Renowned former Indian all-rounder and World Cup champion, Yuvraj Singh, shares the heartwarming news of the birth of his daughter, Aura, with wife Hazel Keech.
Taking to Instagram, Yuvraj expressed his joy amidst sleepless nights, now made brighter by the presence of their precious daughter. This beautiful addition to their family follows the birth of their first son, Orion, last year.
Yuvraj Singh, a true gem in India’s cricket history, boasts an impressive career spanning 402 matches across all formats. His cricket journey includes 40 Test matches, accumulating 1900 runs with an average of 33.92.
The pinnacle of Yuvraj’s career, however, shone in the One Day International (ODI) format. Over 304 matches, he amassed 8701 runs at an average of 36.55. His remarkable record includes 14 centuries and 52 half-centuries, emblematic of his consistent and exceptional performance. Notably, Yuvraj also left his mark in T20 Internationals (T20Is), crafting 1177 runs in 58 matches at an average of 28.02.
Yuvraj’s influence extended to the vibrant stage of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as well. Across 12 years and various teams, he accumulated a total of 2750 runs in the IPL, adorned with 13 half-centuries.
Beyond the statistical achievements, Yuvraj Singh’s legacy speaks volumes. His pivotal role in India’s conquests in the ICC T20 World Cup 2007 and ICC World Cup 2011 will forever be etched in cricket history. The memory of his sensational feat of hitting six sixes in an over against England during the T20 World Cup, as well as his significant contributions in securing the 2011 World Cup victory, have solidified his status as an iconic figure in the cricket world.