IND vs AUS: Ashwin became the highest wicket-taker against Australia in India, leaving this veteran behind
Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin destroyed two big records of Anil Kumble by performing brilliantly in the fourth Test match of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy being played in Ahmedabad.
He took six wickets in Australia's first innings to become the highest wicket-taker in Test cricket against the Kangaroos as well as the most number of five-wicket hauls on Indian soil.
He left behind the great spin bowler Kumble in both these cases. R Ashwin has taken 113 wickets against Australia in 46 innings of 26 matches. While former Indian spinner Anil Kumble took 111 wickets against the Kangaroo team.
Anil Kumble took 350 wickets in 63 Test matches on Indian soil. Ashwin has also taken 336 wickets in 55 matches at home. In this case, Ashwin now has to take 15 more wickets to leave Kumble behind.