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Umesh Yadav      

Full name Umeshkumar Tilak Yadav

Born October 25, 1987, Nagpur, Maharashtra

Current age 30 years 299 days

Major teams India, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Vidarbha

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Umeshkumar Tilak Yadav
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 38 43 20 253 30 11.00 552 45.83 0 0 31 7 13 0
ODIs Insights on odi 73 24 14 79 18* 7.90 134 58.95 0 0 8 1 22 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 - - - - - - - - - - - 2 0
First-class 75 88 40 733 128* 15.27 1137 64.46 1 1 81 26 29 0
List A 113 49 25 267 30 11.12 279 95.69 0 0 23 14 32 0
T20s Insights on t20 129 37 21 130 24* 8.12 120 108.33 0 0 9 7 31 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 38 74 6120 3675 106 5/93 7/103 34.66 3.60 57.7 4 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 73 71 3438 3423 105 4/31 4/31 32.60 5.97 32.7 4 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 5 102 148 8 2/19 2/19 18.50 8.70 12.7 0 0 0
First-class 75 136 12755 7175 228 7/74 8/79 31.46 3.37 55.9 9 9 0
List A 113 111 5418 5128 161 5/26 5/26 31.85 5.67 33.6 4 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 129 127 2683 3663 136 5/18 5/18 26.93 8.19 19.7 2 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v West Indies at Delhi, Nov 6-9, 2011 scorecard
Last Test England v India at Birmingham, Aug 1-4, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v India at Bulawayo, May 28, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI England v India at Lord's, Jul 14, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v India at Pallekele, Aug 7, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I England v India at Bristol, Jul 8, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Madhya Pradesh v Vidarbha at Indore, Nov 3-5, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class England v India at Birmingham, Aug 1-4, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Vidarbha v Rajasthan at Indore, Feb 15, 2009 scorecard
Last List A England v India at Lord's, Jul 14, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Madhya Pradesh v Vidarbha at Indore, Oct 21, 2009 scorecard
Last T20s England v India at Bristol, Jul 8, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/56, 1*, 2/20, 0* India v England Birmingham 1 Aug 2018 Test # 2314 Insights on
4/35 Indians v Essex Chelmsford 25 Jul 2018 Other
1/63, 0 India v England Lord's 14 Jul 2018 ODI # 4016 Insights on
2/70 India v England Nottingham 12 Jul 2018 ODI # 4014 Insights on
1/48 India v England Bristol 8 Jul 2018 T20I # 690
2/36 India v England Cardiff 6 Jul 2018 T20I # 688
2/21 India v England Manchester 3 Jul 2018 T20I # 684
2/19 India v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 29 Jun 2018 T20I # 680
26*, 1/18, 3/26 India v Afghanistan Bengaluru 14 Jun 2018 Test # 2307 Insights on
3/25, 0 RCB v Royals Jaipur 19 May 2018 T20
Profile

Less than two seasons after fast bowler Umesh Yadav first played with a leather ball, he was bowling against the likes of Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman in the Duleep Trophy. What makes his ascent even more remarkable is that he represents unglamorous Vidarbha in the Plate League of the Ranji Trophy. Yadav is the son of a coal-mine worker and was aiming to become a policeman. He only started considering a career in cricket as a 19-year-old, an age by which the best young Indian cricketers are in the running for a national cap.

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Aug 17, 2018

Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav prepare to bowl during a nets session, England v India, 3rd Test, Trent Bridge, August 17, 2018

Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav prepare to bowl during a nets session

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Aug 16, 2018

Graphic: India's pace bowlers have outperformed their career averages this year

Graphic: India's pace bowlers have outperformed their career averages this year

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Jul 30, 2018

Umesh Yadav and Virat Kohli warm-up at training with a run, Edgbaston, July 30, 2018

Umesh Yadav and Virat Kohli warm-up at training with a run

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