Ishant Sharma © Getty Images
Ishant Sharma © Getty Images

 

Feb 12, 2014

 

India pacer Ishant Sharma was on Tuesday retained by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs 2.60 crores in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction 2014.

 

Ishant played for the Deccan Chargers and was among the players retained by the Sun Network when they took over the Hyderabad-based franchise.

 

Meanwhile, Ishant was axed from both the limited-overs and Twenty 20 teams, while struggling batsman Suresh Raina was dropped from the One Day International (ODI) squad for the Asia Cup, but was retained in the T20 side for the upcoming ICC World T20 in Bangladesh.

 

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