Ishant Sharma has become the poster boy for India’s victory at Lord’s. Ishant Sharma has been the butt of many jokes following his bad form despite which he was kept on in the team rather than give raring youngsters a chance while he recuperates and gets his form. Ishant Sharma ended the 2nd Test Match with his career best bowling figures of 7 wickets for 74 runs.
England lost out to India by 95 runs after Ishant Sharma tore through the English defence but he has not been the go-to bowler for most of his career. Ishant Sharma’s rise seemed imminent after a fantastic performance in IPL 7 where he was most likely guided and groomed by Dale Steyn. Whatever maybe the reason, Ishant Sharma has finally come out of the rut in his career and hopefully this will only be a foot note in his future career.
Here is how Twitter reacted to India winning a Test Match at Lord’s after 28 years-