Umesh Yadav      

Full name Umeshkumar Tilak Yadav

Born October 25, 1987, Nagpur, Maharashtra

Current age 26 years 260 days

Major teams India, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, 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 9 11 5 36 21 6.00 108 33.33 0 0 5 1 2 0
ODIs 31 12 9 44 17 14.66 62 70.96 0 0 6 1 5 0
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 36 45 22 232 34 10.08 435 53.33 0 0 28 6 16 0
List A 59 29 18 163 30 14.81 168 97.02 0 0 15 8 12 0
Twenty20 75 22 12 79 23 7.90 77 102.59 0 0 4 5 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 9 16 1485 1040 32 5/93 7/103 32.50 4.20 46.4 2 1 0
ODIs 31 30 1376 1388 33 3/32 3/32 42.06 6.05 41.6 0 0 0
T20Is 1 1 18 24 1 1/24 1/24 24.00 8.00 18.0 0 0 0
First-class 36 60 6193 3539 120 7/74 8/79 29.49 3.42 51.6 4 7 0
List A 59 58 2787 2661 69 5/26 5/26 38.56 5.72 40.3 0 1 0
Twenty20 75 73 1557 2052 72 5/18 5/18 28.50 7.90 21.6 1 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v West Indies at Delhi, Nov 6-9, 2011 scorecard
Last Test India v England at Ahmedabad, Nov 15-19, 2012 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v India at Bulawayo, May 28, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 19, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I Sri Lanka v India at Pallekele, Aug 7, 2012 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Madhya Pradesh v Vidarbha at Indore, Nov 3-5, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Australia A v India A at Brisbane, Jul 6-9, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Vidarbha v Rajasthan at Indore, Feb 15, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 19, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Madhya Pradesh v Vidarbha at Indore, Oct 21, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab at Bangalore, Jun 1, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1/105 India A v Australia A Brisbane 6 Jul 2014 FC
0* India v Bangladesh Dhaka 19 Jun 2014 ODI # 3499
17, 0/32 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 17 Jun 2014 ODI # 3498
3/48 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 15 Jun 2014 ODI # 3497
1/39 KKR v Kings XI Bangalore 1 Jun 2014 T20
3/13 KKR v Kings XI Kolkata 27 May 2014 T20
0/32 KKR v Sunrisers Kolkata 24 May 2014 T20
1/45 KKR v RCB Kolkata 22 May 2014 T20
0/29 KKR v Super Kings Kolkata 20 May 2014 T20
3/26 KKR v Sunrisers Hyderabad (Deccan) 18 May 2014 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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Jul 7, 2014

Umesh Yadav celebrates after dismissing James Faulkner, Australia A v India A, 1st unofficial Test, Brisbane, 2nd day, July 7, 2014

Umesh Yadav celebrates after dismissing James Faulkner

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Jun 17, 2014

No. 11 Umesh Yadav hits out, Bangladesh v India, 2nd ODI, Mirpur, June 17, 2014

No. 11 Umesh Yadav hits out

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Jun 15, 2014

Umesh Yadav is congratulated after a wicket, Bangladesh v India, 1st ODI, Mirpur, June 15, 2014

Umesh Yadav is congratulated after a wicket

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Results
Burgher v Colts at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 2, 2012
Burgher won by 4 runs
Nondescripts v Panadura at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 2, 2012
Nondescripts won by 64 runs
Burgher v Panadura at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 1, 2012
Burgher won by 37 runs
Colts v Nondescripts at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 1, 2012
Colts won by 64 runs
Chilaw v SL Army at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 30, 2012
Chilaw won by 23 runs
Col CC v Colts at Colombo (RPS) - Mar 30, 2012
Colts won by 4 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
Nondescripts v Saracens at Colombo (Colts) - Mar 30, 2012
Nondescripts won by 43 runs
Police SC v Sinhalese at Colombo - Mar 30, 2012
Sinhalese won by 10 wickets (with 65 balls remaining)
Badureliya v SL Air SC at Colombo (Colts) - Mar 30, 2012
Badureliya won by 49 runs
Burgher v SLPACC at Colombo - Mar 30, 2012
Burgher won by 8 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Kurunegala Y v SL Navy at Colombo (RPS) - Mar 30, 2012
Kurunegala Y won by 8 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
Panadura v Ragama at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 30, 2012
Panadura won by 38 runs
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