The 34-year-old Tamil Nadu off-spinner achieved the feat during the World Test Championship final against New Zealand.
For Gavaskar, it's not just bowling but all-round abilities that give India the kind of balance they need going into a marquee match like this.
Ashiwn said he "had to" leave the IPL midway to help his close ones fight the deadly virus
Nicholls was a part of the New Zealand team that thrashed India inside three days in two home Tests in early 2020, something that will give them confidence going into the final.
The former left-arm spinner has eased into his new role as a commentator
Vihari remained unbeaten on 23 off 161 balls and batted out more than 42 overs alongside Ravichandran Ashwin to save the Test match
India will need to bat 90 plus overs on the final day of the third Test and score another 309 runs with Pujara and Rahane aiming to save the match by batting out the whole day
There is a lot of variation and has kept the Australians guessing with intelligent bowling: Shivlal
Indians know Smith's strength is off the pads, so they’ve put fielders there to block up the runs but then bowled straight at the stumps, so he just has to miss one or edge one
While parking the car at Niloufer Hospital, instead of using the brakes, the driver pressed on to the accelerator of the car
Yes, given the importance of the wicket at that stage, I enjoyed it a lot. I feel It was a big wicket and I felt very happy, said the off-spinner
Picks up four wickets to skittle out hosts to 191 as India extend lead to 62 runs at stumps
“The Australian conditions suit Kuldeep Yadav more than Ravichandran Ashwin. Ashwin has really struggled in Australia and has not done well here," said Warne.
Australia now have a 39-run lead after India declared their innings at 247 for 9 in the first hour of the second day, with skipper Ajinkya Rahane remaining unbeaten on 117.
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