Ishant Sharma, IPL 2023: Ishant Sharma was out of the field for a long time. He was out of both Team India and IPL for 2 years. Now after a long wait, he has made a comeback in IPL.
New Delhi.Where is Ishant Sharma? Is he playing IPL…? Before the 28th match of IPL 2023, some similar questions were being heard a lot, the answer of which was finally found. In the match played between Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders, Ishant threw 2 such dreadful balls that everyone remembered his name once again. The whole stadium echoed with the name of the fast bowler.
For Delhi, Ishant bowled brilliantly against Kolkata and gave Delhi its first win of the season. He took 2 wickets for 19 runs in 4 overs and was the player of the match. The 2 balls of Ishant which are being discussed, he hunted captain Nitish Rana and Sunil Narine on those 2 balls. He wrote the story of Delhi’s victory by collecting both the innings for 4 runs.
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back after a long wait
Ishant returned to the IPL after 717 days and showed that his old edge is still intact. He played the last match for Delhi in 2021. This season too, he could not get a chance in the first 5 matches. In 2021 itself, he had landed on the field for India for the last time. At the same time, in December 2022, he went to play domestic matches for Delhi, but due to injury, he was dropped from the team. He had become a victim of bad planning.
Ishant Sharma spearheads #DelhiCapitals‘ offence!
— JioCinema (@JioCinema) April 20, 2023
victims of poor planning
In fact, before the start of the Ranji season, no camp was set up in Delhi. The fast bowlers had landed with half-incomplete preparation. A DDCA official had even said that some fast bowlers were unfit before the season. During the season, Ishant was seen battling side strain and then he was ruled out of the tournament itself. After which he now returned to the cricket field and showed his bowling edge.
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