Umesh Yadav is one of the characters in Indian cricket that has done incredibly well for India in red-ball cricket.
His sheer pace and the ability to move the new ball makes him very lethal with the new ball.
More often than not in IPL he goes for a lot of runs in the death overs which does make his place often vulnerable in the playing x1 for different teams.
Having said that his credentials as a new ball bowler have never been doubted or should be doubted. This year he has represented KKR regularly and in every match, he has given them the breakthroughs that they need.
In today’s match of Kolkata against Punjab as well he picked up the wicket of Mayank Agarwal, by that dismissal now he is the 4th bowler in the IPL who has taken 50 wickets in the powerplay, an incredible stat