Umesh Yadav plies his trade as a fast bowler for Team India in the international circuit. Besides that, the right-arm paceman plays for Vidarbha cricket team Middlesex and Kolkata Knight Riders in India’s premier T20 competition.
The 35-year-old represented the Vidarbha cricket team at the domestic level since 2008. Notably, he is the first player from the team to have played Test cricket. It is worth mentioning that he was the leading wicket-taker for India in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup.
The Nagpur-born cricketer was also the third leading wicket-taker in the marquee event, having bagged 18 wickets to his name. He is best known for his ability to ruffle the batters’ feathers with incredible pace.
His last ODI appearance came against the West Indies’ national cricket team on October 24, 2018. On the other hand, his last T20I appearance was against South Africa on October 4, 2022. Since then, he fell out of favour with the selectors in limited-overs cricket.
Needless to say, he is a regular feature as far as the Test format is concerned. He took as many as 165 wickets in 54 Tests including 3 fifers. On the other hand, he took 106 wickets in 75 ODIs whereas he took 12 wickets in 9 T20Is in his career.
Umesh Yadav Net Worth
|Net Worth||$8 Million|
|Net Worth in Rupees||INR 58 crore|
|Source of Income||Salary, Match Fees, Brand Endorsements|
Umesh Yadav’s net worth is estimated at $8 million which is INR 58 crore. His primary source of income comes through match fees and brand endorsements, advertisements and business investments. The fast bowler’s yearly income is INR 3 crore whereas his monthly income is INR 25 lakh as per the reports. His match fee per ODI is 6 lakh rupees whereas he earns 15 lakhs per Test match and 3 lakhs per T20I.
Umesh Yadav IPL Salary
Kolkata Knight Riders retained the services of Umesh Yadav ahead of the IPL 2023 mini-auction in Kochi. The two-time IPL champions retained him for INR 2 crore. He has played 133 games in the IPL wherein he took 135 wickets to his name.
Umesh Yadav Endorsements
The right-arm paceman signed several endorsement deals, which helped him in the expansion of his brand value. He has by far endorsed a spectrum of brands including GoodGamer, Manyavar, Nagpur’s Swachhata mission and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
Umesh Yadav Cars Collection
The Nagpur-born cricketer owns the only car and which is Audi Q3, estimated at around INR 40 lakh.
Umesh Yadav House
The experienced campaigner owns a lavish house in Nagpur, Maharashtra. Besides that, he also owns multiple real-estate properties across the country.