Ravichandran Ashwin – Profile & Stats

Ravichandran Ashwin

Overview

Welcome to the comprehensive profile of Ravichandran Ashwin. Explore his cricket journey through various sections, including Stats, Records, Matches, Videos and News

Profile

FULL NAME: Ravichandran Ashwin

BORN: September 17, 1986, Madras (now Chennai), Tamil Nadu

AGE: 36y 340d

BATTING STYLE: Right-hand Bat

BOWLING STYLE: Right-arm Offbreak

PLAYING ROLE: Bowling Allrounder

TEAMS

  • Β India
  • Chennai Super Kings
  • Delhi Capitals, and more

Ravichandran Ashwin Cricketing Journey

Ravichandran Ashwin’s cricketing journey is a blend of talent, skill, and determination. From playing tennis-ball cricket on the streets of Chennai to becoming a leading offspinner in international cricket, Ashwin’s evolution has been nothing short of remarkable.

The Cricket Nerd with Exceptional Skills

Throughout his career, Ashwin has demonstrated his deep understanding of the game and a mastery of his craft. His unique combination of the “carrom ball,” an effective arm ball, and impeccable control over his offbreaks made him a potent limited-overs spinner. However, it was his prowess in Test cricket that truly showcased his full range of talents.

Rising to the Challenge

India was in need of a formidable spinner following the retirements of Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh. Ashwin filled that void remarkably, making an impact right from his debut. His maiden Test saw him claim nine wickets, earning him the Player of the Match award. In his initial 16 Tests, he amassed nine five-wicket hauls, setting a remarkable pace in terms of wicket-taking milestones.

Master of Spin

Ashwin’s Test career boasts numerous highlights, including over 30 five-wicket hauls and exceptional performances against formidable opponents like Australia and England. His peak was reached during the 2016-17 home season, where he emerged as a match-winner, taking wickets consistently against New Zealand, England, Bangladesh, and Australia.

Multifaceted Cricketer

Beyond his spin prowess, Ashwin is a handy lower-order batsman with a flair for contributing vital runs. His all-round capabilities add depth to his cricketing persona.

Ravichandran Ashwin – Career Stats

Bowling

FORMAT Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Test 94 178 25113 11569 489 7/59 13/140 23.65 2.76 51.3 24 34 8
ODI 113 111 6141 5058 151 4/25 4/25 33.49 4.94 40.6 1 0 0
T20I 65 65 1452 1672 72 4/8 4/8 23.22 6.90 20.1 2 0 0
FC 150 270 39649 18124 731 7/59 13/140 24.79 2.74 54.2 32 53 12
List A 173 171 9352 7242 231 4/25 4/25 31.35 4.64 40.4 1 0 0
T20 309 306 6684 7793 301 4/8 4/8 25.89 6.99 22.2 4 0 0

Batting & Fielding

FORMAT Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Test 94 132 15 3185 124 27.22 5832 54.61 5 14 365 20 32 0
ODI 113 63 20 707 65 16.44 813 86.96 0 1 60 7 30 0
T20I 65 19 12 184 31* 26.28 160 114.99 0 0 17 4 11 0
FC 150 209 32 5097 124 28.79 9298 54.81 7 25 627 26 57 0
List A 173 103 27 1346 79 17.71 1740 77.35 0 4 104 13 49 0
T20 309 126 51 1114 50 14.85 927 120.17 0 1 95 34 70 0

Ravichandran Ashwin – Records

  • Most player-of-the-series awards (10)
  • Outstanding bowling analyses in an innings (4/8)
  • Most ten-wickets-in-a-match in a career (8)

Debut/Last Matches of Ravichandran Ashwin

TEST MATCHES

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  • Debut: India vs West Indies at Delhi – November 06 – 09, 2011
  • Last: West Indies vs India at Port of Spain – July 20 – 24, 2023

ODI MATCHES

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  • Debut: India vs Sri Lanka at Harare – June 05, 2010
  • Last: South Africa vs India at Paarl – January 21, 2022

T20I MATCHES

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  • Debut: Zimbabwe vs India at Harare – June 12, 2010
  • Last: India vs England at Adelaide – November 10, 2022

Explore the remarkable journey of Ravichandran Ashwin through his career stats, records, and matches. Witness his contributions on the cricket field that have left an indelible mark on the sport.

Recent Matches of Ravichandran Ashwin

MATCH Bat Bowl Date Ground Format
India vs West Indies 56 1/61 & 2/33 20-Jul-2023 Port of Spain Test # 2513
India vs West Indies 5/60 & 7/71 12-Jul-2023 Roseau Test # 2510
Dragons vs Kovai Kings 5 1/31 25-Jun-2023 Salem OTHERT20
Dragons vs Gillies 1 0/36 21-Jun-2023 Dindigul OTHERT20
Dragons vs Panthers 1/21 18-Jun-2023 Dindigul OTHERT20

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