Kuldeep Yadav Wiki Biography: Kuldeep Yadav is an Indian Cricketer who was born in Kanpur City in Uttar Pradesh, India. He plays for Uttar Pradesh Ranji Team in Indian Domestic Cricket.
Kuldeep Yadav started playing cricket as a fast bowler and wanted to become a left-arm seamer but his coach insisted on him becoming a spinner because of his body build. He started playing cricket for his state Uttar Pradesh Team in domestic cricket. Kuldeep made his international debut for India in 2017.
Kuldeep Yadav was a member of the Mumbai Indians’ Squad in the 2012 IPL season. In IPL 2014 Auction, Kuldeep was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders. He was bought by KKR for 8.5 Crores in 2018 and since then he has been a part of the KKR squad.
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|Full Name||Kuldeep Yadav|
|Nick 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 the year 2014, Yadav was selected for Under-19 cricket world and represented India in Under-19 world cup.
- He got into spotlight when he took hat-trick in a match against Scotland in Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2014.
- Kuldeep has played a total of 30 First Class matches till now and has claimed 117 wickets.
- He made his international debut for India in 2017 against Australia and played his first test match on 25th March 2017 and became the first left-arm wrist spinner who has represented India in test cricket. He took four wickets on his test debut.
- Kuldeep’s ODI debut came against West Indies on 23rd June 2017 and later that year on 9th July he made his T20 debut against West Indies.
- Then he took his first five wicket haul in T20 in a match against England on 3rd July 2018.
- 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 test against West Indies on 6th October 2018.
- Kuldeep has even taken 2 hat-tricks in ODI.
- Initially Kuldeep first joined the Mumbai Indians’ Squad in 2012.
- Then in the year 2014, he was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders but released in after 2017 IPL season.
- Later he was again bought by KKR for 8.5 Crores in 2018.
- His 2019 IPL season was not good and he only played 9 matches and took only 4 wickets.
Kuldeep Yadav Age, Height, Weight
Kuldeep Yadav’s age is 26 years. He is 5 feet 6 inches tall and his weight is 61 kgs. He has Dark Brown eyes and Black colored hair.
|Height||In feet- 5 feet 6 inch|
In centimeter- 167.64
|Weight||In kilogram- 61 kg|
In Pound- 134.48 lbs
|Age in 2020||26 Years|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||8 UK|
Kuldeep Yadav’s Family
Kuldeep Yadav was born on December 14, 1994, in Kanpur City in UP, India. His father’s name is Ram Singh Yadav who is a Brick Kiln Owner. It was Kuldeep’s father who introduced him to Coach Kapil Pandey. His mother’s name is Usha Yadav.
|Father||Ram Singh Yadav|
Married Life and Girlfriend
Kuldeep Yadav is Unmarried. There is not much information available about Kuldeep’s relationship on the internet. As per internet reports, Kuldeep is currently not dating anyone.
- Kuldeep’s favourite bowler is Shane Warne.
- Besides playing Cricket, he also loves watching football.
- Kuldeep’s favourite football team is Barcelona.
- His favourite Song is The Monster.
Kuldeep Yadav’s Net Worth
|Net Worth||Approx $2 Million|
|Does Kuldeep consume Alcohol?||No|
|Does Kuldeep smoke Cigarettes?||No|
|Can Kuldeep Swim?||Yes|
|Is Kuldeep a Yoga Practitioner?||No|
|Is Kuldeep a Jogger?||Yes|
|Hobbies||Traveling and Watching Football|
|Food||Khasta and Laddu|