Ravichandran Ashwin
Ravichandran Ashwin (Credits: Twitter)

India star Ravichandran Ashwin has lavished praise on Dinesh Chandimal for his stunning double century against Australia in the ongoing Test.

Chandimal scored an unbeaten 206 to put Sri Lanka on top of the second Test in Galle. Thanks to his knock, Sri Lanka scored a mammoth 554 in reply to Australia’s first-innings total of 364.

Dinesh Chandimal
Dinesh Chandimal (Credits: Twitter)

Chandimal reached his century with 2 consecutive sixes off Mitchell Starc and hit a total of 16 fours and 5 sixes. Sri Lanka are trailing the series after losing the first Test.

Praising Chandimal, Ravichandran Ashwin said on Koo:

“Sky @surya_14kumar last night and Dinesh Chandimal today 👏👏, different formats, different styles but equally exciting to watch.

Ravichandran Ashwin Reacts To Dinesh Chandimal's Sensational Double Ton Against Australia 1