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Umesh Yadav Biography & Latest News

Born : October 25, 1987

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Umeshkumar Tilak Yadav is an Indian cricketer who currently plays for Vidarbha. He specializes in right-arm fast-medium bowling. Umesh Yadav has played for Vidarbha at domestic level since 2008 and is the first player from the team to have played Test cricket. In 2007–2008, having previously only ever played tennis ball cricket, Yadav began bowling with a leather ball and joined Vidarbha. On 3 November 2008 Yadav made his first-class debut for Vidarbha against Madhya Pradesh in the 2008–09 Ranji Trophy. He played in four of Vidarbha's Ranji matches that season, taking 20 wickets at an average of 14.60 with best figures of 6/105. In 2008, he was bought by Delhi Daredevils for $30,000 and made his debut in the Indian Premier League in 2010. In the player auction for the 2011 Indian Premier League, the Delhi Daredevils bought Yadav for $750,000. Yadav returned to the national set-up in September 2011 for a five-match ODI series against England and managed four wickets at an average of 38.25 from three matches. At the 2012 Indian Premier League held in April and May, Umesh Yadav finished as the fourth-highest wicket-taker in the tournament with 19 dismissals from 17 matches at an average of 23.84.  

Umesh Yadav Latest News & Articles

Ranji Trophy 2017-18: The rise and rise of Vidarbha
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: The rise and rise of Vidarbha
Vidarbha created history by qualifying for the Ranji Trophy finals. Their performance in the last few years has been encouraging.
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: 5 things that Vidarbha did well this season
Ranji Trophy 2017-18: 5 things that Vidarbha did well this season
Vidarbha has qualified for the Ranji Trophy semifinals.
BCCI clears South Africa bound Test specialists for Ranji semi-finals
BCCI clears South Africa bound Test specialists for Ranji semi-finals
Bengal will be playing Delhi in Pune in the first semi- final while Karnataka will take on Vidarbha in the second semi-final.
5 cricketers who Kolkata Knight Riders should not retain for the upcoming IPL season
5 cricketers who Kolkata Knight Riders should not retain for the upcoming IPL season
Each team will be able to retain a maximum of five players.
2017-18 Ranji Trophy: KL Rahul and Umesh Yadav not to play Ranji Trophy quarters
2017-18 Ranji Trophy: KL Rahul and Umesh Yadav not to play Ranji Trophy quarters
The quarter-finals of the 2017-18 Ranji Trophy will get underway on December 7 and will take place till December 11.
India's pace quartet: A new hope
India's pace quartet: A new hope
India can now boast of a pace quartet like no other in its cricketing history.
SA tour in mind, India likely to field 3 pacers
SA tour in mind, India likely to field 3 pacers
The two specialist spinners are likely to be Ravichandran Ashwin and chinaman Kuldeep Yadav.
5 players from the Indian ODI team who should not play T20Is
5 players from the Indian ODI team who should not play T20Is
5 Indian players who are good enough in ODIs but might not be best suited for T20 cricket.
Umesh Yadav: Shami and I have to take more responsibility in death overs
Umesh Yadav: Shami and I have to take more responsibility in death overs
The 29-year-old said that the team's morale is good despite the upset in Bengaluru.
I like playing Tests more than ODIs, says Umesh Yadav
I like playing Tests more than ODIs, says Umesh Yadav
The 29-year-old recently became the 18th Indian bowler to take 100 ODI wickets.
Umesh Yadav first practised with leather balls at the age of 20
Umesh Yadav first practised with leather balls at the age of 20
The 25-year-old played with rubber and tennis balls as a youngster.
Is this the best phase Indian fast bowling has ever seen?
Is this the best phase Indian fast bowling has ever seen?
Opinion on the current Indian fast bowling attack.
Under the SKanner: Umesh Yadav
Under the SKanner: Umesh Yadav
Umesh Yadav's is a story of perseverance and self-belief leading to great heights.
Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne trolled by umpire Rod Tucker on-air
Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne trolled by umpire Rod Tucker on-air
Rod Tucker took a subtle dig at Sri Lankan opener Dimuth Karunaratne for reviewing a plumb LBW decision against India in the first Test.
Umesh Yadav bags job at Reserve Bank of India
Umesh Yadav bags job at Reserve Bank of India
The Indian pacer will work as an assistant manager.
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