Spurred by the spinners, India's fast bowlers came back well in their second spells, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Cuttack, December 21, 2009 © AFP

  • Dec 20, 2009

    Ishant Sharma, Gautam Gambhir and Sachin Tendulkar take a breather © Associated Press

  • Dec 11, 2009

    A few Indian players look on in amusement © AFP

  • Dec 9, 2009

    Ishant Sharma dropped a return catch of Tillakaratne Dilshan © Associated Press

  • Oct 28, 2009

    Ishant Sharma is euphoric after dismissing Shane Watson © Associated Press

  • Oct 25, 2009

    Ishant Sharma gets Tim Paine caught behind © Associated Press

  • Sep 28, 2009

    Ishant Sharma was given a hard time by the Australian batsmen © Getty Images

  • Sep 28, 2009

    Tim Paine and Ricky Ponting run hard between the wickets © Associated Press

  • Sep 12, 2009

    Ishant Sharma celebrates Tillakaratne Dilshan's wicket © AFP

  • Sep 11, 2009

    Daniel Vettori is castled by Ishant Sharma © AFP

  • Sep 11, 2009

    Ishant Sharma celebrates the fall of Jacob Oram © AFP

  • Sep 11, 2009

    Jacob Oram is caught and bowled by Ishant Sharma © AFP

  • Aug 28, 2009

    Ishant Sharma takes possession of the ball with MS Dhoni trialing him © Associated Press

  • Aug 27, 2009

    Gautam Gambhir, Amit Mishra and Ishant Sharma at a conditioning camp © AFP

  • Aug 10, 2009

    Gary Kirsten sprints along with Ashish Nehra and Ishant Sharma © Associated Press

  • Jul 5, 2009

    Ishant Sharma is cock-a-hoop after sending back Chris Gayle in the first over © Associated Press

  • Jul 3, 2009

    Chris Gayle gets ready to play a tennis forehand-like shot off Ishant Sharma © Associated Press

  • Jul 1, 2009

    Ishanth Sharma, Gautam Gambhir and RP Singh in conversation during a practice session © Associated Press

  • Jun 25, 2009

    Ishant Sharma toils hard © AFP