Who is the better of the two at this point in time?
Both broke in fairly young into the test teams around at the same time. Both have had their moments against Australia. Both have shown inconsistencies in their performances which have largely the reason behind their averages being around 35 after about a quarter century of tests.
Ishant Sharma - 23 tests, 66 wickets @ 34.93, SR - 64, Age 21
Stuart Broad - 28 tests, 83 wickets @ 36.15, SR - 67.3, Age 24