Ravi Shastri “Wanted a Draw”: Ravichandran Ashwin in the famous win against Gabba vs Australia
The Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2020-21 is an all-ages tournament and no one can forget how an injured India beat Australia in their own backyard at all odds. India was given for 36 in the Adelaide Test and many experts predicted a vindication, especially after Virat kohli returned home because he was expecting his baby to be born. However, it was Ajinkya Rahanethe group has gathered to defeat Tim Paine-led parties in Melbourne and Brisbane.
Entering the fourth test, a series of four draws with a score of 1-1 and the decisive match will be played at Gabba Stadium, where Australia has not lost for the longest time. However, thanks Rishabh PantHero of the match, India conceded Australia to win with a score of 2-1.
Pant went 89 games unbeaten as India chased 328.
Now, off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin revealed how then head coach Ravi Shastri was looking for a draw in the Gabba Test, but due to the efforts of Pant and Washington Sundara victory has been achieved.
“It’s hard to understand his (Rshabh Pant’s) mind. He can do anything. He’s one of those incredibly lucky players. He’s got so many abilities that he sometimes does. he thought he could hit every ball with six.It was hard to keep him calm, Pujara tried to do it in the Sydney Test, but he missed a century at But in this game, what happened, said Ravi bhai from inside, I was sitting outside. He wanted a draw because there was a chance to tie the game but we will win,” Ashwin said on Sports Yaari . channel.
“Everybody has their own plan, I asked Ajinkya from the outside what the plan was, will we win? He told me ‘Pant is playing and we’ll see what’ what happens”. The moment Washi (Washington Sundar) goes and scores 20 quickly.
Ashwin missed the Gabba Test after suffering a back spasm. The off-spinner led a rear guard action along with Hanuma Vihari in the Pre-Test in Sydney to help India go through with a draw.
In the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, many Indian players, including Mohammed Shami, Ravindra Jadeja, Umesh YadavAshwin, Jasipino Bumrah was injured and in the final test, people like T Natarajan and Washington Sundar made their debut in the longest format.
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