Ravichandran Ashwin bamboozles Ben Stokes with an absolute peach on Day 3 of 5th Test

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin bamboozled England skipper Ben Stokes with a beauty on the third day of the ongoing fifth Test match. Ravichandran Ashwin shattered Ben Stokes’ stumps just before the lunch break during the third day’s play in the match.

Ravichandran Ashwin, playing his 100th match, impressed with his bowling at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala. Ashwin claimed four out of the five wickets that fell in England’s second innings in the first session on Saturday, March 9.

Watch- Ravichandran Ashwin Bamboozles Ben Stokes

In a pivotal moment, Ravichandran Ashwin ended Ben Stokes’s disappointing series with a masterful delivery. Ashwin claimed Stokes’s wicket with just two balls before lunch. Ashwin’s delivery deceived the England Test skipper, resulting in a clean-bowled dismissal.

The England all-rounder departed after scoring just 2 runs off 10 balls. The visiting team lost half of their side for 103 runs in the opening session on the fourth day. The Three Lions still trail the Rohit Sharma-led side by 156 runs before the break in the ongoing match.

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