Nineteen year old Aswin Hebbar is selected in Mohammad Khaif led Andhra Ranji team. His 250 against Harayana and 175 against Jharkhand in the Cooch Behar Trophy made the selectors to select him for first class circuit. Ashwin has trained up in ACA’s academy.
According to ACA coach Mr. Srinivas Reddy, Ashwin who is a right hand batsman as well as a good fielder in the point cover region has been performing consistently in the junior grade. After a long gap a player from the district was picked for the Ranji team. Andhra cricket association statistician Mr. G.Phani mentioned that Fayaq Ahmed who was an all rounder was the last man to earn the cap.
Aswin is a middle order batsman, depending on the requirement of the team he even opened the innings for team and scored big runs.
Andhra Ranji Trophy will be started from December 7th at Visakhapatanam against Hyderabad. Seven matches will be played totally and will end in February 2015.