<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/ravichandran-ashwin/news/">Ravichandran Ashwin</a> and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/Matt-Carter">Matt Carter</a> have been named <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/Nottinghamshire">Nottinghamshire</a> Player of the Month for July and August respectively. <p></p> <p></p>Ashwin claims the John Pye-sponsored honour for his sterling performances with both bat and ball, which also saw him claim the Professional Cricketers' Association's award for the month. <p></p> <p></p>The India international scored 197 runs at 39.40 and took 23 wickets at 19.91 in his first stint with the Club, scoring one half-century and taking three five-wicket hauls. <p></p> <p></p><strong>ALSO READ</strong>: <a title="Ravichandran Ashwin takes four wickets on return to county cricket" href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/ravichandran-ashwin-takes-four-wickets-on-return-to-county-cricket-890223">Ravichandran Ashwin takes four wickets on return to county cricket</a> <p></p> <p></p>Ashwin is pictured receiving his award during the lunch interval on day one of Nottinghamshire's <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/County-Championship">County Championship</a> fixture against Kent. <p></p> <p></p>Carter, meanwhile, has been a key performer in Nottinghamshire's run to Vitality Blast Finals Day. <p></p> <p></p>The right-armer's economical bowling has been the main feature of his limited-overs campaign, with his T20 economy rate standing at 6.44 ahead of the Edgbaston showpiece. <p></p> <p></p>The 23-year-old has also taken 11 wickets in the tournament to date, the second-most of any Outlaw. <p></p> <p></p>The duo join Joe Clarke, Samit Patel and Ben Duckett as Player of the Month winners this season.