Team India all-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin has heaped praise on Cameron Green, saying that he is once-in-a-generation cricketer and is highly valued in India. On day 2 of the ongoing fourth Test between India and Australia at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, Green smashed his maiden Test ton to help his team post a mammoth first innings total of 480. On a brilliant batting surface, Green showcased his talent with the bat to put up a batting masterclass and touch the three figures on Day 2 of the contest.

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Green batted with intent as he reached the milestone off 143 deliveries. Australia lost two back to back wickets when Green arrived at number six with the scoreboard reading 170/4. The right-handed batter made the most use of good batting conditions to notch up a brilliant hundred. For his brilliance with the bat in hand, the Perth-based all-rounder garnered praise from all corners of the world. 

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Ravichandran Ashwin Showers Praise on Cameron Green
Ravichandran Ashwin Showers Praise on Cameron Green

Addressing a press conference post day 2, Ashwin, who dismissed Green for his personal best score of 114, lauded the effort of the young all-rounder, saying that his all-round ability makes him a fantastic player. Ashwin also expects Green to become a wonderful cricketer in the near future.

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“I hope you tuned into the IPL auction; it just tells you how the Indian cricketing fraternity rates Cameron Green. I think he’s a fantastic player. Just the raw materials for a person as tall as him, lovely levers, good batting sense, can bowl and really hit the deck well, moves pretty well on the field. These are once-in-a-generation cricketers you are talking about. We come from different countries – India is very different, we can’t protect such players for a long period of time. It’s perform or perish. But in countries like Australia and England, they’re doing pretty well at that. I expect Cameron Green to be a wonderful cricketer down the line,” Ravichandran Ashwin said in the press conference.

Ashwin was the star performer for India with the ball on a good batting deck in Ahmedabad. He claimed his 32nd Test fifer in the fourth ongoing Test, finishing with 6/91. This will go down as one of his most memorable spells considering the nature of the Ahmedabad wicket.

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