Yuvraj Singh Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More

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India's Yuvraj Singh celebrates his century during the Cricket World Cup match between India and West Indies in Chennai, India, Sunday, March 20, 2011. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Here is this article about Yuvraj Singh who is an Indian international cricketer.Through this article, you are going to know much more detail about Yuvraj Singh which was never shown or revealed by others. Some particular Unknown Facts about Yuvraj Singh is mentioned here in the article with complete Bio Data.

Biography:

Real Name Yuvraj Singh Bhundel
Nickname Yuvi
Profession Indian Cricketer (Batsman)

Physical Stats & More:

Height in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in Feet-Inches- 6’ 1”
Weight in Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Body Measurements – Chest: 41 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Career: – Cricket

International Debut Test– 16 October vs New Zealand at Mohali
ODI– 3 October 2000vs Kenya at Nairobi
T20– 13 September 2007 vs Scotland at Durban
Coach/Mentor Yograj Singh
Jersey Number #12 (India)
#12 (IPL, County Cricket)
Domestic/State Team Delhi Daredevils, India A, Kings XI Punjab, Pune Warriors, Punjab, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Yorkshire
Nature on field Aggressive
Likes to play against Pakistan
Favourite Shot Pull shot
Records (main ones) • 1st player to hit six 6’s in an over in a T20 match. He did it in 2007 T20 World Cup against England in Stuart Broad’s over.
• Only player to be Man of the Series in both T20 & ODI World Cups.
Career Turning Point Performance in the 1999-2000 Ranji Trophy.

Personal Life:

Date of Birth 12 December 1981
Age (as in 2018) 37 Years
Birth Place Chandigarh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Sagittarius
Nationality Indian
Hometown Chandigarh, India
School DAV Public School, Sector 8, Chandigarh
College N/A
Educational Qualifications 10th standard
Family Father– Yograj Singh (Actor, Former Cricketer & Coach)
Yuvraj Singh with his father
Mother– Shabnam Singh
Yuvraj Singh with his mother
Sister– N/A
Brother– Zoravar Singh (Actor)
Yuvraj Singh with his brother
Religion Sikh
Address Block-A of DLF City (Phase 1), Gurugram, Haryana
Likes & Dislikes Likes– playing Tennis, Roller Skating
Dislikes– Red colour
Hobbies Travelling, reading and watching films

Favorite Things:

Favorite Cricketer Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, AB de Villiers and Chris Gayle
Bowler: Lasith Malinga
Favorite Food Kadhi-Chawal, Gobhi ka Paratha, Chinese cuisine
Favorite Actor Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Actress Kajol
Favorite Singer Gurdas Mann
Favorite Politician Manmohan Singh
Favorite Books The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robin Sharma, A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle, and The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
Favorite Colour Blue
Favorite Destination New Zealand

Girls, Affairs and More:

Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Kim Sharma (Actress)
Yuvraj Singh with Kim Sharma
Deepika Padukone (Actress, rumour)
Yuvraj Singh with Deepika Padukone
Riya Sen (Actress, rumour)
Yuvraj Singh with Riya Sen
Preity Zinta (Actress, rumour)
Yuvraj Singh with preity Zinta
Leepakshi (Fashion Designer, rumour)
Yuvraj Singh with Leepakshi
Hazel Keech (Actress)
Wife Hazel Keech, Actress (2016-present)
Marriage Date 30 November 2016

Style Quotient:

Cars Collection Lamborghini Murcielago, Bentley Continental, Porsche 911, BMW M5, BMW M3 Convertible, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Audi Q5, BMW 3 Series
Yuvraj Singh Lamborghini Murcielago

Money Factor:

Salary Not Known
Net Worth $35 million

Some Lesser Known Facts About Yuvraj Singh:

  • Does Yuvraj Singh smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Yuvraj Singh drink alcohol?: Yes, he does consume alcohol.
  • Yuvraj was very fond of roller-skating and tennis at his childhood and even had won the National U-14 Roller Skating Championship.
  • His parents divorced Yuvraj was very young, after that he stayed with his mother.
  • His father is a former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi film actor.
  • He believes 12 is his lucky number.
  • He has acted in two Punjabi films in his childhood, Putt Sardara, and Mehndi Sajna Di.
  • Despite his interest in other sports, his father told him to focus on cricket. Initially, Navjot Singh Sidhu tried to coach him, but due to no improvement in his batting, he gave up, after which his father Yograj coached him.
  • After initial tough training, his father sent him to Mumbai to train at the Elf-Vengsarkar Cricket Academy.
  • In the U-19 Cooch Behar Trophy final in December 1999, he scored a triple hundred (358 off 404 balls) against Bihar. Interestingly, MS Dhoni was a part of the Bihar team in this match.
  • The first paycheck Yuvraj got after playing International Cricket was 21 lakh (INR), which he handed over to his mother to buy a house.
  • In the 2007 ICC  T20 World Cup, he created history by hitting six 6’s against England in Stuart Broad’s over.
  • After Sachin Tendulkar, he is the only Indian player to be signed by English county team 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 most expensive player in the IPL 2014 and 2015 auctions. (14 Crore & 16 Crore INR respectively).
  • Yuvraj performed as a voice artist in the Bollywood animated film “Jumbo“.
  • He considers Sachin Tendulkar as his role model.
  • A tattoo with Roman “XII” on his left-hand bicep. Yuvraj Singh tattoo
  • He is the founder of YouWeCan for cancer patients, founded in the year 2012.
    Yuvraj Singh YouWeCan
  • In 2013, he released his autobiography The Test of My Life: From Cricket to Cancer and Back. Yuvraj Singh autobiography The Test of My Life From Cricket to Cancer and Back

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