Ravichandran Ashwin and Angelo Mathews have been named in the top 20 players of 2015 Lord’s. Ashwin has been named as the 10th best whereas Mathews has been named as the 9th best by the Lord’s Cricket Ground official YouTube page for their tremendous run this year.

Ashwin has led the Indian spin attack with immense confidence and has been vital with the bat in hand. He reached second rank in the ICC Test all-rounder rankings. In their tour to Sri Lanka, Ashwin also broke the record for most wickets by Indian bowlers in Sri Lanka series. He also became the fastest cricketer to have five man of the series awards to his name. Ashwin has enhanced as a bowler and has also developed enough variations with the ball in hand.

Mathews have batted with great temperament and reached fifth rank in the ICC Test batting rankings. He scripted history when he became the fourth Sri Lankan cricketer to take 100 One-Day International (ODI) wickets and slammed 300 ODI wickets. He also plundered three Test centuries in the year 2015. Mathews has led the team well in Tests and One-Day Internationals (ODIs).  Both the players have been instrumental in their respective roles for the team.