Ishant Sharma on standby for World Cup

MUMBAI: Ishant Sharma Has Never Been In The World Cup , But At Least The Pacer Can Feel Happy About The Fact That From May 30 He Is In The Reserves For The Indian Team For The Four-year Showpiece That Starts In England And Wales.

Together With Rishabh Pant , Ambati Rayudu And Navdeep Saini , Ishant is among the four standbys for the World Cup , which begins in England on May 30 .

"Saini is our No 1 choice as a reserve seamer , while Ishant is the second option. He has experience of bowling in the English conditions , And he's bowling well currently," a source in the Board told TOI on Monday .

In IPL 12, Ishant Has Tasks 10 Wickets In 10 [email protected] At A Decent Economy Rate Of 7.65 For The Delhi Capitals .

While he's taken 115 wickets in 80 ODIs , the tall fast bowler's performance in Test cricket in the past couple of years has been impressive .