Ravichandran Ashwin becomes the fastest bowler to take 250 Test wickets
Indian off-spin specialist Ravichandran Ashwin became the fastest cricketer to take 250 wickets in Test matches. He achieved(हासिल) this feat in his 45th test match against Bangladesh on 12 February 2017, when he dismissed (ख़ारिज) captain of Bangladesh team Mushfiqur Rahim at the RajivGandhi International stadium in Hyderabad. Ashwin surpassed(पार) Australian fast bowler Dennis Keith Lillee, who played 48 matches to reach the milestone of 250 Test wicket. Earlier in 2016, Ashwin achieved the feat(वीरता का कार्य) of taking fastest 200 wicket in Test in his 37th test surpassing Waqar Younis of Pakistan and Dennis Lillee of Australia who took(लिया) 38 test matches each to take 200 wickets.
iv. Ravichandran Ashwin has become the sixth Indian bowler to reach 250 test wickets.