Yuvraj Singh Announces His Retirement from International Cricket


Left Hand Batsman Yuvraj Singh today announced his retirement from International Cricket. He will be playing cricket as a freelancer in ICC.

Yuvraj Made The Big Announcement

Putting a curtain on his glittering career the cricket said: After 25 years in and around the 22 yards and almost 17 year years of international cricket on and off, I have decided to move on. This game taught me how to fight, how to fall, to dust off, to get up again and move forward.”

Yuvraj retires
Via: Hindustan Times

“I was extremely lucky to play 400 games for India. I could have never imagined it when I first started playing cricket,” he added.”

“Cricket has given me everything and that’s the reason why I am standing here today. It’s been a love-hate relationship with the sport in retrospect,” he added.

Yuvraj played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20Is for India. He put together 1900 runs in the longest format, and 8701 in the one-dayers, the format in which he enjoyed most success.