R Ashwin has surpassed legendary Wasim Akram in Test cricket. The Indian spinner took three wickets to take his tally to 416 wickets in the game’s longest format. Akram, who represented Pakistan in 104 matches, amassed 414 wickets in his career.
Playing in the 80th Test match of his career, he dismissed Will Young, Kyle Jamieson, and William Somerville. Apart from him, Axar Patel also bowled well for his team. He took five wickets in the first innings of the ongoing Test in Kanpur.
For New Zealand, Tom Latham (95 runs) and Will Young (89) were the main contributors. The duo added 151 for the opening wicket.