New Delhi: India’s ace bowler Ravichandran Ashwin celebrates his 36th birthday and the world wishes him many years of prosperity. Today we talk about the achievements and unknown facts of the star player.
Ashwin wanted to be a footballer, not a cricketer
R Ashwin is counted among the best spinners of the current era. But his first love was football, not cricket. However, it was by chance that he became a cricketer. Initially, Ashwin played as an opener in school cricket. If the bat didn’t work, he took the ball. He changed his bowling style and got off the spinner.
Ashwin is a very skilled cricketer. He has completed B-Tech in Information Technology. Although he played cricket since his school days. His father also played cricket at club level, but he bowled fast.
In 2006, he made his debut in Tamil Nadu. In 2010, he was bought by Chennai Super Kings. Whatever it was, Ashnin grabbed everyone’s attention with her performance. Made his test debut this year. He took 9 points in the match against West Indies. He was made “player” of the match.
Ravichandran Ashwin Achievements on Birthday
- 255 international games
- 659 international visits
- 3799 international runs
- India’s 2nd best wickets
- 2011 ICC World Cup Winner
- 2013 ICC Champions Trophy winner
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