Coach breaks silence on Ishant Sharma not being a part of IPL

Ishant Sharma Career: Ishant Sharma, who did not become the choice of any team in the 2018 IPL auction, remained unsold this year as well. IPL 2022 Even in the mega auction, no team showed their interest in Ishant Sharma. Let us inform that after Kapil Dev, the fastest bowler who has played the most Tests for Team India is Ishant Sharma. When Ishant Sharma was asked about this, his coach gave the answer.

Ignoring teams doesn’t matter in IPL: Coach Shravan Kumar

Ishant Sharma could not make it to the playing XI in a single match during the tour of South Africa. After that he will not be able to be a part of IPL this year due to lack of choice of teams in IPL 2022. When questioned on Ishant Sharma’s neglect, Ishant Sharma’s childhood coach Shravan Kumar says that ignoring teams in IPL auction is not going to affect his Test career. He said that Ishant can play for 3 years now. Even now his bowling speed is more than 140 km / h. In such a situation, his career is not going to end due to not being sold in the IPL. Also the coach said that,

“In T20, the focus of teams is more on the all-rounder. Teams in this format want that they have bowlers who can bowl fast and score runs for the team. At the same time, the focus of teams is also more on uncapped young players, because their base price is also lower, on the other hand they are also more fit.

Ishant Sharma has taken 93 wickets in IPL

Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma has taken 73 wickets at an average of 37.02 in 94 matches played between 2008 and 2021. Ishant took the most wickets in 2013. He took 15 wickets in 16 matches this season. Returning to IPL in 2019, Ishant had 13 wickets in 13 matches in his account. Playing for Delhi Capitals last year, Ishant was able to take only 1 wicket in 3 matches. On the other hand, if we talk about ODI cricket, Ishant has taken 115 wickets in 80 ODIs at an economy rate of 5.73.