When the Indian team starts to play the third Test in Motera against England, then all eyes will be on the off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin in this match. In fact, this veteran off-spinner can make a big record in his name. R Ashwin has the opportunity to complete 400 Test wickets at the fastest speed from India.
Ashwin has taken 394 wickets in 76 Tests so far, if he takes 6 wickets in Motera and then he will be the fastest Indian bowler to take 400 wickets.
At present, this record is in the name of Anil Kumble, who did this feat in 85 Test matches.
The world record for fastest 400 wickets is in the name of Muttiah Muralitharan, who touched this figure in 72 Tests. After taking 6 wickets in Motera Test, Ashwin can come second in terms of completing the fastest 400 wickets.
Please tell that Richard Headley and Dale Steyn had completed 400 Test wickets in 80-80 Test matches. Meaning Ashwin can comfortably beat these two. Hopefully, they create history in Motera itself.