Ravichandran Ashwin did not get a place in the playing-11 in the Test Championship final. (ICC)
New Delhi: Indian team’s spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is in discussion at this time. That is because Ashwin has kept his point about not playing in the final of the ICC World Test Championship. Ashwin has told this time in an interview given to the English newspaper Indian Express. In this interview, Ashwin has made a disclosure and told that after returning from Bangladesh tour, he was having trouble with his knees and he had decided that at home The Test series played against Australia could be his last series.
Ashwin bowled brilliantly in the four-Test Border-Gavaskar series against Australia and was adjudged Player of the Series. Ashwin told that after returning from Bangladesh, he changed his action and returned to the old action, which benefited him.
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Ashwin said that he is proud of what he has done in his life. According to this off-spinner, what bothers cricketers the most is that they are getting older. Ashwin told that when he returned from Bangladesh, he had told his wife that the series against Australia could be his last. Because he was having trouble with his knees. Ashwin told that he told his wife that he is going to change his action because in the current action, when his foot lands, he has trouble.
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Ashwin knew that it would not be good for him to change the action he has been bowling for four-five years but he had decided that he would not put too much pressure on his knee and that was his action in 2014-15. Will return to that.
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Ashwin had to take injections for this. He told that he went to Bangalore and started bowling with the old action. He said that by doing this his knee pain went away. Ashwin told that he practiced for three-four days in Nagpur and then bowled with the changed action in the match. Ashwin said that after bowling three-four overs on the first day, he felt that he was not a bowler at all, but gradually everything went well.
Ashwin said that this is his best performance in the last four-five years. He said that at the age of 36, he was very happy to see such a game. Ashwin again removed the thought of retirement.
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