Kuldeep Yadav Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


Kuldeep Yadav Indian Cricketer Full Biography


Born 14 December 1994, Kuldeep Yadav is an Indian cricketer who plays for India and for Uttar Pradesh in domestic cricket and for Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL. He is a rare left-arm unorthodox spin bowler. He started his International ODI career vs West Indies at Queen’s Park Oval, Jun 23, 2017, and T20 debut against West Indies at Sabina Park, Jul 09, 2017.

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Kuldeep Yadav Indian Cricketer- Basic Information 

  • Name: Kuldeep Yadav
  • Nickname: KD
  • Role: Bowler
  • Batting Style: Left-Handed Bat
  • Bowling Style: Left-arm chinaman

Kuldeep Yadav Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 168 cm
  • Weight (approx.): 61 kg
  • Eye Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of Kuldeep Yadav

  • Date of Birth: 14 December 1994
  • Age: 25 Years
  • Birth Place: Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Nationality: Indian
  • School: Karam Devi Memorial Academy World School, Kanpur
  • College: NA
  • Educational Qualifications: NA

Kuldeep Yadav Family & Religion

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  • Father: Ram Singh Yadav
  • Mother: Usha Yadav
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  • Brother: NA
  • Sister: Anita Yadav, Anushka Singh Yadav, Madhu Yadav
  • Coach/Mentor: Kapil Pandey
  • Religion: Hinduism
  • Address: Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh India

Cricket Career Of Kuldeep Yadav

  • Test: 25 March 2017 Vs Australia
  • ODI: 23 June 2017 Vs West-Indies
  • T20: 9 July 2017 Vs West-Indies
  • Jersey Number: #23 (India) #18 (Ipl)
  • Domestic/State Teams: Central Zone, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Uttar Pradesh U-19
  • Nature on the field: Calm

Kuldeep Yadav Batting Career 


Kuldeep Yadav Bowling Career

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Highlighted Records Of Kuldeep Yadav

  • He became the second Indian other than Bhuvneshwar Kumar and the third spinner other than Imran Tahir and Ajantha Mendis to take 5-wicket hauls in all three formats
  • Yadav became the first bowler for India to take two hat-tricks in international cricket
  • Kuldeep became the fastest spin bowler for India, in terms of innings, to take 100 wickets in ODI cricket, in his 58th innings

 Kuldeep Yadav Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Watching Football, Travelling
  • Favorite Batsman: NA
  • Favorite Bowlers: Shane Warne
  • Favorite Food: NA
  • Favorite Football Team/Club:  FC Barcelona, Brazil.
  • Favorite Cricket Ground: Green Park, Kanpur
  • Favorite Colour: Black

Kuldeep Yadav Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Wife: NA
  • Marriage Date: NA
  • Children: NA

Awards and Recognitions

  • The first award he won was for the best ODI bowling performance of the year for his     6/25  against England at the Nottingham
  • Kuldeep beat out Adil Rashid (3/27 vs India) and Trent Boult (5/17 vs Pakistan) for the award.
  • Kuldeep also won the best T20I bowling performance of the year award, which came against England on the same tour, where he picked 5/27 in the first T20I at Lords.

Controversies did by Kuldeep Yadav ( Indian Cricketer )

The young wrist-spinner faced a lot of flak on social media over his comments for Dhoni.


The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Kuldeep Yadav

Lesser-Known Facts

  • Kuldeep is the first chinaman bowler India has produced in its 82-year-long Test history.
  • He started off as a fast bowler.
  • He was part of the Mumbai Indians squad of 2012.
  • He is the son of a brick kiln owner from Unnao, Uttar Pradesh.

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