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Number crunching: Ashwin sets new highs

Last updated on: September 26, 2016 23:40 IST

Ravichandran Ashwin

IMAGE: India’s Ravichandran Ashwin. Photograph: BCCI.

Ravichandran Ashwin claimed 6-132 to complete his 10-wicket match haul and prove why he is considered India's premier spinner.

India celebrated their 500th Test in style when they overcame New Zealand's final dogged resistance to win the series opener by 197 runs and go 1-0 up in the three-match series at the Green Park stadium, in Kanpur, on Monday.

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Statistician Rajneesh Gupta has interesting numbers from the match. Check them out.

Rajneesh Gupta