. Siraj bursts into pleasure. The locker room rises to applaud. #TeamIndia #INDvENG @paytm pic.twitter.com/ykrBhsiTbl
– BCCI (@BCCI) February 15, 2021
ICC additionally tweeted Ashwin’s feat, writing: “Crowd favourite R Ashwin’s first century of testing at dwelling!”
The gang favourite 🔥
– ICC (@ICC) February 15, 2021
“Fantastic from Ashwin. I used to be beginning to concern that the drummer in him would get misplaced. On a troublesome monitor, this century is a gem,” Harsha Bhogle tweeted.
Fantastic Ashwin. I used to be beginning to concern that the drummer in him could be misplaced. On a troublesome monitor, this century is a gem.
– Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) February 15, 2021
Cricket Australia congratulated R Ashwin writing: “CENTURY! He did it! A fifth Take a look at 100 for Ashwin to go along with his five-fa within the first spherical! What a efficiency in entrance of his dwelling crowd.”
CENTURY! He did it! A fifth Take a look at 100 for Ashwin to go along with his five-fa within the first rounds! What a efficiency in entrance of his viewers #INDvENG
(Photograph: BCCI-Sportzpics) pic.twitter.com/t5pcIqwYG6
– cricket.com.au (@cricketcomau) February 15, 2021
The official England cricket group Twitter deal with tweeted that R Ashwin’s “nice century” leaves them with a 482 objective within the fourth inning.
An excellent century of R Ashwin leaves us with a objective of 482 within the fourth spherical.
– England Cricket (@englandcricket) February 15, 2021
Actor Urmila Matondkar tweeted, “5 wickets within the first innings .. n now a shattering fifth century check Take a bow n yesss whereas ready 10 wickets within the match @ ashwinravi99.”
5 wickets within the first rounds … n now a shattering fifth century check 👏👏👏
Take a bow whereas ready for 10 wickets within the sport @ ashwinravi99 😜 #Ashwin #INDvENG #TeamIndia 😍 pic.twitter.com/wUHsrqL7Lj
– Urmila Matondkar (@UrmilaMatondkar) February 15, 2021
“The Finest TN has produced as much as today @ ashwinravi99 technique to go Ashaa ..,” former Indian cricketer S Badrinath tweeted.
– S. Badrinath (@s_badrinath) February 15, 2021
Ashwin’s Century and his 96-race partnership with Indian skipper Virat Kohli helped India construct an enormous second spherical, even because the hosts tried to stage the collection after shedding the primary check. Ashwin performed effortlessly towards England spinners Moeen Ali and Jack Leach.