Indian seamer Ishant Sharma got engaged yesterday with basketball star Pratima Singh in New Delhi. Ishant is India’s leading bowler, especially in Test cricket. The medium- fast bowler’s engagement sparked quite a social media stir. People troll him while other congratulate him for the new life.
Ishant has made debut for India in 2007 against Bangladesh and ripped apart Australia in 2008-2009 Down Under tour.
The 19-year-old scrawny Ishant has emerged as India’s next pace sensation. But Injury affected his career for a while and he came back in international cricket as a much-groomed cricketer both his look and bowling.
He is not a regular member of Indian limited over the side but Indian Test team need his service. In the last couple of years, he helped India with his outstanding spells.
In Sri Lanka, he bowled outstandingly, but at home as India requested pitch curator for spin friendly pitch.
Ishant, when emerged in international cricket, had long hair, but now he has changed his hair style , now he started keeping ponytail.
He often punished for his offensive language to the players while celebrating after getting a wicket. But according to the fast bowlers, a young pacer should have kept his aggression towards a batsman. Getting under the skin of a player is tactics used by most of the bowler in this days.
But the image Ishant engagement with Pratima Singh left much Indian surprised. Indian opener Rohit Sharma didn’t leave an opportunity to troll Ishant.
In a tweet Rohit, who got married in 2015 with Ritika Sajdeh, said , Welcome to the club @ImIshant congratulations you .two. Lekin aaj ke din toh baal katva leta bhai “
Rohit and Ishant play in Test team together.
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) June 19, 2016