Ravichandran Ashwin performed an unimaginable 106-run knock throughout the Day three of the 2nd Check in Chennai towards England. The Indian spinner slammed his fifth Check century, and put India in command within the Check as his innings steered the house aspect to an enormous 482-run lead within the second innings.
Ashwin was partnered by Siraj throughout his century, and the Indian pacer performed a beneficial 16-run knock, making certain the house star reaches the three-figure mark.
After his century, Ashwin appeared to extend the run-scoring tempo. Throughout the 85th over of the innings, Ashwin took a single on the second supply and informed Siraj from the stump mic, “Maine tere upar bharosa rakhke ek liya hai, tu bhi vo bharosa rakh lena (I’ve taken single as a result of I’ve religion in you, please hold that religion).
Siraj, in flip, slammed the very subsequent supply from Jack Leach for a six!
Siraj finally remained unbeaten on 16, as Ashwin was dismissed whereas making an attempt to go for a giant hit by Olly Stone.
England misplaced three wickets of their second innings on 53 of their 482-run chase, with debutant Axar Patel taking two wickets, whereas Ashwin bagging the wicket of opener Rory Burns.
With a win over England in second Check, India will degree the four-match collection 1-1. The remaining two video games of the collection will happen on the Motera Stadium in Ahemedabad, with the third Check being a day/night time affair.