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Jayant Yadav
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Jayant Yadav

India|Bowler
Jayant Yadav

INTL CAREER: 2016 - 2021

Full Name

Jayant Yadav

Born

January 22, 1990, Delhi

Age

31y 363d

Also Known As

Jayant Yadav

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm offbreak

Playing Role

Bowler

TEAMS

An offspinner from Haryana who can also bat in the lower order, Jayant Yadav made his first-class debut in 2011 at the age of 21. He picked up six wickets in that match, helping his side to a big win against Gujarat, but managed only one more in the two other Ranji Trophy matches he played that season.

He was noticed for his batting a year later when he scored 211, his maiden hundred, against Karnataka, and shared a record-breaking stand of 392 for the eighth wicket with Amit Mishra.

Yadav's fifth match in first-class cricket came against a touring England XI in Ahmedabad, where he took four wickets in the first innings, including that of Alastair Cook. His best Ranji season came in 2014-15, when he topped Haryana's bowlers with 33 wickets. He began the season with a six-for and went on to take 13 wickets in a match against Saurashtra in Rajkot. He was rewarded with selection for the India A squad for home series against South Africa A and Bangladesh A.

He started the 2015-16 Ranji season with his second first-class hundred, while batting at No. 4, in partnership with his new Haryana team-mate Virender Sehwag. Yadav took a six-for in the same match in Karnataka's second innings and ended the season with another high, claiming eight wickets for Rest of India against Mumbai in the Irani Cup, and remained unbeaten on 19 when his side completed their historic chase of 480.

Having been signed by Delhi Daredevils at the 2015 player auction, Yadav only played three matches in his first IPL season, but showed he could be frugal, finishing with an economy rate of 4.14. At the start of the 2016 IPL season, Yadav's overall T20 economy rate was 5.62.

Career Averages

Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test510723429164/495/6226.813.5645.1100
ODI1124811/81/88.002.0024.0000
FC6296981853611677/5813/15432.103.2758.7771
List A595626881807533/213/2134.094.0350.7000
T20736913301407444/224/2231.976.3430.2100
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Test58124610435.1455744.161130120
ODI11111*-1100.00000010
FC629713219021126.07491844.53392415310
List A594788987123.02114278.63058111230
T207338163133114.22268116.79001712340
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Recent Matches - Player

MATCHBATBOWLDATEGROUNDFORMAT
India vs New Zealand12 & 61/13 & 4/4903-Dec-2021MumbaiTest # 2438
Haryana vs Rajasthan190/1509-Nov-2021VadodaraT20
Haryana vs Jharkhand30/3808-Nov-2021VadodaraT20
Haryana vs J + K12/2306-Nov-2021VadodaraT20
Haryana vs Andhra--0/1205-Nov-2021VadodaraT20

Photos


Jayant Yadav chats with Vikram Rathour during a training session
Jayant Yadav celebrates with team-mates after dismissing Tim Southee
Jayant Yadav celebrates the wicket of Rachin Ravindra
Jayant Yadav picked up a wicket in his first over on comeback
Jayant Yadav celebrates with Rohit Sharma
Jayant Yadav bowls