Yuvraj Singh Biography, Age, Wife, Family, Records, Wiki
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Yuvraj Singh Bhundel
Date of Birth
12 December 1981
40 Years in 2021
Chandigarh, Haryana, India
Chandigarh, Haryana, India
DAV Public School, Chandigarh
Did not attend
Non-Vgetarian (Not Sure)
A tattoo with Roman ‘XII’ on his right-hand bicep
Listening to Music, Travelling, and Watching films.
Block-A of DLF city (Phase-1) Gurugram, Haryana, India.
• The Monk who sold his ferrari by Robin Sharma • The secret by Rhonda Byrne • A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle
• Gobhi Ka Paratha • Kaddhi-Chawal • Chinese Cuisines
• Sachin Tendulkar • Chris Gayle • Ricky Ponting
Suppandi (appears in Tinkle Comics)
Controversy- While announcing his retirement from International Cricket on 10 June 2019, he commented on BCCI’s Yo-Yo Test and attracted controversy. He said- ‘ I have a lot to tell about Yo-Yo Test but I will not say anything now to attract any controversy as Team India in the World Cup.
Yuvraj Singh Affairs & More
Married with Hazel Keech (British−Mauritian film actress and model)
30 November 2016
Kim Sharma (actress)
Riya Sen (actress, rumored)
Deepika Padukone (actress, rumored)
Leepakshi (a fashion designer, rumored)
Preity Zinta (actress, rumored)
Yuvi’s Cricket Career
International Debut ► Test- 16 October 2003 VS New Zealand in Mohali, Chandigarh. ► ODI- 3 October 2000 VS Kenya in Nairobi. ► T20- 13 September 2007 VS Scotland inn Durban Last Matches ► Test- India VS England at Kolkata on 9 December 2012. ► ODI- India VS West Indies in North-South on 30 June 2017. ► T20- India VS England in Bengaluru on 1st February 2017.
► International Retirement- On 10 June 2019, he took retirement from all cricket formats. He played 40 Tests, 52 T20s, and 304 ODI for India cricket team. He made 1900 runs in the longest format and 8701 in the one-dayers.
• #12 INDIA • #12 (IPL County Cricket)
• India A • Punjab (1996/97-2018/19) • Yorkshire (2003) • King XI Punjab (2008-2010) • Pune Warriors (2011-2013) • Royal Challengers Bangalore (2014) • Delhi Daredevils (2015) • Sunrisers Hyderabad (2016-2017) • King XI Punjab (2018) • Mumbai Indians (2019) • Toronto Nationals (2019) • Maratha Arabians (2019)
• Sukhwinder Singh • Alias Bawa
Slow Left Arm Orthodox
Fastest T20 fifty runs scoring it in 12 balls only against England national cricket team during the 2007 ICCW T.20.
Man of the series in both ICC T20 and ODI World cups.
Hit a half-century and picked up 5 wickets in a single world cup match.
The first player to hit consecutive 6’s in an over against England in Stuart Broads’s over in a T.20 World Cup format in 2007.
Second Indian cricketer who is signed by English county Yorkshire after Sachin Tendulkar.
First all-rounder player who scored 300 plus runs and to take 15 wickets in a single World Cup.
First Indian player to cross 100 sixes in the T.20 cricket match.
Yuvi also scored 70 off 30 balls against Australia in the 2nd Semi-Final (N), ICC World T20 at Durban on September 22, 2007, to help India qualify for the finals.
Yuvraj Singh Awards and Achievements
ICC named Yuvraj Singh ‘The Man of the Tournament‘ in the Cricket World Cup 2011.
Arjuna Award (India’s second-highest Sporting Award) in 2012.
Padma Shri Award in 2014.
The FICCI recognized Yuvraj Singh as the Most Inspiring Sportsperson of the Year Award in 2014.
Power Brands awarded Yuvraj Singh in August 2018 by the Bharatiya Manavata Vikas Puraskar for being an impact player in the field and for demonstrating humility in greatness and for leading the charge in the fight against Lungs cancer.
Mercedes Benz S-Class
BMW 3 Series, BMW M5 & BMW M3 convertible.
Income/Net Worth- Approx $35 Million or INR 250 Crores Apart from cricket, he has earned from various sponsorships and brand endorsements like Microsoft (2006), Codemasters, Puma, Royal Mega Stag, Pepsi, Revital, Reebok, Birla Sun Life, Laureus and Benz, Whirlpool, Cadbury and LG, etc.
Yuvraj Singh 6 Sixes
In T20 World Cup 2007, Yuvraj Singh created history by hitting six 6’s against England team in Stuart Broad over and scored the fastest fifty ever.
A news came in 2011 that Yuvraj Singh has lung cancer.
In the year 2013, he released his autobiography- ‘The Test Of My Life: From Cricket To Cancer and Back’ in which he talks about he battled cancer and made a comeback.
After defeating cancer, he founded YOUWECAN for cancer patients in 2012. YouWeCan has treated hundreds of cancer patients.
From his childhood, Yuvraj Singh was very fond of tennis and roller skating. Even also he won the Under-14 roller skating championship. However, his father threw his medal because they wanted him to concentrate on cricket only.
He has a tattoo of Roman‘XII’ on his left-hand biceps.
His father was a former Indian fast bowler and a popular actor in Punjabi films also.
Codemasters’ cricket video game Brian Lara International Cricket 2007 was released as ‘Yuvraj Singh International Cricket 2007’ in India.
He featured as a child actor in two Punjabi films- ‘Putt Sardana’ and ‘Mehandi Sajna Di’ in his childhood.
Yuvraj Singh thinks that 12 number is lucky for him.
He decided to stay with his mother after his parents divorced.
His voice also features in the Jumbo (Bollywood animated film).
In December 1999, he scored a triple hundred and one half-century (358 off 404) against the Bihar cricket team in UNDER-19 Cooch Behar Trophy final. The fact is that Mahendra Singh Dhoni was a part of that Bihar team in this match.
After receiving his basic cricket training in Punjab, he went to Mumbai for his further training at the Etf-Vengsarkar Cricket Academy.
Yuvi is one of the most expensive players in IPL 2014 and IPL 2015 auctions (14 Crores and 16 Crores respectively)
He considers Sachin Tendulkar as a role model in his life and he is the only Indian Cricket player to be signed by the English cricket team named Yorkshire after Sachin Tendulkar.
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