Ishant Sharma is playing County cricket with Sussex © Getty Images
Ishant Sharma is playing County cricket with Sussex © Getty Images

Away from the limelight of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018, Ishant Sharma is honing his bowling skills in England. Ishant, playing his first season with Sussex, managed to pick 5 wickets in his debut game. In Sussex’s first match against Warwickshire of Division Two, Ishant claimed 3 wickets in the first innings and 2 in the second. He dismissed Will Rhodes, Adam Hose and Tim Ambrose, and Ian Bell and Jonathan Trott in the second.

 

Sussex scored 374 runs in the first innings in reply to Warwickshire’s 299. In their second innings they were 87 for 3 when the match was declared as a draw.