Jayant Yadav

Country: India
Born: January 22, 1990, Delhi
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Bowler

Jayant Yadav Bio

Jayant Yadav, born on January 22, 1990, is an offspinner and lower-order batsman hailing from Haryana, India. He made his first-class debut in 2011 at the age of 21 and quickly showcased his skills as a promising cricketer.

Yadav’s talent was evident from the early stages of his career. In his debut match, he bagged six wickets against Gujarat, playing a key role in his team’s victory. Although he struggled to replicate this success in the two following Ranji Trophy matches of that season, Yadav’s potential was recognized by cricket enthusiasts.

In 2012, Yadav made waves with his batting prowess when he scored a magnificent 211 runs against Karnataka. This innings included a record-breaking partnership of 392 runs for the eighth wicket with Amit Mishra. This impressive display of batting skills brought Yadav to the forefront and solidified his position as an all-rounder.

Yadav had his first taste of international cricket in 2012 when he played for the Rest of India against a touring England XI in Ahmedabad. In the first innings, Yadav took four wickets, including that of renowned batsman Alastair Cook. This performance further cemented his reputation as a consistent wicket-taker.

The 2014-15 season proved to be a breakthrough for Yadav in domestic cricket. Representing Haryana, he emerged as the highest wicket-taker for his team with 33 wickets. Yadav began the season on a high note, taking a remarkable six-wicket haul in his team’s opening match. He continued his exceptional form by claiming 13 wickets in a match against Saurashtra in Rajkot.

Following his exceptional performances, Yadav was selected for the India A squad for home series against South Africa A and Bangladesh A. This served as a stepping stone towards his ultimate goal of representing the Indian national team.

The 2015-16 Ranji season saw Yadav shine once again. He started the season with his second first-class century, showcasing his batting prowess. In the same match against Karnataka, he also took six wickets in the second innings. Yadav ended the season on a high note by scalping eight wickets for Rest of India against Mumbai in the Irani Cup. He also played a crucial unbeaten innings of 19 runs in the historic chase of 480.

Yadav’s skills were not limited to the longer format of the game. In the Indian Premier League (IPL), he represented Delhi Daredevils and displayed his economical bowling, finishing with an impressive economy rate of 4.14 in his debut season. Yadav’s T20 career economy rate of 5.62 further solidified his reputation as a disciplined and reliable bowler.

Jayant Yadav is a talented cricketer who has caught the attention of cricket aficionados with his all-round abilities. With consistent performances in domestic cricket and the IPL, he continues to be a player to watch out for in the future.

Jayant Yadav Career Stats

Jayant Yadav Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 6 9 1 248 104 31 575 43.13 1 1 30 1 3 0
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 2 2 1 3 2 3 7 42.85 0 0 0 0 1 0
FC 80 122 16 2670 211 25.18 5929 45.03 3 13 304 7 38 0
List A 67 52 11 961 71 23.43 1217 78.96 0 5 89 11 27 0
T20s 88 46 20 388 39 14.92 329 117.93 0 0 25 13 40 0

Jayant Yadav Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 6 12 825 465 16 4/49 5/62 29.06 3.38 51.5 1 0 0
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 2 2 84 61 1 1/8 1/8 61 4.35 84 0 0 0
FC 80 128 13454 7238 225 7/58 13/154 32.16 3.22 59.7 8 11 1
List A 67 64 3084 2064 62 3/21 3/21 33.29 4.01 49.7 0 0 0
T20s 88 83 1607 1697 52 4/22 4/22 32.63 6.33 30.9 1 0 0

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