Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma


Batting Style Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style Right Arm Fast Medium
Age 35 years
Place of Birth India

IPL 2024: Ishant Sharma shines in DC's final league game

Ishant Sharma was the pick of Delhi Capitals bowlers in their final league game of IPL 2024 against Lucknow Super Giants at the Arun Jaitley Stadium.

IPL 2024: DC evade Arshad Khan scare to beat LSG 

Delhi Capitals beat Lucknow Super Giants in their final league-stage encounter of IPL 2024 at home.

IPL 2024, Delhi Capitals thrash Gujarat Titans: Key stats

The Delhi Capitals tamed Gujarat Titans in match number 32 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Wednesday.

23 Mar 2024

Shikhar Dhawan

Ishant Sharma dismisses Shikhar Dhawan for fourth time in IPL

Shikhar Dhawan was dismissed after managing a decent start in match number 2 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Saturday.

IPL 2024, PBKS vs DC: Decoding the key player battles

Punjab Kings and Delhi Capitals will cross swords in Match 2 in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL).

17 Mar 2024

Delhi Capitals (DC)

IPL 2023 recap: Pant-less DC finished ninth last season

Delhi Capitals (DC) have been one of the underachieving franchises in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

19 Feb 2024

Delhi Capitals (DC)

IPL 2024: Decoding the key stats of DC's pace attack

Delhi Capitals have been one of the underachieving franchises in the Indian Premier League.

13 May 2023

Punjab Kings (PBKS)

PBKS hand DC their eighth defeat in IPL 2023: Stats

Punjab Kings kept their hopes alive of reaching the playoffs after sinking a sorry Delhi Capitals side in match number 59 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 season on Saturday.

13 May 2023

Delhi Capitals (DC)

IPL 2023: Centurion Prabhsimran lifts PBKS to 167/7 versus DC

Prabhsimran Singh smashed a superb century versus Delhi Capitals to help Punjab Kings post 167/7 in match number 59 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 season.

13 May 2023

Delhi Capitals (DC)

Ishant Sharma completes 100 IPL matches: Decoding his stats

Veteran Delhi Capitals pacer Ishant Sharma has completed 100 matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2023, DC vs PBKS: Pitch report (Arun Jaitley Stadium) 

We are in the business end of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) as the playoff race heats up.

IPL 2023, DC vs RCB: Pitch report (Arun Jaitley Stadium) 

Delhi Capitals will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 50th Match of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2023: DC bowl out KKR for 126 at home

Delhi Capitals (DC) bowled out Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for 126 in match number 28 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) in Delhi.

02 Mar 2023

Umesh Yadav

IND vs AUS: Umesh Yadav completes 100 wickets at home 

Veteran Indian pacer Umesh Yadav added another feather to his hat in the ongoing third Test against Australia.

12 Dec 2022

Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane, Ishant Sharma set to lose central contracts: Reports

According to a PTI report, the BCCI is set to remove Test specialists Indian Test specialists Ajinkya Rahane and Ishant Sharma from the annual central contract list for the 2022/23 season.

11 Dec 2022

Ranji Trophy

Yash Dhull to lead Delhi in Ranji Trophy 2022-23: Details

India's rising batting sensation, Yash Dhull, has been named Delhi's captain for the upcoming edition of the Ranji Trophy.

12 Nov 2022

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2022, Delhi beat Vidarbha: Key stats

Delhi thrashed Vidarbha by five wickets in Elite Group B to kick-start their Vijay Hazare Trophy campaign.

10 Feb 2022

Ranji Trophy

Ranji Trophy: Yash Dhull named in Delhi's squad; Ishant unavailable

Yash Dhull, who led India to the 2022 Under-19 World Cup title, has been named in Delhi's squad for the Ranji Trophy, starting this month.

23 Dec 2021

Jasprit Bumrah

SA vs India, Test series: Indian bowlers eye several milestones

The three-match Test series between South Africa and India is set to kick off on December 26.

24 Aug 2021


Statistical comparison between Ishant Sharma and Zaheer Khan (Tests)

Senior pacer Ishant Sharma was a part of Team India's historic Test win at Lord's this month.

24 Jul 2021


Decoding the Test stats of Ishant Sharma against England

After playing the World Test Championship final, India are set to feature in the five-match Test series against England.

WTC final, Ishant Sharma gets multiple stitches: Details here

Senior Team India pacer Ishant Sharma has received multiple stitches on his right hand after injuring the same in the recently concluded ICC World Test Championship final against New Zealand.

Ishant Sharma vs Tim Southee: Statistical comparison (Test cricket)

India and New Zealand are set to clash in the inaugural WTC final, starting June 18 at The Ageas Bowl.

ICC World Test Championship: How have Indian bowlers fared?

Team India is set to lock horns with New Zealand in the ICC World Test Championship final, starting June 18.

India tour of UK: Records which Ishant Sharma can break

India are set to embark on the UK tour to take part in the ICC World Test Championship finale, and the England Test series.

India vs England, 3rd Test: Visitors elect to bat

England have won the toss and elected to bat in the third Test (Day/Night) at the newly-built Narendra Modi Stadium.

23 Feb 2021

Virat Kohli

'Playing 100 Tests no mean feat', Kohli on Ishant Sharma

Indian captain Virat Kohli lavished praise on pace spearhead Ishant Sharma as the latter is set to play his 100th Test match.

04 Feb 2021

England Cricket Team

India vs England: Decoding Joe Root's performance against Ishant Sharma

India and England are all set to face each other in a four-match Test series, starting February 5 in Chennai.

India vs England, Test series: Records Ishant Sharma can break

After missing India's recently-concluded tour Down Under, fast bowler Ishant Sharma is set to make a comeback.

27 Nov 2020


Natarajan added to ODI squad, Ishant ruled out of Tests

Left-arm fast bowler T Natarajan has been added to India's ODI squad as cover for Navdeep Saini.

25 Nov 2020


BCCI asks Cricket Australia to relax quarantine for Rohit, Ishant

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has asked Australia (CA) to relax the quarantine rules of senior Indian players Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma.

24 Nov 2020


Australia vs India: Rohit, Ishant ruled out of two Tests

Senior Indian cricketers Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma have been ruled out of the first two Tests of the upcoming Border-Gavaskar series in Australia.

Ishant Sharma undergoes long bowling spells in Bengaluru

Pace spearhead Ishant Sharma, on Wednesday, went through two long bowling spells at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

IPL 2020: Ishant Sharma ruled out due to muscle tear

Indian speedster Ishant Sharma has been ruled out of the IPL 2020 due to a muscle tear.

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals pacer Ishant Sharma suffers back injury

Delhi Capitals suffered a heavy blow right before their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 opener against Kings XI Punjab in Dubai on Sunday.

Ishant Sharma turns 32: A look at his splendid records

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma turned 32 on Wednesday.

Pace spearhead Ishant Sharma nominated for prestigious Arjuna Award

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma is among 29 athletes who have been recommended for this year's Arjuna award by the National Sports Awards selection committee.

#ThisDayThatYear: India register first Test victory at Lord's since 1986

On this day in 2014, India registered their first Test win at the Lord's Cricket Ground after 28 long years.

Ishant Sharma's old post sparks fresh debate on racism row

Former West Indian captain Darren Sammy has been vocal about racism of late.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Importance of bouncers in T20 cricket

A bouncer is the most common, yet profound weapon in the arsenal of fast bowlers.

Ponting is best coach I have ever met: Ishant Sharma

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma heaped praise on Ricky Ponting, terming him the best coach he has worked with.

'I was scared of Indian pace attack', Marcus Harris confesses

In Amazon's recently released series 'The Test', Australian opener Marcus Harris opened up about the dominance of Indian pace attack during India's 2018 tour down under.

03 Mar 2020

Virat Kohli

Kohli talks about his quest for next breed of pacers

Indian skipper Virat Kohli feels the Indian team management needs to groom the upcoming generation of seamers with the incumbent pace attack already at the pinnacle.

01 Mar 2020


Dravid should take responsibility for NCA blunders: BCCI official

Ishant Sharma's recurrence of injury has once again put the Rahul Dravid-led National Cricket Academy (NCA) under the scanner.

Ishant Sharma might miss the second Test due to injury

Ishant Sharma is set to miss the second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch after a recurrence of his right ankle injury.

NZ vs IND: Five stats which make Ishant Sharma substantial

Fast bowler Ishant Sharma has been India's linchpin of the pace attack over the years.

NZ vs India: Ishant Sharma is underrated, feels Scott Styris

Former New Zealand cricketer Scott Styris feels Indian pacer Ishant Sharma doesn't get the respect he deserves.