Yuvraj Singh Biography

Yuvraj Singh is an Indian worldwide cricketer. Look at this life story to think about his youth, family life, accomplishments and fun actualities about him.

Speedy Facts

Epithet: Yuvi

Birthday: December 12, 1981

Nationality: Indian

Well known: Cricketers Indian Men

Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Age: 37 Years, 37 Year Old Males

Conceived In: Chandigarh

Well known As: Cricketer

Tallness: 1.88 M


Mate/Ex-: Hazel Keech

Father: Yograj Singh

Mother: Shabnam Singh

Kin: Zoravar Singh

More Facts

Grants: Arjuna Award

Padma Shri

Yuvraj Singh is an Indian global cricketer and all-rounder who bats left-submitted the center request and can bowl low maintenance left-arm conventional turn. He plays in all arrangement of the amusement for the national group, speaks to Punjab in local cricket, and as of now plays for Kings XI Punjab in IPL. He has recently spoken to various IPL establishments and helped Sunrisers Hyderabad in their lady title guarantee. The child of a previous India cricketer, he took in the diversion at an early stage and raged through the adolescent positions quick to sack a spot in the national group. Regardless of periodic irregularity, he has on numerous occasions demonstrated his value in the group and protected India with match-winning exhibitions. His vocation went to a sudden end after he was determined to have disease, however he effectively fought the sickness and made a solid rebound to cricket, the subtleties of which he recorded in the personal book, ‘The Test of My Life’. He runs his very own philanthropy ‘YouWeCan’, which has treated a large number of disease patients throughout the years.

Adolescence and Early Life

Yuvraj Singh was conceived on December 12, 1981 in Chandigarh, India, into to Yograj Singh and Shabnam Singh. His dad was a quick bowler and played worldwide cricket for India. At the point when his folks separated, he chose to live with his mom.

He went to DAV Public School in Chandigarh and prepared cricket with his dad. He was likewise great at tennis and roller skating, yet after he won the National Under-14 Roller Skating Championship, his dad apparently discarded the decoration and instructed him to concentrate on cricket.


Yuvraj Singh, who appeared for Punjab Under-16s multi month before his fourteenth birthday celebration in 1995-95, was elevated to the U19 group the accompanying season and made his five star make a big appearance amid the 1997– 98 Ranji Trophy. He scored 358 keeps running against Bihar’s first innings score of 357 in the Cooch Behar Trophy Final in 1999, and in 2000, earned the ‘Player of the Tournament’ grant in the Under-19 Cricket World Cup.

On account of his inside and out execution for the U-19 squad, he was called to the Indian squad for the 2000 ICC KnockOut Trophy and made his ODI make a big appearance against Kenya on October third, 2000. He packed away the ‘Man of the Match’ grant scoring 84 against Australia and scored 41 and took one wicket against South Africa, yet was dropped following poor execution in the ensuing Tri Series.

On return, he scored 98-not-out in a match and took 8 wickets in the entire arrangement against Sri Lanka in the 2001 Coca-Cola Cup. He against lost frame and was dropped from Indian squad. He returned to residential cricket and scored 209 in Duleep Trophy in March 2002. He was called to the national group when India was somewhere around 1-2 against Zimbabwe in one-day arrangement and played two match-winning thumps of 80-not-out and 75 in the last two matches.

Following another poor arrangement against West Indies, he indicated consistency in the 2002 NatWest Series against England and Sri Lanka, amid which he performed both with the bat and the ball. The last against England was especially critical as he scored 69 to set up 121-run association with Mohammad Kaif to effectively pursue down 326 out of one of India’s most prominent triumphs in ODI cricket.

In the accompanying recreations paving the way to 2003 ICC Cricket World Cup, he scored a couple of energetic fifties to content successes for India and scored his lady century against Bangladesh on April 11, 2003. He was marked by the Yorkshire County Cricket Club in May 2003 and turned into the second Indian cricketer after Sachin Tendulkar to play for the club.

He made his Test make a big appearance against New Zealand on October 16, 2003, yet neglected to set up great scores in the Test too the accompanying TVS Cup ODI tri-arrangement. He recovered shape in the tri-arrangement against Australia and Zimbabwe, scoring 314 runs, and following a disillusioning ODI arrangement against Pakistan, he scored his lady century and 50 years in the Test arrangement.

Towards the finish of 2004, his frame relentlessly disintegrated in both ODI and Test, however rose as the main run-scorer for India in the 2005 Indian Oil Cup triangular arrangement in mid-2005. He proceeded with his great frame in the next years, scoring six ODI hundreds and two Test hundreds of years, aside from numerous fifty or more thumps that recouped India from poor begins.

In September 2007, he was named the bad habit chief of the Indian group for the debut ICC World Twenty20 in South Africa, which he made essential by hitting six sixes in one over of Stuart Broad. He was along these lines named the bad habit commander of the ODI group too, following which he had a decent arrangement against Pakistan, scoring four fifties in ODIs and his vocation best 169 in Test.

His greatest execution came at the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup, where he scored 362 runs, which included one century and four fifties, and took 15 wickets to acquire Player of the Tournament respect. Be that as it may, he was before long determined to have a phase 1 destructive tumor in the lung and needed to experience a very long time of treatment before he could come back to the wrinkle in September 2012 for ICC World Twenty20.

He turned into the most elevated wicket-taker in the World Twenty20 crusade, yet neglected to perform with the bat. He likewise neglected to use his chances in Tests and also restricted over matches, with the exception of a couple of fifties, however was gotten back to for 2014 World Twenty20, amid which he effectively assembled a few major organizations.

He was not considered for 2015 Cricket World Cup, but rather came back to the T20Isquad for India’s Australia visit in January, 2016, on account of his sublime show in Vijay Hazare Trophy. With 672 keeps running in five recreations in the Ranji Trophy, he was chosen for the ODI arrangement against England in January 2017, and stowed the ‘Player of the Match’ grant for his vocation best 150 runs.


Yuvraj Singh began off IPL as a symbol player driving Kings XI Punjab, and enrolled his first T20 cap trap against Royal Challengers Bangalore in May 2009, trailed by another against Deccan Chargers that month. He played for a few groups in the accompanying seasons, yet discovered achievement playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2016 season, which the group won.

Grants and Achievements

In a match against England amid the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, Yuvraj Singh hit six sixes off Stuart Broad and enrolled the quickest 50 years, which he made in 12 balls.

The legislature of India regarded him with the Arjuna Award in 2012 and the Padma Shri Award in 2014.

Individual Life and Legacy

Yuvraj Singh got drew in to British−Mauritian model and performing artist Hazel Keech on November 12, 2015. They got hitched on November 30, 2016 out of a rich 10-day function, following which she received the name Gurbasant Kaur.

Incidental data

Subsequent to being purchased for Rs.14 crore by Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2014, Yuvraj Singh got an open letter from the representatives of Kingfisher Airlines encouraging him not to play for the group. The two brands are claimed by Vijay Mallya who had not paid pay rates to his representatives for more than year and a half.

He has loaned his voice to the enlivened movies ‘Kind sized’ and ‘Skipper India’. He had recently showed up as a tyke on-screen character in ‘Mehndi Sagna Di’ and ‘Putt Sardara’.


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