Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has revealed the two batters he likes to get into competitors throughout the fascinating sport. Ashwin, who’s representing Rajasthan Royals (RR) within the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, played his first match for the franchise against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). He couldn’t take any wicket however went fairly economical, conceding 21 runs in his quota of 4 overs.
Ahead of his new franchise’s subsequent sport towards Mumbai Indians (MI)Ashwin named two Indian superstars he loves ‘going head-on’ with. The Chennai-born cricketer named Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma because the two batters he enjoys bowling towards.
Ashwin addressed Kohli and Rohit as high-quality batters who don’t like getting out simply. The offie mentioned that he enjoys competitors and all the time appears to be like ahead to taking part in towards each the top-quality batters.
“I love going head-on with Virat and Rohit, to be honest. I think they are two quality batters that have played with me inside the dressing room, not two batters that I have got repeated contests against at an international arena,” Ashwin mentioned on ESPNcricinfo‘s show ‘Polite Enquiries’.
“But I get to go against them in the IPL format, so I love going up against them. They don’t like getting out to bowlers inside the team, so I enjoy the contest and look forward to it every year,” he added.
In 168 IPL video games, Ashwin has taken 145 wickets at a mean of 27.95, with 4/34 being his greatest bowling figures. Before being purchased by the Royals, Ashwin was part of the Delhi Capitals (DC) squad, however he was launched by the Rishabh Pant-led franchise forward of the 2022 mega-auction.