India vs England: Ashwin masterclass gives IND 3-0 series lead

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Ravichandran Ashwin picked up 12/167 in the match as India thrashed England by an innings and 36 runs to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the series. (Photo by:BCCI)

Ravichandran Ashwin picked up 12/167 in the match as India thrashed England by an innings and 36 runs to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the series. (Photo by:BCCI)

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India required four wickets on the final day to go 3-0 up in the five-match series and Ravichandran Ashwin gave them a great start by removing Jonny Bairstow for 51. (Photo by: BCCI)

India required four wickets on the final day to go 3-0 up in the five-match series and Ravichandran Ashwin gave them a great start by removing Jonny Bairstow for 51. (Photo by: BCCI)

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Ravichandran Ashwin continued his great run as he ran through the England lower order. (BCCI)

Ravichandran Ashwin continued his great run as he ran through the England lower order. (BCCI)

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Ravichandran Ashwin picked up his seventh 10-wicket haul in Tests as he continued his fabulous year. (BCCI)

Ravichandran Ashwin picked up his seventh 10-wicket haul in Tests as he continued his fabulous year. (BCCI)

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Ravichandran Ashwin went past Kapil Dev’s mark of 23 five-wicket hauls in Tests for India as the hosts closed in. (BCCI)

Ravichandran Ashwin went past Kapil Dev’s mark of 23 five-wicket hauls in Tests for India as the hosts closed in. (BCCI)

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Things became very heated when James Anderson strode out to the middle, with Ashwin having a go. (Photo by: BCCI)

Things became very heated when James Anderson strode out to the middle, with Ashwin having a go. (Photo by: BCCI)

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After the end of the fourth day, Anderson had taken a dig at Virat Kohli for his 235, saying that his style of play had not changed since 2014. (Photo by:BCCI)

After the end of the fourth day, Anderson had taken a dig at Virat Kohli for his 235, saying that his style of play had not changed since 2014. (Photo by:BCCI)

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Ravichandran Ashwin finished with 12/167 in the Test as India thrashed England by an innings and 36 runs to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the series, (Photo by: BCCI)

Ravichandran Ashwin finished with 12/167 in the Test as India thrashed England by an innings and 36 runs to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the series, (Photo by: BCCI)

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Ravichandran Ashwin notched up the best bowling figures by an Indian spinner at the Wankhede. (BCCI)

Ravichandran Ashwin notched up the best bowling figures by an Indian spinner at the Wankhede. (BCCI)

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India had finally beaten England in a Test series after eight years and it was their first win over England in Wankhede after 23 years. (BCCI)

India had finally beaten England in a Test series after eight years and it was their first win over England in Wankhede after 23 years. (BCCI)

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India continued their unbeaten run at home and Kohli continued his trend of not losing a Test at home as captain. (BCCI)

India continued their unbeaten run at home and Kohli continued his trend of not losing a Test at home as captain. (BCCI)

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Virat Kohli was named the Man of the Match for his epic 235 as India head into the final match in Chennai with total confidence. (BCCI)

Virat Kohli was named the Man of the Match for his epic 235 as India head into the final match in Chennai with total confidence. (BCCI)

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