Umesh Yadav has so far played his part in India's bid to win their first-ever Test series win in South Africa. Replacing fellow pacer Mohammed Siraj, Yadav took two wickets on Day 2 of the series-deciding third Test.
At lunch on day 2 of the third Test, South Africa were 100/3 in 35 overs in reply to India's 223 all out. Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav got rid of Aiden Markram and Keshav Maharaj.
India pacer Umesh Yadav has been named in a 20-member Vidarbha squad for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, starting on November 4.
The Oval track did not offer much assistance to the fast bowlers but Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav and Shardul Thakur shared seven wickets
England were all out for 290 with Oliie Pope making 81. In second innings India were 43/0 when stumps were drawn
India captain Virat Kohli reasoned that left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja is as good an option against four left-handers in the English line-up using the rough created by the fast bowlers
Umesh was the stand-out bowler as he bowled in short spells and worked up a fair bit of pace with figures of 3/22 in 15 overs
India opted Umesh Yadav instead of Shardul Thakur. Axar Patel, Mayank Agarwal and Washington Sundar also failed to make the final squad
Umesh has played 48 Tests in a stop-start career and is part of arguably India's best-ever pace attack, which also includes Ishant Sharma, Mohammad Shami and Jasprit Bumrah.
Umesh Yadav had suffered was a calf muscle injury during the Melbourne Test against Australia in December last year
The Test, which will be played with the pink ball, will start here on February 24.
Umesh Yadav will replace Shardul Thakur in India squad for the final two matches after fitness test. IND vs ENG series is currently tied 1-1
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Wicketkeeper-batsman Pant and Jadeja suffered blows during the course of play on Day 3. Pant was replaced by Wriddhiman Saha when India came out to field
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India have already lost Ishant Sharma and Mohammad Shami due to injury
Umesh hobbled off the field after suffering the injury during the third day of the Boxing Day Test and was taken for scans.
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