New Delhi: Team India’s fast bowler Umesh Yadav not only instilled fear in the hearts of England batsmen in the Oval Test with his strong bowling, but also a special record in his name. done.
Umesh completes 150 Test wickets
Umesh Yadav has now become the sixth fast bowler of Team India to take 150 wickets in Test cricket. In the fourth Test (IND vs ENG 4th Test) being played between India and England, he achieved this position by taking the wicket of Craig Overton.
Also read- Umesh Yadav gave tension to this senior Indian cricketer, international career will end!
Overturned 150th Victim
Umesh Yadav did not stop here, after sending Craig Overton to the pavilion, he dismissed David Malan on a personal score of 31 runs. Significantly, on Thursday, Umesh created a sensation by taking the wicket of Joe Root.
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 3, 2021
Indian fast bowler to take more than 150 test wickets
Kapil Dev – 434
Zaheer Khan – 311
Ishant Sharma – 311*
Javagal Srinath – 236
Mohammed Shami – 195*
Umesh Yadav – 151*
Played only 49 Tests in 10 years
Umesh Yadav made his debut in the longest format of cricket in the year 2011 but he has played only 49 Test matches so far. He last played a Test match for India in December 2020 against Australia in Melbourne.
Not many opportunities found abroad
The interesting thing is that Umesh Yadav has played 28 out of 49 Test matches on Indian soil because the Indian team management does not select him quickly in the team for overseas tours. This fast bowler has taken 96 wickets in India.