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Ishant Sharma does a Stuart Broad in Sri Lanka!

After Stuart Broad's devastating spell against Australia on Thursday, Indian speedster Ishant Sharma bowled an equally magnificent spell on Day 2 of India's warm-up game in Sri Lanka.

Ishant Sharma does a Stuart Broad in Sri Lanka!

New Delhi: After Stuart Broad's devastating spell against Australia on Thursday, Indian speedster Ishant Sharma bowled an equally magnificent spell on Day 2 of India's warm-up game in Sri Lanka.

Ishant dismissed half of the Sri Lank Board President's XI during a four over spell.

The lanky bowler, who shared the new ball with Bhuvneshwar Kumar (0-5), struck twice in his very first over. He removed both the openers, Dhananjaya de Silva and Kaushal Silva, for a duck.

Ishant kept up the good work by picking Upul Tharanga (0) in his next over and then got Lahiru Thiramanne (5) and Kusal Perera (0) on consecutive deliveries in his fourth over to be on a hat-trick. The score read 10 for five.

After four overs, Ishant's figures read: 4-1-5-5.

Earlier in the day, the home side dismissed the the visitors for a total of 351 runs.

(With Agency inputs)

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