Aswin Breaks kapil Dev’s 37 Yr Old Record
Pune: Ravichandran Aswin reached another milestone in his career by breaking 37 years old record established byHaryana Hurricane Kapil Dev. When he took Mitchelli Starc’s wicket on Day 2, he reached this rare distinction of being the highest wicket-taker(64) in a season, previous best being Kapil Dev ( 63).
It took a long period for an Indian bowler to break this record which was in the name of all-rounder Kapil Dev from 1979-80.
Aswin also broke the world record of Dennis Lille in capturing 250 wickets in just 45 matches in a match held between India and Bangladesh at Hyderabad. This Chennai based all-rounder, along with captain Kohli, made India proud by achieving No 1 rank in World Cricket.