Umesh Yadav- Bio, Age , Stats, Net Worth

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Umesh Yadav

Umesh Kumar Tilak Yadav is an Indian cricketer who currently plays for Vidarbha cricket team, Indian national team, and Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League.

Born25 October 1987, Nagpur
Height5 ft 10 inch (178 cm)
FatherTilak Yadav
MotherKishori Yadav(late)
Wife Married


Umesh Yadav was born on 25 October 1987 in Nagpur. He is 40 years old as of year 2023. Umesh Yadav had applied to join the army and the police force but he was unsuccessful in his attempts.

He made his first-class debut for Vidarbha against Madhya Pradesh in the Ranji Trophy on 3 November 2008. In the four games that he played in the season, he picked up 20 wickets at an average of 14.60, with a best of 6/105.

The same year he got selected to represent the Central Zone for the Duleep Trophy. In 2008 when the money-spinning tournament, the Indian Premier League began he got picked up by the Delhi Daredevils. In the 6 games that he got chance, he picked up 6 wickets at an average of 30.66.

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Umesh Yadav

Umesh Yadav Career

Umesh Yadav was first picked up for the T20 World Cup in 2010 but didn’t get to play any game. He made his ODI debut against Zimbabwe later in the year. He went wicketless in the game giving away 48 runs.

After being dropped for many games, he was called back in the side against England in September 2011. He played 3 games in the five-match ODI series, claiming four wickets at an average of 38.25.

The fast bowler became the first player from Vidarbha who went on to play Test Cricket for India. He played against Australia down under in 2012. He played in all four Tests, taking 14 wickets at an average of 39.35.

In the third Test at the bouncy WACA Ground in Perth, he took his first five-wicket haul in Test cricket, with figures of 5/93.

When Windies toured India in 2018, he picked up his second five-wicket haul, he took his second five-wicket haul in Test cricket, with his career-best figures of 6/88, in the first innings of the second test.

Test Debut6 November 2011 v West Indies
ODI Debut28 May 2010 v Zimbabwe
T20I Debut7 August 2012 v Sri Lanka
Jersey No.70
IPL2013 : Delhi Daredevils
2014: KKR
2018: RCB
2023: KKR


When the IPL began Umesh Yadav was picked up by the Delhi Daredevils. In 2014, he was bought by Shah Rukh Khan’s Kolkata Knight Riders then led by Gautam Gambhir.

In 2018, he was bought by Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore. Again, he brought back to the KKR.

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Umesh Yadav
Runs Scored 4377922177
Batting Average12.207.92.0015.5
Highest Score3118*20*12
Balls bowled80253558150832
Bowling Average29.3933.6324.3324.8
5-Wicket haul3000
10-Wicket haul0000
Best Bowling6/884/312/194/24
Run Outs0000

Net Worth of Umesh Yadav

According to various online resources the net worth of Umesh Yadav is estimated to be around 58 crore in Indian Currency.
Umesh Yadav has a net worth of INR 58 Crore in 2023. His net worth in USD (US Dollar) is approximately $8 Million.


According to the BCCI annual contract list, Umesh Yadav is in the Grade B category. Players in this category are paid a whopping 3 crores annually as their retainer fee.
In 2020, RCB released Umesh and Umesh was back to the Delhi franchise after 12 long years at a contract of 1 Crores INR.

Social Media and Advertisements

Umesh Yadav has also a best amount of social media following by which he makes decent amount of money. He had also done many TV commercials for Brands till now.

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Umesh Yadav
Net Worth$8 million
Net Worth In Indian Rupees54 crore INR
Monthly Income And Salary25 lakh +
Yearly Income3 crore +
Income SourceCricket, Advertisement

Social Media of Umesh Yadav

Umesh Yadav has also a huge amount of Fan following over his social media platforms. He has total 2.1 million followers combining his Instagram, Twitter .

Umesh Yadav posts entertaining content on his Instagram with members of Team India at a period of time. His reels also got viral many times till now.

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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1.What is the net worth of Umesh Yadav in Indian rupees?
Ans. The net worth of Umesh Yadav is 54 crore in Indian rupees.

2. How old is Umesh Yadav ?
Ans.Umesh Yadav is 34 years old.

3. Nick name of Umesh yadav?
Ans. No any Nick name of Umesh Yadav .

4. Which state in Umesh yadav Belongs ?
Ans. He Belongs to Maharastra.

5. Is Umesh Yadav A Grade player for BCCI ?
Ans.Not Now he is not A grade player for BCCI.

6. From which team Umesh play in IPL?
Ans. Umesh Yadav played IPL for KKR.