Kuldeep Yadav is an Indian Cricketer who plays for Uttar Pradesh in Indian Domestic Cricket. He was born in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Kuldeep Yadav started playing cricket as a fast bowler and wanted to become a left-arm seamer but his coach insisted on becoming a spinner because of his body build. He started playing cricket for his state team in domestic cricket. Kuldeep made his international debut in 2017.
Kuldeep Yadav was the part of the Mumbai Indians Squad in the 2012 IPL season. In IPL 2014 he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders and since then he is playing with them. He was bought by KKR for 8.5 Crores in 2018.
|Full Name||Kuldeep Yadav|
|Date Of Birth||December 14, 1994|
|Birth Place||Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Batting||Left Hand Batsman|
|Bowling||Left Arm Unorthodox Spin|
Kuldeep Yadav started playing Domestic cricket for Uttar Pradesh. In 2014, he was selected for Under-19 cricket world and represented India in that world cup. He came into limelight when he took hat-trick against Scotland in Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2014. Kuldeep has played 30 First Class matches till now and has claimed 117 wickets in those matches.
He made his international debut for India in 2017 against Australia. He played his first test match on 25th March 2017. He is the first left-arm wrist spinner who has represented India in test cricket. Kuldeep took 4 wickets on his test debut.
Kuldeep Yadav made his ODI debut on 23rd June 2017 against West Indies. Later that year he made his T20 debut against West Indies on 9th July 2017. In a match against England on 3rd July 2018 he took his first five wicket haul in T20.
Later that year on 12th July 2018 against England Kuldeep took his first five-wicket haul in ODI. Kuldeep also has a five-wicket haul in tests. He took his maiden five-wicket haul in a test against West Indies on 6th October 2018. Kuldeep has also taken 2 hat-tricks in ODI.
Kuldeep Yadav was first drafted in Mumbai Indians’ Squad in 2012. Later in 2014 he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders. In 2018 he was again bought by KKR for 8.5 Crores. In 2019 IPL season he only played 9 matches and taken only 4 wickets.
Kuldeep Yadav Age, Height, Weight
Kuldeep Yadav’s age is 26 years. Robin’s height is 5 feet 6 inches and weight 61 kg. His eye and hair colour is Dark Brown and Black respectively.
Kuldeep Yadav’s Family
Kuldeep Yadav was born on December 14, 1994. He was born in Kanpur, UP, India. His father name is Ram Singh Yadav. His father is a Brick Kiln Owner. His father introduced him to Coach Kapil Pandey. His mother’s name is Usha Yadav.
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|Father||Ram Singh Yadav|
Kuldeep Yadav is Unmarried. There is not much information about his relationship on internet. As per reports he is currently not dating anyone.
• Kuldeep’s favourite bowler is Shane Warne.
• He loves watching football.
• Kuldeep’s favourite football team is Barcelona.
• His favourite Song is The Monster.
Kuldeep Yadav Salary and Net Worth
|Net Worth||Approx $2 Million|
|Earnings in 2020||Not Known|
|Annual Salary||Not Known|
|Does Kuldeep Yadav, Consume Alcohol?||No|
|Does he, Smoke Cigarettes?||No|
|Can he Swim?||Yes|
|Is he, Yoga Practitioner?||No|
|Is he, a Jogger?||Yes|
|Kuldeep Yadav’s Hobbies||Travelling and Listening Music|
|Food||Sawine and Donuts|