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Umesh Yadav Umesh Yadav Height: 1.87 m DOB: October 25, 1987

Umesh who made his debut in 2011 seems to have finally come of age especially after his fiery spell in Dharamsala in 2017, blew away the Australian top order in a spell of fast bowling seldom seen in India. Earlier known only for his pace and swing, he has now learned the art of bowling tight spells resulting in breakthroughs when the conditions are not supporting him. With the Indian bowling department bursting with talent, however, Umesh has to keep waiting for his chances to showcase his skills.

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India vs South Africa, 2nd Test Day 2: Virat Kohli's career-best puts Proteas on the mat

Cricket Ki Baat | Oct 11, 2019, 06:44 PM IST

Skipper Virat Kohli completed his seventh double hundred in Test cricket, remaining unbeaten on 254 while Ravindra Jadeja (91) missed out on his second hundred by nine runs.

India vs West Indies: Umesh Yadav back in ODI squad, replaces injured Shardul Thakur

Sports | Oct 16, 2018, 08:38 PM IST

India pacer Umesh Yadav was rewarded for his maiden 10-wicket haul in Test cricket with a recall in the ODI squad.

Virat Kohli expects batsmen to replicate home form in Australia

Sports | Oct 15, 2018, 03:08 PM IST

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