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9 Things Indian Fans Will Sorely Miss At The Cricket World Cup

High jumps. Hair transplants. And God.

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Ishant Sharma was officially ruled out of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 yesterday.

He fell prey to a knee injury that he had sustained during the India - Australia test series last December.
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He fell prey to a knee injury that he had sustained during the India - Australia test series last December.

So during this World Cup, Indian fans will not be able to witness the sight that is Ishant Sharma's glorious mane.

Oops, this.

Sorry, Fabio.
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Sorry, Fabio.

Here are a few other things that Indian fans will miss dearly when the Cricket World Cup goes down this month:

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1. Gautam Gambhir getting angry at just about anything.

Witness other displays of Gambhir's rampant aggression here. And here. And here.
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Witness other displays of Gambhir's rampant aggression here. And here. And here.

2. Harbhajan Singh's devious spin bowling and his antics in general.

Which also means no more desi Gangnam Style.
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Which also means no more desi Gangnam Style.

3. The blistering sixes of Yusuf Pathan.

^Yusuf Pathan expressing his opinions at his exclusion from the World Cup squad.
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^Yusuf Pathan expressing his opinions at his exclusion from the World Cup squad.

4. The old "is that out or should I take a dump on the pitch" appeal from Ashish Nehra.

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Raise that finger quickly, ump. Nobody needs to see this.

5. Zaheer Khan vying for the high jump gold medal.

Oh, and his reverse swing too.
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Oh, and his reverse swing too.

6. A hair-raising innings from Virender Sehwag.

Right when he was figuring out his hair transplant game. Sigh.
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Right when he was figuring out his hair transplant game. Sigh.

7. Anil Kapoor.

Also known as Yuvraj Singh.
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Also known as Yuvraj Singh.

8. God.

Not seeing Sachin Tendulkar at the World Cup sure will take some getting used to.
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Not seeing Sachin Tendulkar at the World Cup sure will take some getting used to.

9. And of course, Fabio.

Thankfully, you can deal with your Ishant Sharma withdrawal symptoms here.
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Thankfully, you can deal with your Ishant Sharma withdrawal symptoms here.