Ravichandran Ashwin Scores Century against West Indies
Question in detailCan Ravichandran Ashwin score century against West Indies in the 3rd Test as well? Yes, he can! He is just 25 runs short of yet another century in the ongoing Test series against West Indies. On day one of West Indies Vs India 3rd test match, the hosts' off-color bowling attack turned red-hot all at once. In the first two matches, Caribbean bowlers were missing the line-length and the pace they are known to be. The first session of the game was satisfying, at least for West Indies as they took India's 3 crucial wickets, including Shikhar Dhawan (1), Virat Kohli (3) and KL Rahul (50) who was looking dangerous with the bat. The hosts finished first session 87/3. For Caribbean, wicket number 4 came in the form of Rohit Sharma, who was actually a replacement of Pujara. On a track where India's top-order batsmen seemed to be struggling for survival not to speak of runs Ravichandran Ashwin showed a promising batting display. He scored 75 runs off 190 balls, taking India to a respecting total. As of stumps of day one, India was 234/5. If Ashwin scores a century against West Indies in the 3rd Test as well, he would be listed as the first Indian player to score 2 hundreds and two five-wicket hauls in a Test series on the Caribbean land. This will also increase his chance of being the leading run scorer on India tour of West Indies 2016.
Ravichandran Ashwin turned more a batsman than a spinner on India tour of West Indies 2016. If Ashwin scores a century against West Indies in the 3rd Test, this would his second of the series. Also, he will become the second leading run scorer with one more innings and a match remaining.
Will Ravichandran Ashwin hit another century against West Indies in 3rd Test Match?