Umesh Yadav – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) IPL 2017 Player

Umesh Yadav is an Indian cricketer who will play for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Umesh Yadav.

Umesh Yadav - Kolkata Knight Riders IPL 2017 Player

Player Name : Umesh Yadav
Nickname : Vidarbha Hurricane
Role : Bowler
Bats : Right-handed
Bowls : Right-arm medium fast
Nationality : Indian
IPL Team : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
Jersey Number : N/A

Umesh Yadav Profile :

Born on 25th October 1987, Umeshkumar Yadav is an Indian cricketer plays in test matches and ODI’s for the Indian team. In the domestic cricket he plays for Vidarbha. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

He is a right-arm fast-medium bowler.

He was initially bought by Delhi Daredevils (DD) in 2008 for $30,000, but he made his IPL debut in IPL 2010, taking 6 wickets in 7 matches at an average of 30.66 in the IPL 2010 season. He was once again signed by the Delhi Daredevils (DD) team in the players auction for IPL 2011 for US $750,000.

IPL 2012 was the most successful IPL year for Umesh Yadav, wherein he picked 19 wickets from 17 matches. In IPL 2013 he took 16 matches for Delhi Daredevils in 16 matches at an average of 31.75.

In players auction for IPL 2014, he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team for Rs. 2.6 Crores.

In IPL 2014, he played for KKR in 12 matches taking 11 wickets at an average of 33.36.

In IPL 2015, he played in 12 matches taking 10 wickets at an average of 38.20 while in IPL 2016 he played in 9 matches taking 10 wickets at an average of 23.40.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.

Once again Umesh Yadav will play for Kolkata Knight Riders in Vivo IPL 2017.