Ravindra Jadeja becomes third fastest Indian left-arm spinner to 100 Test wickets

first_imgRavindra Jadeja achieved a milestone in the ongoing fourth Test against England in Mumbai, by becoming the third fastest Indian left-arm spinner to get to 100 wickets.Alastair Cook became his 100th scalp when he trapped the England captain lbw for 18 in the second innings. Pragyan Ojha was the quickest from 22 matches, Vinoo Mankad off 23 matches and Jadeja playing in his 24th Test match. (SCORECARD)Jadeja has formed a potent force with India’s leading spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and in this Test against England, he claimed four wickets in the first innings. The Saurashtra player is turning out to be one of India’s crucial player in the Test set-up, by performing both with the bat and ball.In this ongoing Test series against England, Jadeja has so far claimed 16 wickets. In the previous home series against New Zealand, Jadeja claimed 14 wickets.last_img

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