T20 World Cup: Rohit: Ravichandran Ashwin made his first T20I appearance for India in almost four years in a 66-run victory over Afghanistan, finishing with statistics of 2/14 in four overs. In India’s matches against Pakistan and New Zealand, Ashwin was left out.
Having Ravichandran Ashwin in the squad is advantageous since the senior spinner is constantly wanting to take wickets. According to India’s limited-overs vice-captain. During India’s 66-run triumph over Afghanistan in the. T20 World Cup on Wednesday, Ashwin recorded statistics of 2/14 in four overs.
For the first time in over four years, Ashwin was playing a. T20I match after being left out of. India’s previous two matches in the competition. But, according to Rohit, the 35-year-old will play in India’s remaining matches.
“You could see his quality today; he’s played a lot of cricket and taken a lot of wickets. He also understands that it was a challenge for him because he had not played in three or four years. But he was a consistent performer in the IPL, bowling well and providing a wicket-taking option “In the post-match news conference, Rohit stated.
T20 World Cup: Rohit: “Every time you hand him the ball, he comes to take wickets, not to survive or to bowl his six deliveries and get away.” It gives us an edge to having someone like him in the squad.
“He has a terrific understanding of his bowling and is coming off a successful IPL season. So I’m delighted he was able to contribute to our victory tonight, and I hope he can continue to do so in the upcoming games “Rohit stated.
Before the T20 World Cup, India’s fourth-highest Test wicket scorer, Ravichandran Ashwin, was not selected for the four Tests they played in England. During the tour, Rohit said he never spoke to Ashwin about cricket.