Yuvraj Singh posted a picture with Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik and Yuzvendra Chahal on social media from his workout session.
Kaun Banega Crorepati 9’s finale was graced by Yuvraj Singh and Vidya Balan. The Amitabh Bachchan show had the two playing for Yuvraj’s cancer foundation, YouWeCan. Yuvraj shared his journey and discussed how there is a lot of stigma attached to cancer.
Yuvraj Singh and Vidya Balan were at the grand finale of ‘Kaun Bangega Crorepati’ show hosted by Amitabh Bachchan.
Yuvraj Singh revealed that Ashish Nehra was too straightforward for some people and suffered because of that.
Yuvraj Singh shared memories of Ashish Mehra’s early days in the team and called him a true friend.
Yuvraj Singh recalled his innings against England in 2007 World T20 and said that he was happy to give it back.
In a video posted on his social media accounts, Yuvraj said, “Sincere request from my side to all of you this year coming from the heart, don’t burst firecrackers this Diwali.”
Yuvraj Singh was pictured alongwith father Yograj in an image uploaded by Punjab batsman Gurkeerat Mann.
Yuvraj Singh, who has played over 300 ODIs, bumped into his favourite Bollywood actress Kajol while his flight was delayed.
Yuvraj Singh’s mother Shabnam Singh said, “Virat has always supported Yuvraj. And when someone as fit like him is at the helm, he would surely want the environment around him to be the same which is a good thing. The age factor does come up with Yuvi but I’m sure he will work harder to achieve the same.”
Yuvraj Singh also revealed that his father never wanted him to hit the ball in the air and always wanted him to play down the ground. He was lucky that all the balls were in his area and he was able to connect.
Yuvraj Singh smashed six sixes in the 19th over of the first innings. After his 36 runs off six balls, he also made a record of scoring the fastest half-century in T20I, facing just 12 balls to reach his fifty.
Sandeep Patil has called Yuvraj Singh ‘God’s gift’ to Indian cricket but said form and fitness will hold the key to the seasoned campaigner’s participation in the 2019 World Cup.
Yuvraj Singh, not picked for upcoming ODIs against Australia, is like a phoenix who has showed again and again that he can make a comeback and prove his critics wrong, according to former India selector Saba Karim.
Narendra Modi applauded Yuvraj Singh for his ‘Youwecan Foundation’ which spreads awareness about cancer and tries to rid the stigma associated with it. The foundation was launched by the cricketer in July 2012.