Ravichandran Ashwin's surprising decision during the Asia Cup 2023 final raised eyebrows.
Ashwin made a spectacular comeback to the Indian cricket team during the first ODI against Australia.
Dinesh Karthik, Ashwin's Tamil Nadu teammate, revealed an intriguing incident regarding Ashwin's comeback.
Ashwin was considered as the replacement for the injured Axar Patel in the Asia Cup 2023 final.
Ashwin declined the call-up for the Asia Cup final, citing concerns about his match fitness.
In Ashwin's absence, Washington Sundar was chosen for the Asia Cup final.
Dinesh Karthik shared inside information about the initial choice being Ashwin for the final.
Ashwin played a couple of local club matches before being selected to the national team.
Ashwin expressed his emotions ahead of his comeback to the Indian cricket team.
Ashwin focused on giving his best and enjoying the opportunities in his cricketing journey.