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Australia v India, 3rd Test, Melbourne, 4th day

India's gangling life support

Dec 29, 2014: For long a contributor to India's lack of control with the ball, Ishant Sharma has become far more accurate. The rest of the fast-bowling attack, however, still remains wayward

Sidharth Monga at the MCG

India in Australia 2014-15

Won't expect too much from myself - Ishant

Dec 6, 2014: Ishant Sharma, who averages 73.54 in Australia, says he won't put added pressure on himself in the coming Test series and will try to keep his emotions in check to perform better

Sidharth Monga in Adelaide

West Indies in India 2014-15

Ishant replaces injured Mohit

Oct 10, 2014: Ishant Sharma has been picked as a replacement for injured medium-pacer Mohit Sharma in India squad for the remainder of the home ODI series against West Indies

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India in England 2014

Bhuvneshwar dragged down by the rest

Aug 18, 2014: India's marks out of ten after their 3-1 defeat in the Tests against England

Sidharth Monga

England v India, 5th Investec Test, The Oval, 2nd day

Ishant front foot highlights big problem

Aug 16, 2014: Umpires are simply not watching for the no-ball closely enough and it is creating trouble for bowlers. When an umpire fails to call your foot faults, he is basically omitting to tell you all is not right

Sidharth Monga at The Oval

India in England 2014

Ishant a chance to play at The Oval

Aug 13, 2014: After being ruled out of the last two Tests with a leg injury, India's premier seamer could return in place of Pankaj Singh, while Gautam Gambhir looks set to keep the opening slot at The Oval

Sidharth Monga at The Oval

India in England 2014

Ishant ruled out of fourth Test, Bhuvneshwar worry

Jul 31, 2014: MS Dhoni has revealed the injured Ishant Sharma will not be fit in time for the fourth Test, which begins on August 7 at Old Trafford

Sidharth Monga and ESPNcricinfo staff

India in England 2014

India hopeful on Ishant fitness for Old Trafford

Jul 27, 2014: India's bowling coach, Joe Dawes, is confident Ishant Sharma will be fit by the time the fourth Test begins, in Manchester on August 7

Sidharth Monga at the Ageas Bowl

England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 5th day

'No praise for effort had plan failed' - Ishant

Jul 22, 2014: Ishant Sharma, who has often been criticised for not taking enough wickets despite his experience, has said his labours go unappreciated outside the dressing room

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England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 5th day

Dhoni decides, Ishant provides

Jul 21, 2014: MS Dhoni and Ishant Sharma reversed India's customary defensive strategies, on day five at Lord's, to help them to a landmark Test win

Sidharth Monga at Lord's

England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 4th day

Jadeja and Ishant have India believing

Jul 20, 2014: Fifteen overseas Tests have elapsed since India last won a Test outside their own country, but they will barely be able to curb their excitement that the run is about to end

The Report by David Hopps

England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's 2nd day

Bowlers allow Dhoni to breathe again

Jul 18, 2014: Usually India's bowlers are ridiculed for letting Dhoni down but on a day that Dhoni let them down, they kept their spirits up, didn't let England run away with it, and came up with their best bowling day in a long time

Sidharth Monga at Lord's

Eng v Ind, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 4th day

Tail-enders overshadow top order

Jul 12, 2014: James Anderson and Joe Root put together 198 runs and picked up a slew of records along the way, including the most runs made by a final-wicket pair

Bishen Jeswant

England v India, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 3rd day

Ishant's rewards for the dirty work

Jul 11, 2014: Ishant Sharma is an odd sort of 'attack leader', averaging over 37 in Test cricket and not given the new ball, but extracting England's middle order on a docile pitch showed why he is persisted with

Sidharth Monga at Trent Bridge

England v India, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 3rd day

Ishant's Mr Mistoffelees spell

Jul 11, 2014: Mark Waugh often said there was no such thing as a flat pitch in Test cricket and that the best bowlers would find a way. On the third day at Trent Bridge, Ishant Sharma found that way, adapting like England had not managed

Mark Nicholas

England v India, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 3rd day

Seamers star, but India kept waiting

Jul 11, 2014: India were on the verge of taking a massive lead and possibly bowling England out short of the follow-on mark before Joe Root averted the danger along with the lower order

The Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy

India in England 2014

India's bowling leader conundrum

Jul 7, 2014: The present Indian bowling line-up will tackle its first five-Test series without the proven guidance of Zaheer Khan, their bowling captain. India had unravelled without him in 2011. Will they do better this time around?

Nagraj Gollapudi

India in England 2014

'Ishant should step up and lead attack' - Zaheer

Jun 30, 2014: Zaheer Khan wants Ishant Sharma to take over from him as the leader of India's fast-bowling group

Nagraj Gollapudi

Leicestershire v Indians, Tour match, Leicester, 3rd day

Ishant heckled as Robson, Smith flay rusty Indians

Jun 28, 2014: Angus Robson, the younger brother of England's new opening batsman Sam, and Greg Smith hit run-a-ball centuries as their 221-run second-wicket stand ensured a chastening time in the field for the Indians

Nagraj Gollapudi at Grace Road

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Ishant Sharma nearly quit ODIs

Apr 12, 2014: Ishant Sharma has revealed he nearly quit ODIs after he was left out of the World T20 side following average series against Australia, South Africa and New Zealand

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