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Ishant’s restrictive bowling or Umesh’s attacking instinct?

New Delhi: Ishant Sharmas immense experience could take precedence over Umesh Yadav’s classic outswingers as Indian team management focuses on replacing an injured Mohammed Siraj for the series-defining final test against South Africa.

Siraj, who suffered a hamstring strain while pitching on the first night of the second Test, only managed 15.5 overs in the two innings and coach Rahul Dravid admitted his injury affected team strategy as he defended 240 in the fourth innings .