India vs Bangladesh: R Ashwin chooses the 250th test stand at home; third after Anil Kumble, Harbhajan Singh

INDORE: India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin He pocketed his 250th test wicket at home during the first game against Bangladesh on Thursday.

In doing so, Ashwin became the third bowler in India to achieve the milestone after Anil Kumble & Harbhajan singh .

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) took to Twitter & wrote: "250 Test wickets at home for @ashwinravi99. He becomes the third Indian bowler to do so after @anilkumble1074 [email protected]_singh."

Ashwin had 249 test wickets under his belt when he left the field for the first test against Bangladesh.

He chose Captain Mominul Haque's gate to register his 250th gate.