Sourav Ganguly, who is currently heading the BCCI, has lauded one of the best spinners in international cricket. The former India skipper is impressed with the performance of R Ashwin, who is on a record breaking run in Test cricket. He was recently name the Player of the Series against New Zealand.

Meanwhile, he has made a sensational come back to white-ball cricket as well. Since his phenomenal display at the ICC T20 World Cup, the veteran has not looked back.

“Everybody speaks about him (Ravi Ashwin). Look at Rahul Dravid’s statement after the Kanpur Test, he called him an all time great. You don’t need rocket science to judge Ashwin’s talent,” he told Boria Majumdar.

“I don’t see a reason why (I shouldn’t back Ravi Ashwin). Look at the number of winning teams. He has been part of 2011 ODI WC, 2013 Champions Trophy, he was leading wicket-taker in CT. When CSK won IPLs, he was main bowler, bowling in the powerplay,” he added.

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