Mayank Yadav: ‘Underfed’ teen with a hunger for bowling fast

Mayank Yadav, super-fast from Delhi, had just rattled a watching IPL-verse. Fuelled by sheer pace, with his 3/27 helping Lucknow Super Giants outbowl Punjab Kings in Lucknow, Saturday, then, was a ‘debut’ in every sense of the term. “Sir, aaj na mera debut ho gaya. (Sir, today I got my debut).” The ‘contents’ of the call was plain, telegram-like short, but the Sonnet Club coach immediately got the enormity of the meaning.