Yuvraj Singh Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend & More
|Real Name||Yuvraj Singh Bhundel|
|Profession||International Cricketer (Plays for India)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height in cm||185 cm|
|Height in meters||1.85 m|
|Height in Feet Inches||6 Feet 1 Inch (6′ 1″)|
|Weight in Kg||78 Kgs|
|Weight in Pounds||171 lbs|
|Tattoos||A tattoo with Roman “XII” on his left hand bicep.|
|International Debut||ODI- 3 October 2000 against Kenya
Test- 16 October 2003 against New Zealand
T20- 13 September 2007 against Scotland
|Jersey Number||#3 (IPL, Delhi Daredevils)
|IPL Team||Delhi Daredevils (DD)|
|Nature on field||Aggressive|
|Favourite shots||hitting six on leg side by picking the ball by getting on knee|
|Records (main ones)||1. He became the first player to hit six 6’s in an over in a T20 match. He did it in 2007 T20 World Cup against England.
2. Only player to be Man of the series in both T20 & ODI World Cups.
|Controversies||Although Yuvraj Singh has never been involved in any controversy but his father Yograj Singh has spoken very harsh words against M.S. Dhoni several times, Yuvraj says he does not agree with the statements of his father and Dhoni is his close friend|
|Date of Birth||12 December 1981|
|Age (as in 2014)||33 Years|
|Birth Place||Chandigarh, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|School||DAV Public School, Sector-8, Chandigarh|
|Educational Qualification||High School|
|Family||Father- Yograj Singh (former Cricketer and coach)
Mother- Shabnam Singh
Brother- Zoravar Singh (actor)
|Coach/Mentor||Yograj Singh (his father)|
|Address||#508, Sector 11, Chandigarh (he used to live there)|
|Likes & Dislikes||Likes- playing Tennis, Roller Skating
Dislikes- Red colour
|Hobbies||playing Table Tennis in hotel lounge|
|Favourite Player||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favourite Actor||Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favourite Movie||Not Known|
|Favourite Colour||Not Known|
|Favorite Food||Not Known|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Kim Sharma (actress), Deepika Padukone (actress, rumour), Riya Sen (actress, rumour), Preity Zinta (actress, rumour), Leepakshi (fashion designer, rumour),(actress)|
|Girlfriend (at present)||Hazel keech (actress)|
|Fiance||Hazel Keech (Actress)|
|Cars collection||Porshe 911, Lamborghini Gallardo, BMW5, Audi Q5, BMW M3, Honda City|
|Bikes collection||A customized bike|
|Price in IPL Auction (2015)||16 Crore INR = 2564700 USD|
|Salary||Rs 25 Lakh per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
|Net Worth||$35.5 Million = 213 Crores INR|
Some unknown facts about Yuvraj Singh
- Does Yuvraj Singh smoke?: Not Known
- Does Yuvraj Singh drink alcohol?: Not Known
- In his childhood, he won National U-14 Roller Skating Championship but his father wanted him to be a Cricketer and threw away the medal he got from the Championship and scolded him to concentrate only on Cricket.
- In his childhood, he played small roles as a child actor in 2 Punjabi films- Putt Sardara & Mehndi Sajda Di.
- His parents divorced Yuvraj was very young, after that he stayed with his mother.
- He believes 12 is his lucky number.
- As a kid, he was not interested in Cricket, he never liked the idea of playing any sport under the hot sun so he was more interested in becoming a skater.
- His father forced him to play Cricket and was very strict about coaching Yuvraj.
- The first paycheck Yuvraj got after playin International Cricket was of Rs. 21 lakh which he handed over to his mother to buy a house.
- He was the top performer of the T20 World Cup 2007 and ODI World Cup 2011 (both won by India).
- He got engaged to actress cricketer, Hazel Keech in Bali on November 2015.
- After Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj is the only Indian player to be signed by English county Yorkshire.
- After the 2011 World Cup, the shocking news came that he had lung cancer, he stayed strong and went through chemotherapy and came back fit and fine.
- He was the costliest player of IPL 2014 and 2015 auctions. (14 Crore & 16 Crore INR respectively).
- Yuvraj runs a charity called “YouWeCan”, it helps treating in cancer patients. Also, Yuvraj has decided to invest 50 Crore INR by year 2018 to help entrepreneurs set their businesses.
- Yuvraj performed as a voice artist in the Bollywood animated film “Jumbo“.
- He says Sachin Tendulkar is his role model.