Kuldeep Yadav

Personal Information

Full NameKuldeep Yadav
Date of BirthDecember 14, 1994
Age29 Years
Birth PlaceKanpur
Height1.68 m
Current TeamDelhi Capitals
RoleBowler / Slow left arm chinaman
Batting StyleLeft hand Bat
Bowling StyleLeft arm Wrist spin
DebutMarch 25, 2017
Jersey No.23
FamilyRam Singh (Father), Usha Yadav (Mother)

Kuldeep Yadav Recent Matches

DC vs KKR35*0/3429-Apr-2024Eden GardensT20
DC vs MI0/4727-Apr-2024DelhiT20
DC vs GT2/2924-Apr-2024DelhiT20
DC vs SRH04/5520-Apr-2024DelhiT20
DC vs GT0/1617-Apr-2024AhmedabadT20

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  • Delhi Capitals
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Kolkata Knight Riders
  • India U19
  • India 
  • Central Zone
  • IndiaAT20
  • Indian Board Presidents XI
  • India Red
  • Rest of India
  • Asia XI

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 About Kuldeep Yadav

 Kuldeep Yadav was born on December 14, 1994, in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. Yadav is one of the most exciting and talented spinners in the world today. He is known for his unique bowling action, his ability to generate sharp turn and drift, and his knack of taking wickets. He is also a very versatile bowler who can bowl in all phases of the game.


Domestic Career

Kuldeep Yadav has been a crucial member for the Uttar Pradesh side in the domestic. Kuldeep was unable to make the in the Uttar Pradesh’s under-15 team but eventually made into the state team in 2014. Since then, there’s no turning back for Kuldeep Yadav. 

International Career

Kuldeep Yadav got a call-up to the Indian squad for the home Tests against Australia in 2017. He was handed the coveted Test cap by wrist spin wizard Anil Kumble in Dharamsala. His ODI debut came three months later against West Indies. His debut came against the same team in July 2017.

IPL Career

Kuldeep was a part of the Mumbai Indians in the 2012 IPL season. In 2014, he was picked up by the Kolkata Knight Riders. In 2018, he was bought back by the KKR for a sum of INR 5.8 crores. However, Kuldeep Yadav now represents Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League. 


Kuldeep Yadav is only the second Indian other than Bhuvneshwar Kumar to take five-wicket hauls in all three formats. 

He is the first left-arm wrist spin bowler to represent India in Test cricket. His spell of 10-0-25-6 against England cricket team is the best figures by any left-arm spinner in ODIs.

Additional Info 

  • Nickname: None
  • Hobbies: Flying kites, Painting
  • Controversies: None
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