Ravi Ashwin reacts to Wasim Akram reverse swinging balls on Twitter
Most of us know that cricket is the most loved sport in India compared to the others. Going back to those days when legends like Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid faced the likes of the toughest bowlers Glenn McGrath and Muttiah Muralidharan which is a treat for the fans.
They love to watch the fierce battle between them. There will be no surprise if you know that bowlers used to dominate the batsmen during those golden days. They always had the upper hand as batters found it difficult to score runs against them.
However, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has changed the face of the game and made it more exciting for the fans. They changed the rules and wanted the bowlers to express them in crunch situations of the game. One of those was the introduction of the two new balls in One-day cricket has been very effective.
Back in those days, bowlers used the reverse swing as a lethal weapon against the batsmen which made it difficult to score runs. But the two new ball rules changed the scenario as bowlers have been dominated by the batsmen in modern-day cricket.
Ravichandran Ashwin reacts to Wasim Akram’s reverse swing delivery:
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After the suspension of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League, cricketers have been quite active on social media platforms. Likewise, the Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has reacted to Wasim Akram’s reverse swing deliveries on social media.
The legendary bowler, Wasim Akram is one of the best players that Pakistan has ever produced. He has the ability to swing the ball in both ways. His dominance on the field earned him the name “King of Swing”. Coming to the point, the Test specialist bowler grabbed the eyes of the fans on Twitter.
After watching the video, Ravichandran Ashwin praised Wasim Akram as “The Sultan of Swing”. Wasim Akram bowled spectacular balls with the old white leather ball and kept New Zealand tight from the other end.