Ind vs AFG: Umesh Yadav have achieved a unique achievement, Nobody will be able to break this record
Umesh Yadav made history in the first Test match played between India and Afghanistan in Bangalore. He has become the first bowler to bowl against Afghanistan in Test cricket. In this match Umesh Yadav also completed his hundred Test wickets.
— BCCI (@BCCI) June 15, 2018
India’s first innings was reduced to 474 runs and when Team India came to field field then captain Rahane gave Umesh the first over to bowl. Umesh bowled Afghanistan’s opener Mohammad Shahzad for the first ball, and with this he made history as he became the first bowler to bowl the first ball against Afghanistan in Test cricket. Umesh scored 8 runs in the first over. In his first over, Mohammad Shahzad scored two fours and scored 8 runs.
Umesh Yadav made Rahmat Shah LBW out for 14 runs. With this, he also completed his 100 wickets in Test cricket. Umesh has become the eighth Indian fast bowlers to achieve this feat.
Fast bowlers who took hundred Test wickets for India
Name Match Wickets
Kapil Dev 131 434
Zaheer Khan 92 311
Javagal Srinath 67 236
Ishant Sharma 82 236
Mo, Shami 30 110
Carson Gavir 39 109
Irfan Pathan 29 100
Umesh Yadav 37 100