Yuvraj Singh (India)

Yuvraj Singh
Full Name:Yuvraj Singh
Date of birth:12 / 12 / 1981
Country:India
Role:Batsman
Batting style:Left-hand
Bowling style:Slow left arm

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Career summary

- Test debut v New Zealand at Mohali - October 2003

- ODI debut v Kenya at Nairobi - October 2000

- Yuvraj Singh is the son of former Indian fast bowler Yograj Singh and is an explosive batsman and a part-time spinner.

- He scored his first ODI century in his fourth season with the Indian team against Bangladesh, following that with hundreds against Zimbabwe and Australia.

- His Test debut came at his home ground Mohali, against New Zealand in 2003/04 but it proved to be disappointing. He didn't have to wait long for his first century, which followed in his second Test against Pakistan at Lahore.

- He finally became a permanent fixture in the India ODI team during the 2005-06 season after hitting 1161 runs.

- Wrote his name in the history books in 2007 when he smacked England's Stuart Broad for six sixes in one over during the World Twenty20 in South Africa.

- Sourav Ganguly's retirement in 2007 opened the door for Yuvraj in the Indian Test starting XI.

March 2010.

Test Matches

Batting
Career Span:2003-2012
Matches:40
Innings:62
Not Outs:6
Runs:1900
Highest Score:169
Average:33.93
50s:11
100s:3
Ducks:7
Pairs:0
Caught Out:40
Stumped Out:0
Bowling
Innings Bowled:35
Overs:154.7
Maidens:14
Runs Conceded:547
Wickets:9
5 Wicket Innings:0
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:60.78
Economy Rate:3.54
Best bowling in Innings:2/9

ODI Matches

Batting
Career Span:2000-2013
Matches:278
Innings:253
Not Outs:36
Runs:8007
Highest Score:139
Average:36.9
50s:49
100s:13
Ducks:16
Pairs:0
Caught Out:144
Stumped Out:2
Bowling
Innings Bowled:149
Overs:765.4
Maidens:17
Runs Conceded:3989
Wickets:102
5 Wicket Innings:1
10 Wicket Innings:0
Average:39.11
Economy Rate:5.21
Best bowling in Innings:5/31