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Ashwin suffered a back tweak before day five, reveals his wife

Indian player Ravichandran Ashwin played the heroic knock at SCG amidst the severe back pain he suffered last night.

Vihari and Ashwin remained unbeaten

The Border-Gavaskar trophy between Australia and India is tied at 1-1 after the completion of three Tests. India ended the third Test at SCG in their way, by putting up a great show on day five to draw the Test match.

On the final day after the early wicket of Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara and Rishabh Pant had a 148 runs partnership for the fourth wicket. Then came the unbeaten partnership between Hanuma Vihari and Ravichandran Ashwin which ensured the game was in India’s hand till the end.

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While batting on day five, Ravichandran Ashwin too struggled with his fitness after got hit with some deliveries on his body. He was taking his guard on and off to manage the discomfort he had due to those blows in his body.

Now his wife Prithi Ashwin revealed that the Indian all-rounder suffered with a back tweak since last night. She mentioned that he was even struggled to stand up straight when he woke up. The Indian player’s better half revealed the commitment of him through a tweet.

“The man went to bed last night with a terrible back tweak and in unbelievable pain. He could not stand up straight when he woke up this morning. Could not bend down to tie his shoe laces. I am amazed at what @ashwinravi99 pulled off today,” Prithi Ashwin tweeted.

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