Cricbuzz: Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni affirmed that senior pacer Ishant Sharma will miss the fourth Test in Manchester from August 7. Harmed Ishant missed the third Test at Ageas Bowl.
Ishant had knocked down some pins India to triumph at Lord's, with an outstanding seven-wicket blast, ricocheting England's batsmen with short balls and scary with pace. Then again, the lean Delhi pacer needed to sit out of the Rose Bowl Test, preparing for Pankaj Singh to make his Test presentation. Singh neglected to sack a solitary wicket in either innings.
Ishant has had real damage concerns in the past however this one, amidst a critical arrangement, will harm India. Particularly in the wake of losing at Southampton.
Dhoni said his bowlers required to enhance and concentrate on hitting the highest point of off-stump. Ishant had uncovered how Dhoni constrained him to bowl bouncers and he emulated guidelines flawlessly to convey a match-winning spell at Lord's.
The Indian chief mourned the loss of four wickets on the penultimate day and said India could have taken a gander at the last day diversely had they not lost key batsmen like Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan on Wednesday.