In the last match Ishant performed extra ordinarily well. Recently Indian pacer Zaheer Khan, a veteran of 92 Tests and 200 ODIs commented on Ishant’s performance and praised him. Ishant Sharma took a match-winning seven-wicket protuberance in the team`s 95-run win in the first Test against England. His performance guided India to only their second Test win at the Lord’s cricket ground. Zaheer Khan was also happy when he watched Indians they utilized the English conditions at London tactically. In the recent interview Zaheen khan specially pointed toward the point that how India clinically polished off England to win their first overseas Test since 2011. Zaheer Said that Ishant clicked at right time when his team required it the most. According to Zaheer Khan, this win over England will particularly be good for Ishant as he will be encouraged and charged up by his own performance.
Zaheer was galvanized by the way the 25-year-old used the short ball to good effect. Ishant gave his career best performance that is 7/74, to guide India to their first win at the ‘Mukkah of Cricket’ since 1986. Zaheer Said that everyone was trying to win the game and they India on pushing at the English. According to Zaheer,” if you want to win a test match, you have to put pressure on the opposition”. Zaheer was astonished watching how the hosts were unable to adjust in their own backyard. On the other hand he was happy when he saw how India exploited the English condition.
Ishant was charged from the very beginning of that day needing six wickets to win. At first Ishant took the wicket of Moeen Ali at the stroke of lunch. After that severe batting collapse in the second session that saw the hosts plummet for 198/5 to 223 all out.
Zaheer Khan was very pleased as India took a 1-0 lead and they are one step ahead of England . Zaheer also advised bowlers to keep themselves fresh and stay fit for the upcoming matches.