Menu

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

Yuvraj Singh

Sponsored

Bio
Real NameYuvraj Singh Bhundel
NicknameYuvi
ProfessionIndian Cricketer (Batsman)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 1”
Weightin Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutTest- 16 October vs New Zealand at Mohali
ODI- 3 October 2000vs Kenya at Nairobi
T20- 13 September 2007 vs Scotland at Durban
Coach/MentorYograj Singh
Jersey Number#12 (India)
#12 (IPL, County Cricket)
Domestic/State TeamDelhi Daredevils, India A, Kings XI Punjab, Pune Warriors, Punjab, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Yorkshire
Nature on fieldAggressive
Likes to play againstPakistan
Favourite ShotPull 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 PointPerformance in the 1999-2000 Ranji Trophy.
Personal Life
Date of Birth12 December 1981
Age (as in 2016)35 Years
Birth PlaceChandigarh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
NationalityIndian
HometownChandigarh, India
SchoolDAV Public School, Sector 8, Chandigarh
CollegeN/A
Educational Qualifications10th standard
FamilyFather- 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
ReligionSikh
AddressBlock-A of DLF City (Phase 1), Gurugram, Haryana
Likes & DislikesLikes- playing Tennis, Roller Skating
Dislikes- Red colour
HobbiesTravelling, reading and watching films
ControversiesNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerBatsman: Sachin Tendulkar, AB de Villiers and Chris Gayle
Bowler: Lasith Malinga
Favourite FoodKadhi-Chawal, Gobhi ka Paratha, Chinese cuisine
Favourite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favourite ActressKajol
Favourite Singer Gurdas Mann
Favourite PoliticianManmohan Singh
Favourite BooksThe Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robin Sharma, A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle, and The Secret by by Rhonda Byrne
Favourite ColourBlue
Favourite DestinationNew Zealand
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsKim 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)
WifeHazel Keech, Actress (2016-present)
Yuvraj Singh with his wife Hazel Keech
Marriage Date30 November 2016
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionLamborghini 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
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth$35 million

Yuvraj Singh

Some Lesser Known Facts About Yuvraj Singh

  • Does Yuvraj Singh smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Yuvraj Singh drink alcohol?: Yes
  • During his childhood, Yuvraj was very fond of roller-skating and tennis, and even won the National U-14 Roller Skating Championship.
  • His father is a former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi film actor. Yograj Singh in old Punjabi films
  • In his childhood, he played small roles as a child actor in 2 Punjabi films- Putt Sardara & 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.
  • His parents divorced Yuvraj was very young, after that he stayed with his mother.
  • He believes 12 is his lucky number.
  • The first paycheck Yuvraj got after playing International Cricket was of 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.

Sponsored
  • 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.                                             Yuvraj during chemotherapy   Yuvraj during chemotherapy   Yuvraj during chemotherapy
  • 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
  • In 2012, he founded YouWeCan for cancer patients. 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
Sponsored