Umesh Yadav is gearing up for the gruelling international season ahead with focus on “single stump training” on the advice of Ashish Nehra.
Umesh Yadav has been on song this IPL, taking 17 wickets at an economy rate of 7.99 (his lowest, and best, yet in IPL) at a strike rate of 17.0. Already, he has bowled the most number of overs than any other IPL year.
Umesh Yadav took 3 wickets in the IPL match against Kings XI Punjab on Monday to bowl them out for 88.
IPL Highlights: Umesh Yadav dismisses in-form KL Rahul and dangerous Chris Gayle in one over; RCB pulverise KXIP to stay in playoffs race.
Umesh Yadav took 2 wickets and gave just 29 runs in his 4 overs against Mumbai Indians as Royal Challengers Bangalore picked a 14-run victory.
Umesh Yadav scalped three wickets in one over that involved the dismissals of Mayank Agarwal, Aaron Finch and Yuvraj Singh.
Shreyas Iyer, back after the ODI series in South Africa, stroked a 35-ball 57 with three boundaries and four sixes to star in BPCL’s 84-run win over Mumbai Police at the University Ground.
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.”