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    Ishant Sharma

    Ishant Sharma is an Indian cricketer who has represented India in Tests, ODIs and T20Is. He is a 1.93 m tall right-arm fast-medium bowler.At the age of 18, Sharma was called to join the Indian squad for the tour of South Africa in 2006–07. However, after receiving the call and organising travel arrangements, it was decided not to send him on the tour. In reference to his height and lean physique in his Under-19 days, the bowler was nicknamed Lambu. In 2011, he became the fifth youngest player to take 100 Test wickets. Against South Africa in 2013, Ishant Sharma became the fifth quickest Indian to grab 100 ODI wickets.

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    Ishant Sharma to miss Christchurch Test match due to ankle injury
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    Ishant Sharma to miss Christchurch Test match due to ankle injury

    In what can be termed as a crucial blow to the Indian team, pace spear head Ishant Sharma has ...

    Shubman Gill, Navdeep Saini included as India announce squad for Test series against NZ
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    Shubman Gill, Navdeep Saini included as India announce squad for Test series against NZ

    Shubman Gill and Navdeep Saini have been included in the Indian squad for the upcoming two-match Test series against New Zealand.

    Ishant advised 6-week rest, out of NZ tour
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    Ishant advised 6-week rest, out of NZ tour

    Senior India pacer Ishant Sharma is all but out of the Test series against New Zealand after he suffered a Grade 3 tear on his right ankle while playing for Delhi in their Ranji Trophy encounter against Vidarbha at the Arun Jaitley Stadium. The official statement from the BCCI is awaited.

    Dhoni was informed before BCCI dropped him from central contract list
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    Dhoni was informed before BCCI dropped him from central contract list

    Wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni was informed by the BCCI before being dropped from the list of central contract players, said a source on Thursday.

    Dhoni dropped from BCCI's list of centrally contracted players
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    Dhoni dropped from BCCI's list of centrally contracted players

    Wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni has been dropped from BCCI's list of centrally contracted players, while Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Jasprit Bumrah have been listed in the A+ category.

    BCCI drops MS Dhoni from annual central contracts list
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    BCCI drops MS Dhoni from annual central contracts list

    The board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday announced the new player contracts for India senior ...

    Indian pace attack currently best in Test cricket: Steyn
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    Indian pace attack currently best in Test cricket: Steyn

    Veteran South African pacer Dale Steyn believes the current Indian pace attack is the best Test fast bowling unit.

    'Chahal TV' host impressed with new anchor Rohit Sharma
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    'Chahal TV' host impressed with new anchor Rohit Sharma

    Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Monday took a funny jibe at his teammate Rohit Sharma who interviewed pacers Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav following India's emphatic victory in their maiden pink ball Test against Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens here.

    It was historic match for us: Rohit Sharma
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    It was historic match for us: Rohit Sharma

    India batsman Rohit Sharma called team's first-ever day-night Test a 'historic match'.

    Privileged to be part of pink ball Test: Team India after win
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    Privileged to be part of pink ball Test: Team India after win

    India beat Bangladesh by an innings and 46 runs to secure a win in their first ever pink ball Test match. This also marks the fourth consecutive innings win for India which is the most for any team in the history of Test cricket.

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