Umesh Yadav joined Essex in August 2023 as a replacement overseas signing for Doug Bracewell for the final 3 games of The County Championship season.

The Indian quick has appeared for his country at the Test-level 57 times since his debut in 2011, as well as 75 One Day Internationals and 9 International T20s. This also included the 2023 ICC World Test Championship against Australia.

Umesh has a small but effective history with the Cloud County Ground in 2018 tourist match for the Indian national team, where he took 4/35 across 18 overs.

Date of Birth: 25/10/87
Squad No: 37
Role in Team: Bowler
Batting: Right-Hand
Bowling: Right-Arm Fast