Ravichandran Ashwin became the fastest Indian bowler to pick 200 Test wickets on Sunday when he dismissed Kane Williamson on the fourth day of the Kanpur Test against New Zealand.
The off-spinner reached the milestone in 37 matches, just one behind Aussie Clarrie Grimmett, who holds the record of taking 200 wickets in 36 Tests.
Twitter was abuzz with appreciation for the Indian bowler and here are some of the tweets:
A truly remarkable achievement: #RavichandranAshwin becomes the fastest in the modern era to take 200 test wickets.— Bobby Ghosh (@ghoshworld) September 25, 2016
.@ashwinravi99 200 Test wickets in just 37 Tests. Wow!— Cricketwallah (@cricketwallah) September 25, 2016