24th 5-wicket haul. U rock @ashwinravi99Click To TweetMumbai: Ashwin’s 24th five wicket haul in Test matches helped India beat England by an innings and 36 runs on the fifth day of the fourth Test match at Wankhede Stadium on Monday.
Ravichandran Ashwin scalped wickets of Jonny Bairstow (51), Chris Woakes (0), Adil Rashid (2) and James Anderson (2) in a brilliant display of spin bowling to skittle out visitors for 195 runs in their second innings.
Virat Kohli was declared the Man of the Match for his 235 in the first innings. Yesterday, Virat Kohli became the first batsman in the world to score three double centuries in successive series. With this win India took an unassailable 3 – 0 lead against England in the ongoing 5 match series.
Final Score at the end of Day 5:
England: 400 and 195 all out (Joe Root 66, Jonny Bairstow 51, Ashwin 6/55)
India: 631 all out for (Kohli 235, Vijay 136, Jayant 104, Rashid 4/192)
India beat England by an innings and 36 runs