Ravichandran Ashwin Equals Imran Khan's Record With Eighth Man-of-The-Series Award
India offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Sunday claimed his eighth man of the series award after starring in their innings victory over England in the fourth Test at the Narendra Modi Stadium. With that, Ashwin equalled the record of legendary Pakistan captain and allrounder Imran Khan for having won the award eight number of times in Test career.
Ashwin scored 181 runs including a stupendous century in the second Test in Chennai that set up India’s record 317-run win over England which also helped them bounce back after having lost the series opener at the same venue. The seasoned campaigner also finished with 32 wickets – the most in the four-match series including three five-wicket hauls.