Ravichandran Ashwin bowls India to series whitewash against New Zealand



In the third Test against New Zealand, Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin extended his tally of wickets to 153 in 22 home Tests match.

The right-hander bowled his best figures of 7/59 in New Zealand’s second innings and took his series tally to 27.

At the Holkar Stadium, Ashwin finished with 6/81 on day 3 and a day later made it to 13 for the match with his 21st five-wicket haul in Tests.

It was Ashwin’s scintillating performance through out the series that Indian clinched the series and whitewashed the Kiwis by 3-0.

He was also awarded the Man of the Match and Man of the series for his all-round performance.