Hashtag “Ashwin” Is Trending At Top In Twitter After India’s Defeat !!

After seeing Kuldeep Yadav and Krunal Pandya conceding 156 runs in the 16 overs they bowled in the second One Day Internationals against England, cricket fans of team India started trending hashtag “Ashwin” in the micro blogging social media site and demanding his come back in the white ball cricket. The Chennai based spinner garnered man of the series award in the Test series and impressed fans with his batting ability as well.

Kuldeep Yadav leaked 84 runs in the 10 overs he bowled with an economy of 8.4 runs per over whereas Krunal Pandya went for 72 runs in the 6 overs he bowled with an economy of 12 runs per over. Johnny Bairstow of England smashed his 19th century in ODI format by facing just 95 deliveries.

On seeing the team terribly losing the match even after scoring 337 runs in the first innings, majority number of fans blamed the spinning attack of team India and demanded the come back of Ravi chandran Ashwin in while ball cricket. The cricketer is currently getting ready to take part in the upcoming IPL season.

“Ravichandran Ashwin deserves a shot at white ball redemption. Atleast in T20i’s.” read a fan’s tweet whereas another one said “A finger-spinner who can actually turn the ball… Bring him back ASAP”

England won the toss and asked Team India to bat first. Despite of having a poor start, the team managed to score 337 runs. Tackling the poor bowling attack of team India, England chased down the total in the 44th over of their innings. Johnny Bairstow who scored a mammoth century named as the man of the match.

“Maybe the wicket settled a bit better but that’s no excuse. We just defended a score two days ago. Tonight was a case of lack of execution at certain stages but they didn’t give us anything. It’s rare to play at such a high strike-rate and not give any chances.” said Indian skipper Kohli. “I never played for hundreds in my life, probably why I ended up getting so many in such a short while. It’s more important for the team to win. If I get a three-figure score and the team doesn’t win, it means nothing.” he added.

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