Indian all-rounder who won Man of the Tournament in the 2011 Cricket World Cup. He served as vice-captain of India’s ODI team from 2007 to 2008 and has taken more than 100 wickets in the format. He appeared in 40 Tests between 2003 and 2012 and has scored more than 10,000 runs across all international competitions.
He was an avid roller skater as a child, winning the National Under-14 Roller Skating Championship.
He hit six sixes against England’s Stuart Broad at the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, a feat never before accomplished in an international competition between Test-playing nations.
Yuvraj Singh Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Yuvraj Singh's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Net Worth||$40 Million|
|Date of Birth||December 12, 1981 (age 41 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||6 Feet 2 Inches (1.88 m)|
Yuvraj Singh started his professional cricketing career with Punjab Under-16s when he was just 13 years old. He made his first-class debut in 1997 against Orissa and was dismissed without scoring any runs. His break-out performance came in 1999 when he played against Bihar in the Cooch Behar Trophy Final in Jamshedpur.
His father threw away his roller skating medal and encouraged him to pursue cricket. He married Hazel Keech in 2016.
He served as ODI vice-captain under MS Dhoni.
Inspirational Quotes by Yuvraj Singh
Relationships survive on trust, and if that is broken at any point, it's pretty much the end of the relationship. Besides, inability to communicate leads to problems.Yuvraj Singh
Cricket is my life. Before the cancer, I was happy-go-lucky. I used to think about my career and worry about the future. But post it, my thinking has completely changed. I'm happy to eat and breathe normally. I'm happy to have my life back.Yuvraj Singh
I cried like a baby. When no one could see me or hear me. Not because I feared what cancer would do, but because I didn't want the disease. I wanted my life to be normal, which it could no longer be.Yuvraj Singh
I'm past my wooing days now. See, I am an honest person. If I like a girl, I will go and tell her.Yuvraj Singh
I have been in love, and it was a great feeling. It's when you are attracted to and feel affection for someone. You want to do things for that person. But only love isn't enough in a relationship - understanding and communication are very important aspects.Yuvraj Singh