Some Unknown Facts About Umesh Yadav You Need to know.
Does Umesh Yadav smoke? No
Does he drink alcohol? Not known
Umesh Yadav initially wanted to join the Indian army, but after his rejection, he applied for the post of a police officer but missed the opportunity by only two points.
After all, this failure played some local cricket tournaments and won a chance to play for Vidarbha Gymkhana with his performance.
His father worked in Khaperkheda in coal mines in Khaperkheda, Nagpur.
When he started out in cricket, he wanted to get his business degree, but he didn’t have time to do it.
He won the precious counters of Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman in the 2008 Duleep Trophy.
During the 2011-12 Australia Series, he took 14 wickets, with an average speed of 145 km/h.
Pritam Ghande, the captain of the Vidarbha cricket team, who helped him play for Air India in his early days, took 340 windows in the national cricket but never had a chance to play for India.
In 2011, his mother Kishori Devi died of diabetes, which his family could not afford expensive treatment.
Umesh Yadav Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More.
|Real Name||Umesh Kumar Tilak Yadav|
|Nickname||Vidarbha Hurricane and Babloo|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Fast bowler)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet-Inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 32 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
|International Debut||Test– 6 November 2011 vs West Indies in Delhi
ODI– 28 May 2010 vs Zimbabwe in Bulawayo
T20– 7 August 2012 vs Sri Lanka in Pallekele
|Coach/Mentor||Subroto Banerjee and Pritam Ghande|
#19(IPL, County Cricket)
|Domestic/State Team||India, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, Vidarbha|
|Nature on field||Aggressive|
|Likes to play against||Pakistan and Australia|
|Records (main ones)||• He is the 1st player from Vidarbha area of Maharashtra to play for Indian Team.
• Fastest bowl delivered by him was 155.5 km/hr against Sri Lanka.
• He was the highest wicket taker for India in the ICC World Cup 2015 with 18 wickets.
|Career Turning Point||His performance in the 2007-08 T20 tournament for Air India.|
|Date of Birth||25 October 1987|
|Age (as in 2019)||32 Years|
|Birth Place||Nagpur, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Scorpio|
|Hometown||Pokharbhinda Lala(Baraipur Lala), Govindpur, Deoria, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|School||Government Higher Secondary School, Walani|
|Family||Father– Tilak Yadav (Coal-mine worker)
Mother– Late Kishori Devi
Brother– Ramesh Yadav and 1 more (Elder)
Sister– 1 (Elder)
|Favourite Cricketer||Batsman: Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar
Bowler: Zaheer Khan, Gleen McGrath, and Dale Steyn
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Tanya Wadhwa (Fashion designer)|
|Wife||Tanya Wadhwa (Fashion designer)|