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On day of being appointed RBI assistant manager, Umesh Yadav's house robbed of Rs 45,000 and mobile phones

On day of being appointed RBI assistant manager, Umesh Yadav's house robbed of Rs 45,000 and mobile phones

The incident, coincidentally, took place on the same day when Umesh landed the coveted government job.

Umesh Yadav, spearhead of Indian pace attack, finally bags a reputed government job

Umesh Yadav, spearhead of Indian pace attack, finally bags a reputed government job

Umesh's father Tilak Yadav wanted him to get a government job and the pacer had even prepared for an examination for post of constable in police department but failed to qualify it.

Ravi Shastri is a superb coach who has full faith in team, says Umesh Yadav

Ravi Shastri is a superb coach who has full faith in team, says Umesh Yadav

Umesh also reacted on Indian women's team skipper Mithali Raj becoming the all-time top-scorer in ladies' ODI cricket.

Fans go berserk seeing Umesh Yadav's Instagram post with lobsters

Fans go berserk seeing Umesh Yadav's Instagram post with lobsters

The lobsters' gigantic stature sent fans into a frenzy, and some epic comments were made on the picture.

Happy to see quality pacemen emerging from India, says Glenn McGrath

Happy to see quality pacemen emerging from India, says Glenn McGrath

McGrath said the emergence of fast bowlers like Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar augurs well for India.

WATCH: You don't mess with MS Dhoni! India wicket-keeper sends diving Danushka Gunathilaka back with magic run-out

WATCH: You don't mess with MS Dhoni! India wicket-keeper sends diving Danushka Gunathilaka back with magic run-out

Gunathilaka made a strokeful 76 off 72 balls to set up the improbable win against the defending champions. It's also their highest successful chase in ODIs.

ICC Champions Trophy: Glenn McGrath believes India's pace-spin bowling combination gives Virat Kohli & Co edge over other teams

ICC Champions Trophy: Glenn McGrath believes India's pace-spin bowling combination gives Virat Kohli & Co edge over other teams

McGrath heaped praise on the current India pacers, especially Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav.

ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up: Virat Kohli and Co embarrass Bangladesh with a stunning 240-run victory

ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up: Virat Kohli and Co embarrass Bangladesh with a stunning 240-run victory

Among batsmen, Dinesh Karthik made a strong case for a middle-order slot with a stylish 94 off 77 balls.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: This is how Team India celebrated warm-up win over New Zealand

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: This is how Team India celebrated warm-up win over New Zealand

India, who had won the title in 2013 under the leadership of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, will be led by Virat Kohli in the 2017 edition. 

ICC Champions Trophy: Skipper Virat Kohli hails pace quartet, says India can win titles with bowlers

ICC Champions Trophy: Skipper Virat Kohli hails pace quartet, says India can win titles with bowlers

India's chase was, however, cut short by rain. But thanks to a superior batting performance, India won the match by 45 runs via D/L method.

WATCH: Frightening! Helmetless Vijay Shankar miraculously evades brutal Yuvraj Singh hit in IPL eliminator

WATCH: Frightening! Helmetless Vijay Shankar miraculously evades brutal Yuvraj Singh hit in IPL eliminator

Yuvi, however, didn't last long, getting out in the 16th over, with Umesh Yadav getting the better of him.

WATCH: Messy run-out! Umesh Yadav beats lazy Saurabh Tiwary to the crease; dejected Ambati Rayudu complains

WATCH: Messy run-out! Umesh Yadav beats lazy Saurabh Tiwary to the crease; dejected Ambati Rayudu complains

During the innings break, Rayudu said that Tiwary needs to improve his running.

WATCH: Classy Rohit Sharma hits India team-mate Umesh Yadav for huge six at Eden Gardens

WATCH: Classy Rohit Sharma hits India team-mate Umesh Yadav for huge six at Eden Gardens

Rohit, 30, however failed to last long as he departed in the ninth over, trapped in front by Ankit Rajpoot. Rohit made 27 off 21 balls.

WATCH: Travis Head overshadows MS Dhoni, hits IPL 10's longest six at Chinnaswamy Stadium

WATCH: Travis Head overshadows MS Dhoni, hits IPL 10's longest six at Chinnaswamy Stadium

The ball didn't land on the roof of the stadium, but the effort sure overshadowed the monster six hit by Mahendra Singh Dhoni at the same venue last month.

WATCH: Relieved Piyush Chawla's strange celebration after yet another Virat Kohli flop show

WATCH: Relieved Piyush Chawla's strange celebration after yet another Virat Kohli flop show

Coming into bat after the fall of opener Chris Gayle, the skipper looked awfully out of sorts during his nine-ball stay in the centre. He even failed to capitalise on the life given by Piyush Chawla, who dropped a catch at mid-off.

WATCH: RCB's Chris Gayle marks 100th IPL appearance with royal duck against KKR

WATCH: RCB's Chris Gayle marks 100th IPL appearance with royal duck against KKR

The left-handed batsman has been in dismal form in IPL 2017, scoring a total of 152 runs in 8 matches with a best score of 77 to his name and an average of 19.

IPL 2017: Bowlers leaked too many runs, feels Umesh Yadav after Kolkata Knight Riders succumbed to Sunrisers Hyderabad

IPL 2017: Bowlers leaked too many runs, feels Umesh Yadav after Kolkata Knight Riders succumbed to Sunrisers Hyderabad

He complemented Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner for his 126-run knock, which came off 59 balls, and helped his team post a mammoth total of 209 runs.

IPL 2017, Match 37: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders — As it happened...

IPL 2017, Match 37: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders — As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the 37th match of 2017 Indian Premier League between defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad and two-time winners Kolkata Knight Riders at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.

MS Dhoni is the captain of Shane Warne's all-time IPL XI, no place for tournament's leading scorer Suresh Raina

MS Dhoni is the captain of Shane Warne's all-time IPL XI, no place for tournament's leading scorer Suresh Raina

But the team has no place for other Indian legends like Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag. Other notable Indian missing from the list is Suresh Raina – the tournament's leading scorer.

WATCH: Rishabh Pant destroys Umesh Yadav by scoring 26 runs in one over during DD vs KKR match

WATCH: Rishabh Pant destroys Umesh Yadav by scoring 26 runs in one over during DD vs KKR match

Pant has produced scores of 57, 31, 15 and 38 in the last four matches and with ICC Champions Trophy scheduled to be played in June, one might not be surprised if he is picked in the Indian squad.