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R Ashwin Bags Eight-wicket Haul for Nottinghamshire in County Championship

PTI |July 10, 2019, 7:30 AM IST
R Ashwin Bags Eight-wicket Haul for Nottinghamshire in County Championship

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin returned with impressive figures of 5/59 to help Nottinghamshire bowl out Somerset for 169 in their second innings of the County Championship Division One match on Tuesday.

Nottinghamshire were set a target of of 255 at the Cooper Associates County Ground. One of the two overseas players for the club, Ashwin took 3/93 in the first innings.

Nottinghamshire were bowled out for 241 in their first innings after Somerset’s 326 all-out, conceding a lead of 85.

Besides the 32-year-old Ashwin, who had a match haul of 8/123 in 64.3 overs, left-arm spinner LA Patterson-White picked up 5/73.

This is Ashwin’s second match for his county team after taking 3/162 in Nottinghamshire’s innings defeat to defending champion Essex.

Meanwhile, Hampshire’s overseas player and Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane failed against Warwickshire at Hampshire Bowl in Southampton.

Batting at No 3, Rahane made four in the first innings before being caught off the bowling of seamer Olly Stone. In Hampshire’s second innings, Rahane was trapped in front of the wicket for three by Oliver Hannon-Dalby.

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IND
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2
AUS
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3
ENG
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4
NZ
9 5 3 1 11 +0.17
5
PAK
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6
SL
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SA
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8
BAN
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9
WI
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10
AFG
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4 England 3663 105
5 Australia 2640 98
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4 Australia 5470 112
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4 Australia 5471 261
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