Umesh Yadav shines as India bowl out County XI despite Haseeb Hameed ton


Young opener Haseeb Hameed celebrated his Test recall with a gritty hundred even as Umesh Yadav bowled just a few incisive spells and was largely accountable in India bowling Select County XI out for 220 on the second day of the warm-up first-class recreation.

Coming again into the England squad after almost 5 years, right-handed opener Hameed lived as much as his status of being referred to as “Baby Boycs” for his dogged defensive recreation like former nice Geoffrey Boycott with knock of 112 off 246 balls.

His innings had 13 boundaries.

For India, Umesh was the stand-out bowler as he bowled in brief spells and labored up a good bit of tempo with figures of three/22 in 15 overs.

Mohamed Siraj (2/32 in 13 overs) actually bowled one of the best supply of the day, hurrying compatriot Washington Sundar (2), representing the county facet.

Umesh nonetheless won’t make it to the taking part in XI in Nottingham however his efficiency will definitely maintain the staff administration .

Jasprit Bumrah (1/29 in 15 overs) didn’t give away free deliveries however save the wicket of Rob Yates, the place the left-hander went for a non-existent cut-shot to a supply reared up, he hardly troubled Hameed, who defended him comfortably most instances.

It was Umesh, who first castled right-handed opener Jake Libby with an angled supply that noticed two of the three stumps knocked again.

Siraj received a nasty brief ball that all of the sudden climbed on Washington and flew off his gloves for a straightforward catch within the slip cordon.

Umesh’s second sufferer was rival captain Will Rhodes, who misplaced his off-stump when the quick bowler got here around the wicket and the supply straightened after pitching beating the left-hander.

With County XI reeling at 56 for 4, Lyndon James (27) gave good assist to Hameed of their 75-run stand for the fifth wicket. Hameed waited for unhealthy deliveries and was able to faucet and run these singles and doubles.

Umesh’s third wicket was a brief ball and James mistimed a pull-shot which was taken by Shardul.

Hameed seemed one of the best towards Ravindra Jadeja (15-3-55-1), who was punished for just a few runs. He reached nearer to hundred with a lofted shot to the vast of long-on of Jadeja’s bowling.

A tapped single in direction of brief mid-wicket off Shardul introduced his hundred off 228 balls. His innings ended with an edge to KL Rahul off Shardul who had 1/31 in 14 overs.

Brief Scores: India 1st Innings 311. County XI 220 in 82.3 overs (Haseeb Hameed 112 off 246 balls, Umesh Yadav 3/27, Mohammed Siraj 2/32).


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