Ishant Sharma Profile: The tall fast bowler from Delhi playing for the Delhi Capitals is restlessly waiting for the commencement of IPL 2021 as he did not play in the last season due to an injury. That has been the story of Ishant Sharma’s career. Ishant Sharma’s career has been filled with injuries but with his hard work, perseverance he is the only 2nd Indian fast bowler from India after Kapil Dev to play 100 test matches. Ishant Sharma although playing only Test cricket has shown in the 2019 IPL season that his hunger to perform in T20s has not yet abated. Check Ishant Sharma Test Record, ODI Record, T20 Record, IPL Record, salary
Ishant Sharma International Debut:
Test debut: vs Bangladesh at Shere Bangla National Stadium [May 25, 2007]
ODI debut: vs South Africa at Civil Service Cricket Club [Jun 29, 2007]
T20 debut: vs Australia at Melbourne Cricket Ground [Feb 01, 2008]
IPL debut: vs Royal Challengers Bangalore at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium [Apr 18, 2008]
Ishant Sharma Test Record: Ishant Sharma is one of the only two fast bowlers to play 100+ Test matches for India. He has taken over 300 wickets in the longest format, which includes 11 five-wicket hauls and 1 10-wicket haul. His lovely high-arm action and his ability to bowl consistently close to the 140 kph mark has made his Indian test bowling line-ups mainstay in last decade and a half.
Ishant Sharma ODI Record: Ishant Sharma has also scalped over 100 wickets in ODI format. He had last played for Men in Blues in the colourful jersey in January 2016. Since than he is out of reckoning in this white-ball format.
Ishant Sharma T20 Record: In his not too favorite format, The 32-year-old has represented India in 14 matches but failed to make it count, managing just 8 wickets.
Ishant Sharma IPL Record: Ishant Sharma has played for 6 different IPL franchises but has not been able to make his mark in the world’s most lucrative cricket league. His stint with Delhi Capitals has been his most consistent and fruitful. Overall Ishant Sharma has played in 90 IPL matches. He has picked 71 wickets in the T20 competition.
IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals
Ishant Sharma IPL salary
Rs 31.91 crore
IPL 2021- Rs 1.1 crore