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Ravi Shastri hails 'strongman' Umesh Yadav; trolls Steve Smith-led Australia in brilliant manner

Ravi Shastri hails 'strongman' Umesh Yadav; trolls Steve Smith-led Australia in brilliant manner

In Australia's second innings at Dharamsala, Umesh dismissed Australian openers David Warner (6) and Matthew Renshaw (8) cheaply.

India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja's emergence as Test player and Umesh Yadav's consistency are net gains for Virat Kohli

India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja's emergence as Test player and Umesh Yadav's consistency are net gains for Virat Kohli

If Jadeja's achievements this season can be quantified by numbers, Umesh's contribution (30 wickets in 13 Tests) can only be judged if we take into account the impact he has created time and again at the start of the opposition innings.

Sourav Ganguly impressed with Umesh Yadav's form in the Border-Gavaskar series

Sourav Ganguly impressed with Umesh Yadav's form in the Border-Gavaskar series

Ganguly, who is the ambassador for FIFA U17 World Cup in India, is happy to see Kolkata getting the final of the marquee event.

Ind vs Aus, 4th Test, Day 3: Bowlers display incisive performance to put hosts on course for series victory

Ind vs Aus, 4th Test, Day 3: Bowlers display incisive performance to put hosts on course for series victory

Ravindra Jadeja, with an all-round show (63 and 3/24 in 18 overs), was the star performer but Ravichandran Ashwin (3/29 in 13.5 overs) and Umesh Yadav (3/29 in 10 overs) played their part to perfection as the Australian second innings was wrapped up in 53.5 overs.

India vs Australia: Remember that broken bat? Here's Glenn Maxwell doing post mortem — WATCH

India vs Australia: Remember that broken bat? Here's Glenn Maxwell doing post mortem — WATCH

Unluckily for Maxwell and kookaburra bat, Yadav's muscle power was too much to handle. The bat was broken into two.

India vs Australia, 4th Test: Debutant Kuldeep Yadav, Steve Smith star on engrossing Day 1

India vs Australia, 4th Test: Debutant Kuldeep Yadav, Steve Smith star on engrossing Day 1

India did not score any run or lost wicket in the single over bowled by Josh Hazlewood before stumps were drawn.

India vs Australia, 4th Test: 'Swinging' Umesh Yadav exposes Matt Renshaw like never before — VIDEO

India vs Australia, 4th Test: 'Swinging' Umesh Yadav exposes Matt Renshaw like never before — VIDEO

India's pace spearhead Umesh Yadav produced a brilliant piece of swing bowling to send back Australian opener Matt Renshaw on Day 1 of fourth Test in Dharamsala Saturday.

Huge crowd gathers for a glimpse of Virat Kohli after Indian captain visits local hospital – Watch Video

Huge crowd gathers for a glimpse of Virat Kohli after Indian captain visits local hospital – Watch Video

Virat Kohli's teammate Umesh Yadav had also given his opinion on the skipper's fitness, calling him fit for active participation in the Test.

Ranchi Test: According to seamer Umesh Yadav, skipper Virat Kohli is 'fit to play'

Ranchi Test: According to seamer Umesh Yadav, skipper Virat Kohli is 'fit to play'

The host nation had heaved a sigh of relief last night when medical reports confirmed that there were no "serious concerns" with regards to Kohli's shoulder injury

Ind vs Aus: Indian pacer Umesh Yadav says he has a better idea about himself now

Ind vs Aus: Indian pacer Umesh Yadav says he has a better idea about himself now

Yadav, who has improved on hitting right line and length consistently, said he has worked hard to cut down his errors after criticism from media

Watch: Umesh Yadav shows muscle power, breaks Glenn Maxwell's bat on first delivery of Day 2

Watch: Umesh Yadav shows muscle power, breaks Glenn Maxwell's bat on first delivery of Day 2

The ball was bowled at 137 kms but it broke into two pieces as soon as an impact with the ball was made.

Deadly swing: Umesh Yadav's perfect yorker leaves Peter Handscomb clueless in Ranchi — VIDEO INSIDE

Deadly swing: Umesh Yadav's perfect yorker leaves Peter Handscomb clueless in Ranchi — VIDEO INSIDE

Yadav's fast, inswinging delivery hit Handscomb on the toe for an easy LBW decision, and the Aussie batsman walked off once given out.

India vs Australia, 3rd Test: Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell century stand deflates hosts on Day 1

India vs Australia, 3rd Test: Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell century stand deflates hosts on Day 1

Steve Smith continued to be India's nemesis by scoring a superb century as Australia recovered from early setbacks to reach a comfortable 299 for 4 on the first day of the third cricket Test here on Thursday.

Ranchi Test: Anil Kumble has no problem with team's aggression, says every player has his own game face

Ranchi Test: Anil Kumble has no problem with team's aggression, says every player has his own game face

Jumbo also backed the pace duo Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma and the spin twins Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja for their phenomenal performance

Wriddhiman Saha rates Pune catch better than Bengaluru effort — VIDEOS INSIDE

Wriddhiman Saha rates Pune catch better than Bengaluru effort — VIDEOS INSIDE

Saha conceded that it has been very challenging for him to keep against the likes of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja on turning tracks in Pune and Bangalore.

India vs Australia: Shaun Marsh didn't 'go' for the DRS in 2nd Test because of miscommunication with skipper Steve Smith

India vs Australia: Shaun Marsh didn't 'go' for the DRS in 2nd Test because of miscommunication with skipper Steve Smith

a DRS misunderstanding between Smith and Shaun Marsh heralded a batting collapse, like the ones we had witnessed during Indian innings in Pune.

Steve Smith's DRS act was against spirit of the game: Sunil Gavaskar, VVS Laxman

Steve Smith's DRS act was against spirit of the game: Sunil Gavaskar, VVS Laxman

Kohli at the post-match press conference said that he has seen the Australians looking upstairs before asking for a DRS.

Bengaluru Test: Tempers flare as Virat Kohli 'all but accuses' Steve Smith of cheating in usage of DRS

Bengaluru Test: Tempers flare as Virat Kohli 'all but accuses' Steve Smith of cheating in usage of DRS

In the post match conference, Kohli slammed Smith while indirectly accusing him of 'cheating' in the usage of DRS.

Ind vs Aus: Virat Kohli opts not to take review, denies Umesh Yadav a wicket — WATCH

Ind vs Aus: Virat Kohli opts not to take review, denies Umesh Yadav a wicket — WATCH

The ultra edge motion revealed that, while the ball turned off the bat, but it did nick Marsh's glove by a whisker. Saha was excited the most, but Virat didn't go for it.India have indeed been struggling with the concept of DRS in this series. Time and again, their decision for a review failed to benefit them. But what about the one against Shaun Marsh?

India vs Australia, 1st Test: Virat Kohli's unique record and other statistical highlights from Day 3

India vs Australia, 1st Test: Virat Kohli's unique record and other statistical highlights from Day 3

All the numbers you need to know about India's defeat to Australia in Pune.