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Ishant

Sharma

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast

Did you know?

In the 2013 India versus Australia ODI series he gave away 30 runs in an over, equalling the most expensive over by an Indian bowler.

WICKETS
185
AVERAGE
36.88

Ishant

Sharma

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast

Did you know?

In the 2013 India versus Australia ODI series he gave away 30 runs in an over, equalling the most expensive over by an Indian bowler.

WICKETS
106
AVERAGE
31.25

Ishant

Sharma

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast

Did you know?

In the 2013 India versus Australia ODI series he gave away 30 runs in an over, equalling the most expensive over by an Indian bowler.

WICKETS
8
AVERAGE
50

Bowler

Bowls Right Arm Fast

AGE
26
HEIGHT
195CM
BORN

Delhi

COUNTRY

India

India
LOCAL CLUB

Delhi

Bio

Many cricket fans will remember when Ishant Sharma announced himself on the world cricket stage in 2007-08. Aged 19 and playing in just his fourth Test, the quick produced fierce bowling spells to topple Australian greats including Ricky Ponting at the WACA.

Sharma continued to impress during his first year on the international scene but since then his pace, which once reached as high as 150kph, has dropped and his potency has been reduced partly due to injury problems. 

Nevertheless, Sharma has remained a regular member the Test and one-day international teams and has more than 150 Test and 100 ODI wickets to his name.

The 26-year-old played his first ODI since January 2014 against Sri Lanka in November, collecting 4-34 in a dominant display that signalled his intentions ahead of the tour of Australia and the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.

MATCHES
60
DEBUT
2007
CAP NO
258
BEST BATTING
31
BEST BOWLING
10-108
Bowling
WICKETS
185
AVERAGE
36.88
ECONOMY
3.37
S/R
65.7
5W
6
10W/M
1
Batting
RUNS
527
INNINGS
91
NOT OUTS
33
AVERAGE
9.09
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
75
DEBUT
2007
CAP NO
169
BEST BATTING
13
BEST BOWLING
4-34
Bowling
WICKETS
106
AVERAGE
31.25
ECONOMY
5.69
S/R
33
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
72
INNINGS
27
NOT OUTS
13
AVERAGE
5.14
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
14
DEBUT
2008
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
5
BEST BOWLING
2-34
Bowling
WICKETS
8
AVERAGE
50
ECONOMY
8.63
S/R
34.8
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
8
INNINGS
3
NOT OUTS
2
AVERAGE
8
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
85
DEBUT
2006
CAP NO
-
BEST BATTING
31
BEST BOWLING
11-51
Bowling
WICKETS
281
AVERAGE
31.79
ECONOMY
3.21
S/R
59.4
5W
9
10W/M
2
Batting
RUNS
623
INNINGS
113
NOT OUTS
43
AVERAGE
8.9
100s
0
50s
0

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