Happy Birthday Yuvraj Singh:- Very few players of the Indian team have got a chance to see. Whose father has played international cricket for the country and then his son has also participated in international cricket. These are the few names in Indian cricket, in which father and son have played international cricket for the country, but left-handed batsman Yuvraj Singh has earned the most name.
Yuvraj Singh turns 40 today
Turns 40 today. Yuvi, who made his ODI debut against Kenya in the year 2000, was born on 12 December 1981 in Chandigarh, the joint capital of Punjab-Haryana. Yuvi played 304 ODIs, 40 Tests, and 58 T20 Internationals for India. A left-handed batsman, Yuvraj was part of the world-winning team India in the 2007 T20 World Cup and the 2011 ODI World Cup.
Biggest Hero of ICC Tournament
It was known from the time of Under 19 cricket. That Yuvraj Singh is the biggest hero of the ICC tournament. In the year 2002, he played under the captaincy of Mohammad Kaif in the Under 19 World Cup for the country and he was successful in winning the Player of the Tournament title. At the same time, in the ICC T20 World Cup 2007, he made history by hitting 6 sixes in an over.
During the 2011 Cricket World Cup, Yuvraj Singh was found vomiting blood during a match. It was later revealed that he had cancer and like a warrior, he first led the country to the World Cup title and then also won cancer. He stayed away from the world of cricket during his recovery from cancer.
Yuvi has a world record
Yuvraj Singh holds the world record for the fastest fifty in international cricket. Yuvraj Singh scored a half-century in T20 International cricket in just 12 balls. Yuvraj Singh completed his fifty in just 12 balls against England in the 2007 T20 World Cup. During this, he hit 6 sixes in an over of Stuart Broad.
Yuvraj Singh’s career
Spin all-rounder Yuvraj Singh made his ODI debut in the year 2000. Since then, till 2017, he played 304 One Day Internationals, in which he scored 8701 runs in 278 innings with 14 centuries and 52 half-centuries. In ODI cricket, he has taken 111 wickets in 161 innings. Apart from this, he stepped into Test cricket in 2003 and till 2012 he could play only 40 matches.
The cricketer who scored the fastest fifty in the history of international cricket
Born on 12 December 1981 in Chandigarh, Yuvraj Singh is celebrating his 40th birthday today i.e. on 12 December 2021. But do you know that he has scored the fastest fifty in the history of international cricket? Popularly known as Sixer King, Yuvraj Singh has played cricket for the country for a long time and he has also been successful.
Said goodbye to international cricket in the year 2019
Yuvraj retired from international cricket on 19 June 2019 due to his age and fitness. In his brilliant career spanning 19 years, Yuvi scored more than 11 thousand runs. In the IPL, Kings XI Punjab, Sahara Pune Warriors, Mumbai Indians, RCB, and Sunrisers Hyderabad also scattered.