Umesh Yadav

  • Ishant, Umesh fail to impress in pace-friendly conditions 09-12-2013 01:03 PM

    Durban: Going into the second one-dayer in Durban, India made changes to their bowling attack but unfortunately it didn't work. Considering the pace and bounce of the South African wickets, Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma were drafted in, but the pace duo misfired by bowling inconsistent length. However, at the...
  • Will focus on line and length in South Africa: Umesh Yadav 27-11-2013 06:31 PM

    Mumbai: Back in the side after being sidelined for some months due to poor form, Indian pacer Umesh Yadav on Wednesday said he will focus on getting his line and length right in next month's Test and ODI series against South Africa. "I am not thinking too much. I will...
  • Zaheer's presence will help me grow as a bowler: Umesh Yadav 25-11-2013 05:33 PM

    New Delhi: Umesh Yadav is relieved that he is back in the scheme of things but the bigger reason for his happiness is that senior pro Zaheer Khan will be around during India's upcoming tour of South Africa to guide the junior bowlers. "Zaheer has had a great influence on...
  • Zaheer back, Gambhir ignored for SA Tests; Rayudu gets Test call-up 25-11-2013 02:20 PM

    New Delhi: Zaheer Khan may not have a BCCI contract but he will be happy to see his name appear on the list of India's Test squad for the tour of South Africa, which the selectors announced on Monday. But Gautam Gambhir will have to wait a bit longer to...
  • Umesh, Ashwin unveil new India jersey on Twitter 16-09-2013 03:21 PM

    New Delhi: Sports apparel company Nike is ready with the new jersey for Team India, and it was unveiled on Monday by India speedster Umesh Yadav and offspinner R Ashwin on microblogging site Twitter. India are expected to don their new kit during the limited-overs series against Australia in October,...
  • I will never compromise on pace: Umesh Yadav 23-08-2013 03:45 PM

    New Delhi: He is regarded as the fastest Indian bowler on the international scene and young Umesh Yadav reckons that he has been selected in the team for "sheer pace" and will never ever compromise on speed for anything else. "As a fast bowler, I needed to have a clear...
  • Charles' heroics help WI register a thrilling win over India 01-07-2013 04:17 AM

    Kingston: Opener Johnson Charles struck 97 to help West Indies register a thrilling one-wicket victory over India in the second one-day international of the Celkon Mobile Cup tri-series on Sunday. Charles smashed eight fours and four sixes off 100 balls and had a fourth-wicket stand of 116 with Darren Bravo...
  • Umesh Yadav needs to keep composure, says Kapil Dev 21-06-2013 09:34 PM

    Birmingham: Former Indian speedster and 1983 World Cup-winning skipper Kapil Dev says Umesh Yadav needs to bring in more "discipline" in his approach to be a successful strike bowler. The 26-year-old Yadav made a big impression with a five-wicket haul in a warm-up game against Australia but since then he...
  • Champions Trophy, India vs Sri Lanka: Five key battles to look out for 20-06-2013 10:10 AM

    The ICC Champions Trophy has pitted two familiar foes against each other in India and Sri Lanka in the second semi-final. Deja vu, you could say, as the giants from the subcontinent will meet for the first time in an ODI tournament since the monumental 2011 World Cup final. So...
  • India and West Indies in battle of one-upmanship 10-06-2013 01:17 PM

    London: Coming off contrasting wins in their previous matches, West Indies and India will face-off at The Oval on Tuesday looking to move ahead of each other and nearer to securing a place in the ICC Champions Trophy knock-out stage. With their fellow Group B teams Pakistan and South Africa...
  • All-round India warm up with 243-run win over Australia 04-06-2013 10:07 PM

    Cardiff: India hammered Australia by 243 runs in a Champions Trophy warm-up match after skittling out the defending champions for just 65 here on Tuesday. Umesh Yadav, who joined the squad late following his recent marriage, took the first five wickets to fall in a stunning return of 5 for...
  • Umesh is the most talented fast bowler in India: Nehra 13-05-2013 11:55 PM

    Chennai: Veteran left-arm seamer Ashish Nehra praised his Delhi Daredevils' team-mate Umesh Yadav, terming him as the "most talented fast bowler" in the country at the moment and believes that his performance will have an impact on India's performance in the near future. "Umesh has done so well and if...
  • Vinay, Mishra likely for Champions Trophy 03-05-2013 11:59 AM

    The bustling form of several Indian pace bowlers in the ongoing IPL looks to be the only major discussion point on Saturday in the corridors of the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai, when India's squad for the ICC Champions Trophy is announced. This summer's tournament will be held in England where...
  • Winning is what matters in the end, says Umesh Yadav 30-04-2013 04:27 PM

    Raipur: Umesh Yadav ranked his performance in the 18th over against Pune Warriors in the ongoing Pepsi Indian Premier League among his "top-three" in the shortest format of the game. He also revealed about the kind of planning that had gone into bowling that particular over. "There have been some...
  • Umesh will do well at the Champions Trophy: Warner 29-04-2013 01:08 PM

    Raipur: Delhi Daredevils' opener David Warner on Monday lavished praise on team-mate Umesh Yadav, whose miserly 18th over proved crucial in the team's 15-run win over Pune Warriors, saying the pacer will be an asset for India in the upcoming Champions Trophy in England. "I think Umesh has been bowling...
  • Warner sets up Delhi's second win of the season 28-04-2013 11:35 PM

    Raipur: The IPL bandwagon came to the capital of the state of Chhattisgarh in central India, Raipur, and the venue allotted to Delhi Daredevils as their home away from home provided them the platform for just their second win of the season. On its IPL debut, the Shaheed Veer Narayan...
  • IPL 6: RCB pip Delhi Daredevils in a Super Over thriller 16-04-2013 11:57 PM

    Bangalore: This IPL stuff is not for the faint-hearted. Match 21 of the league ended in a tie, forcing the second Super Over of the season which resulted in Ravi Rampaul striking twice to secure Royal Challengers Bangalore a thrilling win that moved them to top of the IPL 6...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils, Game 21, IPL 6 16-04-2013 07:20 PM

    Live updates from Game 21 of IPL season 6 between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Daredevils, at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore. The bottom-ranked Delhi Daredevils are desperately chasing their first victory after four outings, but it will not be easy against a mighty Royal Challengers Bangalore at their home ground....
  • We faltered in the last 10 balls: Mahela Jayawardene 06-04-2013 10:30 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils skipper Mahela Jayawardene admitted that his team faltered in the last 10 balls while chasing 166 against Rajasthan Royals, suffering their second consecutive loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Saturday. Daredevils needed nine runs off the last six balls but managed three and...
  • IPL 6: Five bowlers to watch out for 30-03-2013 04:28 PM

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  • Umesh Yadav likely to be fit by April 01-03-2013 04:52 PM

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  • Injured Umesh Yadav out of third Test 26-11-2012 10:18 PM

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