Ashwin’s 100th test: Congratulations pour for the Indian Legend

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Ravichandran Ashwin
Head Coach Rahul Dravid presenting special 100th test cap to Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin, the Indian cricket team’s spin wizard, recently reached a significant milestone in his illustrious career – his 100th Test match. This achievement has been met with an outpouring of congratulations from the global cricket fraternity.

Ashwin’s journey from a promising debutant to one of the world’s leading spinners has been nothing short of remarkable. His consistent performances, marked by his cunning bowling and handy batting, have made him a vital cog in the Indian cricket machinery. His 100th Test match is a testament to his skill, perseverance, and dedication to the sport.

The cricket fraternity, comprising former cricketers, current players, cricket boards, and fans, took to various platforms to express their admiration and congratulate Ashwin on this significant achievement.

Cricket legends, including Sachin Tendulkar, extended their heartfelt wishes. Tendulkar, the pioneer in playing 200 Test matches, conveyed his best wishes through a special congratulatory post on social media. Former cricketer Wasim Jaffer also lauded Ashwin’s passion and perseverance for red-ball cricket. Anil Kumble, whose record of leading wicket-taker in home Tests was surpassed by Ashwin, congratulated him and expressed pride in his achievements.

Ashwin, who made his Test debut in 2011, has been a significant contributor to India’s success over the last decade, especially at home. He has claimed 507 wickets in 99 Tests at an impressive average of 23.91. His journey from his debut to his 100th Test match is a testament to his dedication and commitment to the sport.

Before the match, the Indian Team Head Coach Rahul Dravid presented a special 100th test cap to Ashwin. The Indian team gave a Guard of Honour to the Bowling maestro, before taking the field.

Congratulations on Ashwin’s 100th test

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