He’s replacing skipper Virat Kohli in his debut game and so there is a big red tick in his column for ‘pressure’. The first chinaman bowler to play a Test for India, Kuldeep Yadav though is clearly basking in all of it.
Australia went to lunch on Day 1 of the Dharamsala Test at 131/1 and looked set with Steve Smith and David Warner scoring at a brisk pace. Introduce Kuldeep Yadav and David Warner found his longest innings of the series so far, cut short at 56. A clean catch by Ajinkya Rahane in at first slip and the 22-year-old from Kanpur had his first Test wicket.
Watch the video to see just how emotional a moment it was for the youngster.