Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav returned with two wickets each on Day 3 of the first Test at the Eden Gardens.
Umesh Yadav recently got his fifth tattoo and spoke about how it serves as a motivation for him.
Umesh Yadav bagged his 100th ODI wicket when the right-handed pacer dismissed Australian captain Steve Smith for three in the fourth of the five match ODI series in Bangalore.
Police have arrested a furniture maker, working a floor below the ninth-storey flat of Yadav. Yadav and his family had gone for dinner on Monday evening, when accused Rajendra Chaudhary entered his flat through a window.
Umesh Yadav’s family have not filed any official complaint till now but the police have already arrested two suspects. The police is looking for other members who were involved in the incident and have left the place.
Umesh Yadav also had an opportunity to be employed by Air India but despite doing well, he wasn’t given a permanent contract. The then Vidarbha captain Preetam Gandhe took him to Air India in 2008.
India face South Africa in their last Group B game of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 and Virat Kohli after winning the toss opted to bowl at the Oval. Skipper Kohli made one change in the playing line-up where R Ashwin came in place of fast bowler Umesh Yadav.
Australian fast-bowling great Glenn McGrath said that to be a fast bowler in India is “the toughest job in the world” due to the wickets being conducive to conducive to spin and batting and that a pacer has to “really work hard.”
In addition to R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, the likes of Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah make up a daunting pace department as they face Sri Lanka in the next ICC Champions Trophy 2017 match.
India defeated New Zealand by 45 runs (D/L Method) while thumped Bangladesh by 240 runs after bundling them out for a score of 84 runs while they were chasing a target of 325 during the warm up matches and Virat Kohli’s troops will now take on Pakistan in their first match.
With all four seamers in the rhythm, Virat Kohli will have to make some tough calls in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017.
Brett Lee heaped praise on India’s pace bowling attack in Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah during a promotional event.
KKR take on Kings XI Punjab on April 13 here after playing Gujarat Lions (April 7) and Mumbai Indians (April 9) away.
KL Rahul had started the Australia series in the 57th position and has gained 46 places following scores of 64, 10, 90, 51, 67, 60 and 51 not out.
In a month’s time Umesh Yadav would like to do the same for the country, provided he’s picked for the limited-overs series in Australia.