The 15th season of the Indian Premier League is being played. The excitement of the season is in full swing this time around, there are many players in this IPL who are performing tremendously with the bat. Meanwhile, in this season where the big names in the batsmen could not do what Rohit Sharma could not do, spin bowler R Ashwin did it.
R Ashwin’s first fifty in IPL history
R Ashwin is the legendary spin bowler of Indian cricket, who has done wonders with the bat in this season of IPL. R Ashwin batted brilliantly against Delhi Capitals on Wednesday.
Rajasthan Royals gave this big bowler further opportunity in the batting order. R Ashwin, who landed at number 3, batted brilliantly and scored 50 runs in 38 balls. He not only scored his first this season but also the first fifty in IPL history.
50 runs inning against Delhi Capitals
Against Delhi Capitals , R Ashwin took advantage of the opportunity he got in the top-order in batting. He completed the first IPS fifty with the help of 4 fours and 2 sixes. After this innings, R Ashwin was very happy with his batting.
R Ashwin gave a big reaction to his batting. In which he believes that he is getting the benefit of the work he has done in batting practice during the practice session.
Ashwin is crazy after scoring his first fifty
Expressing happiness about his innings, R Ashwin said after the match that, “I was not given any license. Right from the start of the season, I was told that I could be sent to bat at the top of the order. We played a few practice matches and I opened there too and I really enjoyed it.”