Ravichandran Ashwin’s effort In the third test Came against Australia in Sydney even when he was suffering from severe back pain, As told by his wife Prithvi Narayanan. After India’s spectacular run at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Prithvi tweeted that Ashwin could not stand upright “on the fifth morning of the Test”. Prithvi gave detailed information on which fateful morning she transpired and how she and her husband dealt with the situation. “By the time I woke up in the morning, his pain was really bad. ‘I had to crawl into the physio’s room,” he said. Fortunately, that was the next room. He could not bend, straighten or get up. After sitting. I was shocked, ”wrote Prithvi.
“I hadn’t seen him like this before. ‘What are you going to do? How can you bat?” I asked ” I do not know. I will find out. Just let me come in the field, ” he replied. Then Adha (Ashwin and Prithvi’s daughter) reprimanded him.Leave it‘(Take a break from work, Dad) comment, “Prithvi wrote In a column for The Indian Express
“If only. Even after he left us, to be frank, I was expecting a call from someone on the team in a few hours that he was taken to the hospital for a scan.”
Prithvi revealed that Ashwin was crawling on the floor on Monday morning, Last day of sydney test.
“Over the years, I’ve seen him handle the pain and know that he has a high threshold for it, but I’ve never seen him like this. He was crawling on the floor. He couldn’t get up or bend down, “Prithvi wrote.
And when Ashwin’s pain came out only after the Test, for the insider, trouble had started on the fourth evening of the game.
Prithvi wrote, “The first signs of trouble came on the first evening at the end of the fourth day’s play. I saw him on television for some time in pain.”
“When he walks into the room, it’s usually a few minutes before running to a physio or massage table and then a meeting, if any, and comes back late. Are you physically fine?” Huh?” I asked her and she shot back, ‘Didn’t you see me bowl ?!’ And said that he felt he had a twitch in the back that was starting to hurt.
“He felt during the warm-up in the morning that he stepped awkwardly and did something on his back.”
As it turned out, Ashwin batted for three hours, 128 balls, and hit an unbeaten 39-run knock in two seasons with Hanuma Vihari (23 not out from 161 balls) helping India save the Test and maintain the series. helped. At 1–1.
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