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Ishant Sharma recalls Steve Smith mimicking during 2017 test series

Ishant Sharma recalls the incident When he mocked the Australian captain Steve Smith during the test series in 2017.

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Ishant Sharma recalls Steve Smith mimicking during 2017 test series
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Australia came to India for the four test match series in 2017. This series was one of the fiercest contests between the two sides. Although India had won the last match and seal the test series by 2-1. As usual, we can see the sledging during India vs Australia series. During one of the innings, Ishant Sharma hilariously mimicked Australian captain Steve Smith.

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As we all know that Steve Smith sags his head after facing every ball during the match. Now, Veteran Indian fast bowler Ishant Sharma opens up about the incident when He mimicked Australian captain Steve Smith.

Talking to  Mayank Agrawal on BCCI.TV, Ishant Sharma said that He was just trying to get him out of the comfort zone. India knew that they would win the match if they dismiss him. Ishant Sharma said,



I was just trying to upset him and was thinking how to do it, I was just trying to get him out of the comfort zone, I was just trying to make him uncomfortable. It was a close game, people tend to do things after getting swayed by emotions, you do anything to upset the batsmen, whatever I could do to upset him, I did that, Smith upsets the bowlers a lot, we know if we dismissed him, then we could go on win the match.

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“Virat is an aggressive caption, he loves it whenever you show aggression, he just said do whatever you want to, just don’t get banned,” Ishant Sharma added.

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