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Kuldeep Yadav Kuldeep Yadav Height: 5 Feet, 5 Inches DOB: December 14, 1994

With his undefeatable and rare in the continent left-arm chinaman bowling, young spinner Kuldeep Yadav has made a concrete place for himself in the Indian cricket team in a short period of time. Kuldeep was initially a fast bowler but on the perusal of his childhood coach in a cricket academy in Kanpur, he developed himself to become a left-arm wrist spinner, a rare breed of bowlers in India. The Uttar Pradesh-based spinner made his international debut on March 25, 2017, in a Test match against Australia in Dharamsala. Following an impressive Test outing, Kuldeep made his ODI debut on June 23, 2017, facing West Indies at Port of Spain. On the same tour of Caribbean islands, he managed to make his T20I debut on July 9, 2017 at Kingston. He, along with leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, charmed the national team selectors with his mystical bowling and replaced experienced spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the squads for the shorter format of cricket.

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2nd ODI: Rahul, Dhawan and bowlers shine as India level 3-match series versus Australia in Rajko

Sports | Jan 17, 2020, 09:50 PM IST

KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli hit fifties while the bowlers chipped in equally as India beat Australia by 36 runs in Rajkot to level three-match series 1-1.

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IND vs BAN, World Cup Warm-up Match: Rahul, Dhoni and Kuldeep star as India crush Bangladesh

Sports | May 28, 2019, 11:51 PM IST

KL Rahul and MS Dhoni smashed centuries while Kuldeep Yadav picked up 3 wickets as India beat Bangladesh by 95 runs in Cardiff.

Fickle weather on day 4 prevented India from closing in on

4th Test, Day 4: Kuldeep takes maiden five-wicket haul before rain plays spoilsport

Sports | Jan 06, 2019, 01:54 PM IST

Australia were placed at 6-0 in 4 overs after Kuldeep Yadav's five-wicket haul in his maiden Test Down Under helped India bowl the home team out for 300 in the first innings.

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2nd Test, Day 1: West Indies reach 295/7 at Stumps against India

Sports | Oct 12, 2018, 06:24 PM IST

Indian spinners went off the boil in the final session as all-rounder Roston Chase hit a gutsy unbeaten 98 to take the West Indies to a respectable 295 for seven on the opening day of the second Test, here on Friday.

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1st ODI at Nottingham: India beat England by 8 wickets

Sports | Jul 13, 2018, 12:39 AM IST

Kuldeep Yadav was once again the talk of the town after his 6/25 restricted England to 268 and it was Rohit Sharma who knocked up his 18th ton to lead India to victory.

Kohli's decision to bowl was vindicated by young Kuldeep,

1st T20I at Manchester: India beat England by 8 wickets

Sports | Jul 04, 2018, 02:00 AM IST

KL Rahul's 101* and Kuldeep Yadav's 5/24 powered India to a thumping 8 wicket win over England in the 1st T20I at Manchester to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

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1st T20I: India beat Ireland by 76 runs in Dublin

Sports | Jun 28, 2018, 12:19 AM IST

India outclassed Ireland by 76 runs in the opening T20 International in Dublin on Wednesday.

IPL 2018: KKR beat RR by 6 wickets

IPL 2018, Match 49: Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals by 6 wickets

Sports | May 16, 2018, 12:04 AM IST

Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav starred with an impressive four-wicket spell as he set up Kolkata Knight Riders to a comfortable six-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in their Indian Premier League encounter at Eden Gardens on Tuesday.

India clinched their maiden ODI series win on South African

India vs South Africa: 5th ODI in Port Elizabeth

Sports | Feb 14, 2018, 03:28 PM IST

India clinched their maiden ODI series win on South African soil, taking an unbeatable 4-1 lead after outclassing the hosts by 73 runs in the 5th ODI.