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Yuvraj Singh (born 12 December 1981) is an Indian former cricketer who played internationally in all formats of the game. An all-rounder who bats left-handed in the middle order and bowls slow left-arm orthodox, Yuvraj is the son of former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi celebrity Yograj Singh. Among the best restricted over players to play for India, Yuvraj was especially noted for his aggressive stroke play of the ball and his fielding.
|Other Name:||Yuvi, Yuvraj Singh Bhandal|
Yuvraj Singh Biography, Relationship & Career
He was a celebrity by the group he represented India in the Under-19 level. Each of the cricket pundits knew that this boy has something unique to offer and without wasting a lot of time, selectors chose him right after the Under-19 World cup and included him in the national team which was to play an all-important ICC Champions trophy. He proved his addition right by scoring a match-winning 84 against the powerful Australian assault which has the likes of Brett Lee, Glen McGrath, and Jason Gillespie. Since that time, he never looked back and demonstrated it that he is India’s largest match-winner of time.
Following India’s devastating show at the 2007 World Cup, he made a point in the maiden t-20 world cup in 2007. He scored a match-winning 30 balls 70 against the Australians in the semifinal and his six sixes against the England side became the highlights of this inaugural event. India finally won the world cup and it was this guy who played with a few vital knocks to make it possible. He had been instrumental again at the 2011 World Cups that India won. He won 4 Man of the match awards alongside the man of the championship in the event. Shortly after the world cup, it was known that he’s suffering from cancer. The entire nation prayed for him and he conquered cancer and came back strongly. Though he had been in and out of the group after 2011, he made a powerful start to the 2017 year and made the perfect comeback. He, however, could not hold on to his place for long and has been dropped from the side after the tour of West Indies in 2017. Though he’s made his desire to play with the 2019 World Cup selectors began looking beyond him because 2018 and so even after an impressive IPL 2019, he did not get selected.
He was born to former cricketer/Punjabi movie actor Yograj Singh and Shabnam Singh. He’s an elder brother called Zoravar Singh.
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Personal Info of Yuvraj Singh
|Address||Gurugram, Haryana, India|
|School||DAV Public School, Chandigarh|
|Hobbies||Dancing and Traveling|
|Net worth||$38 Million|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Yuvraj Singh
- He won the Roller-Skating championship during his teenaged however his dad threw his trophy and requested him to concentrate on playing cricket.
- He's also played with the child artist role in two Punjabi movies like Mehndi Sajna and Putt Sardara.
- He is the only second Indian player to be signed by English county staff Yorkshire.
- After coming from cancer, he also established an NGO named YouWeCan from the year 2012.
- He published his autobiography titled The Evaluation of My Life in the year 2013.