Playing a T20I after a gap of four years, Ashwin picked up two wickets while giving away only 14 runs in a fine spell in India's must-win match against Afghanistan in the T20 World Cup here on Wednesday.
Ravichandran Ashwin had impressive figures of 2 for 14 on his white-ball comeback.
T20 World Cup 2021: Decision making can go wrong when you are on road for long time, says Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma admitted that some of the "decision making" during the first two games of the ongoing T20 World Cup against Pakistan and New Zealand was a result of fatigue.
T20 World Cup 2021: Indian stars finally shine in clinical win over Afghanistan, but more help is required
India’s survival instincts kicked in against Afghanistan. But a second helping will be needed for India to get to the semi-finals.
Check out photos from the T20 World Cup match between India and Afghanistan.
T20 World Cup 2021: 'Perfect Diwali gift from Team India', Twitterati laud Virat Kohli and Co's victory over Afghanistan
Here's how Twitterati reacted to India winning their T20 World Cup match against Afghanistan.
T20 World Cup 2021: Varun Chakravarthy out of Afghanistan match with left-calf muscle injury, says BCCI
Ravichandran Ashwin, who last played an international game in June in the World Test Championship, finally got a game after nearly four and half months.
India vs Afghanistan, Latest Updates, T20 World Cup 2021: Hardik Pandya to bowl the final over. He's hit for FOUR on the first ball, Janat beats the sweeper to his left. Four singles, and then a SIX to end! That was hammered hard over extra cover. India win by 66 runs! After a spectacular batting display, they do well with the ball, with Shami picking up three wickets and Ashwin getting two. It was a must-win match for India, and mathematically, their semi-final hopes remain alive.
India's run has been derailed after two crushing defeats against Pakistan and New Zealand
T20 World Cup 2021: Afghanistan capable of beating India by putting up a good total, says pacer Hamid Hassan
Currently, Afghanistan are in the second spot in Group 2 with four points, while India are staring at a league stage exit following back-to-back losses.
FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2022: India fizzle after bright start to play listless 1-1 draw against Afghanistan
There has been a lot of talk of the progress made by Indian football and unrealistic goals like qualifying for the World Cup in the next decade are commonly debated on social media. But as skipper Chhetri said a couple of years ago, regularly qualifying for the Asia Cup and doing well on the continental circuit is a must before dreaming of making it to the world stage.
Catch the LIVE score and updates from the FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier between India and Afghanistan
Live Streaming FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, India vs Afghanistan Football Match: When and where to watch on TV and online
Live streaming India vs Afghanistan FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2022 When and Where to Watch Live Telecast, Live Match Team News IND vs AFG
India need just a draw from their final game against Afghanistan to secure a direct place in the third round of AFC Asian Cup qualifiers.
FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2022: Renedy Singh, Darren Caldeira pick India's line-up for Qatar game, talk tactics
Former India captain Renedy Singh and ex-Bengaluru FC midfielder Darren Caldeira also shared their expectations from India's upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
Postponement of World Cup qualifier match at Kolkata left us heartbroken, says Afghanistan's Zohib Islam Amiri
The Afghanistan team is heartbroken after the coronavirus-forced lockdown deprived it of an opportunity to soak in Kolkata's football atmosphere during its scheduled return-leg FIFA World Cup Qualifier, says the country's former captain Zohib Islam Amiri.
India squad for SL and Oz series takeaways: Jasprit Bumrah's comeback intensifies bowling; hosts continue to stress on bench strength
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India U-19 vs Afghanistan U-19: Disciplined Afghans script stunning two-wicket win in low-scoring fifth Youth ODI
Afghanistan's U-19 team produced a disciplined effort to script a stunning two-wicket victory over fancied India in a low-scoring fifth Youth ODI in Lucknow on Saturday.
Daily Bulletin: SC to announce judgments on women's entry into Sabrimala, Rafale verdict review plea today; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Sabarimala verdict: Five-judge constitution bench of SC set to pronounce judgment on women's entry today; Delhi air pollution: SC-mandated body orders closure of schools in Delhi-NCR on Thursday, Friday as AQI touches emergency levels; and more
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: A good headache to choose from Mohammad Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, says Indian bowling coach
Indian bowling coach Bharat Arun says that India cherishes the 'good headache' to choose from Mohammad Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar after both performed well