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Yuvraj Singh Indian Cricketer Full Biography

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Born on 12 December 1981, Yuvraj Singh is a former Indian cricketer who plays a vital role in winning the world cup. He is the only Indian cricketer who hit 6 sixes in six balls. Yuvraj began his career with Punjab Under-16s at the age of 13 against Jammu and Kashmir. He made his international debut against Kenya in the pre-quarterfinal. Yuvraj Singh played internationally in all forms of cricket. He is an all-rounder left-handed batsman and usually balls left-arm orthodox. Yuvraj was known for his aggressive stroke play. He was the man of the tournament in the 2011 ICC Cricket World cup and a top performer at the 2007 WorldCup T20 which India won.

Yuvraj Singh
Source: Aljazeera

Yuvraj Singh Indian Cricketer- Basic Information 

  • Name: Yuvraj Singh Bhundel
  • Nickname: Yuvi
  • Role: Batting Allrounder
  • Batting Style: Left-Handed Bat
  • Bowling Style: Left-arm orthodox

Yuvraj Singh Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): (188 cm)
  • Weight (approx.): ( 78 Kg )
  • Eye Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of Yuvraj Singh

  • Date of Birth: 12 December 1981
  • Age:  38 Years
  • Birth Place: Chandigarh, India
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Nationality: Indian
  • School: KB DAV Senior Secondary Public School In Chandigarh
  • College: DAV College, Panjab University Chandigarh.
  • Educational Qualifications: Graduation Degree in Commerce

Yuvraj Singh Family & Religion

Yuvraj Singh family
Source: Timesofindia
  • Father: Yograj Singh (Actor, Former Cricketer & Coach)
  • Mother: Shabnam Singh
  • Brother: Zoravar Singh (Actor)
  • Sister: Ritika Singh
  • Coach/Mentor: NA
  • Religion: Sikh
  • Address: Block-A of DLF City (Phase 1), Gurugram, Haryana

      Cricket Career Of Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh career
source: Indiatimes
  • Test: 16 October 2003 Vs  New Zealand
  • ODI: 3 October 2000 Vs  Kenya
  • T20: 13 September 2007 Vs  Scotland
  • Jersey Number: #12 ( India ), #12 ( Ipl )
  • Domestic/State Teams: Punjab, Yorkshire, Kings XI Punjab, Pune Warriors India, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians
  • Nature on the field: Calm

Yuvraj Singh Batting Career 

MInnNORunsHSAvgBFSR100200504s6s
Test40626190016933.93327757.98301126022
ODI30427840870115036.56992487.6814052908155
T20I5851911777728.02863136.380087774
IPL1321261527508324.772120129.720013217149

Yuvraj Singh Bowling Career

MInnBRunsWktsBBIBBMEconAvgSR5W10W
Test403593154792/92/203.5360.78103.4400
ODI304161504842941115/315/315.138.6845.4810
T20I5831424499283/173/177.0617.8215.1400
IPL132738691077364/294/297.4429.9224.1400
Source: Cricbuzz

Highlighted Records Of Yuvraj Singh

  • He had won the National Under-14 Roller Skating Championship.
  • Yuvraj Singh was declared “Man of the Series” in the cricket world cup 2011.  Yuvraj     Singh had amassed 362 runs and took 15 wickets in the cricket World Cup 2011
  • Yuvraj Hit 6 sixes in 6 balls in ICC World T20 Against England Cricket Team 2007.
  • Yuvraj Singh was conferred with the Arjuna Award (India’s second highest sporting award) in 2012.
  • He was awarded the Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian honour in 2014.
  • In 2015, The Delhi Daredevils Bought Him for Rs 16 Crore Making Him The Most Expensive Player Ever To Be Sold In The IPL History.

  Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Travelling, reading and watching films
  • Favorite Cricketers: Lasith Malinga, Wasim Akram, Anil Kumble, Shane Warne, Muttiah Muralitharan, Glen McGrath
  • Favorite Book: The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robin Sharma, A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle, and The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
  • Favorite Food: Kadhi-Chawal, Gobhi ka Paratha, Chinese cuisine
  • Favorite Football Player: NA
  • Favorite Singer: NA
  • Favorite Actor: NA
  • Favorite Colour: NA
  • Favorite TV Show: NA
  • Cars Collection: Bentley Continental, Lamborghini Murcielago, Porsche 911, BMW M5, Mercedes Benz S-Class, Audi Q5, BMW 3 Series

 Relationship Status

Yuvraj singh Wife
Source: Indiatoday
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Affairs/Girlfriends: Kim Sharma (Actress), Deepika Padukone (Actress, rumour), Riya Sen (Actress, rumour), Preity Zinta (Actress, rumour), Leepakshi (Fashion Designer, rumour), Hazel Keech (Actress)
  • Wife: Hazel Keech, Actress (2016-present)
  • Marriage Date: 30 November 2016
  • Children: NA

Awards and Recognitions

2012: Arjuna Award
2014: Padma Shri

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Controversies did by Yuvraj Singh ( Indian Cricketer )

On 10 June 2019, while announcing his retirement from international cricket, he attracted controversy by making a comment on BCCI’s Yo-Yo Test. He said- “I’ve a lot to tell about Yo-Yo Test but I’ll not say anything now to create any controversy as Team India in World Cup.”

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Lesser-Known Facts

  • During his childhood, Yuvraj was very fond of roller-skating and tennis, and even won the National U-14 Roller Skating Championship.
  • His father is a former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi film actor.
  • In his childhood, he played small roles as a child actor in 2 Punjabi films- Putt Sardara & Mehndi Sajna Di.

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