Yuvraj Singh may just pop out of retirement and he might play home cricket for Punjab subsequent season, say assets. Yuvraj, who retired from global cricket in June 2019, used to be motivated after mentoring Punjab avid gamers in Indian home cricket. For now, the 38-year-old is focussed simplest on enjoying Twenty20 cricket for Punjab. Yuvraj has written to Punjab Cricket Affiliation (PCA) announcing he’s keen to return out of retirement and lend a hand Punjab win in T20s, assets advised NDTV. His comeback might be topic to approval of PCA.
Yuvraj have been mentoring the cricketers from his house state forward of the Indian home season this is prone to resume in October after a protracted COVID-19-induced smash.
PCA secretary Puneet Bali had approached Yuvraj with a request to ultimate month and go back to the Punjab group as a player-cum-mentor.
“We asked Yuvraj 5, six days in the past and we’re ready his reaction. It is going to be in point of fact just right for Punjab cricket if he can play and mentor them on the similar time,” Bali advised PTI in August.
Yuvraj used to be the Participant of the Collection within the however a bout with most cancers in 2012 halted his profession quickly.
Yuvraj returned in 2013 and went directly to play within the 2016 T20 Global Cup and 2017 Champions Trophy however deficient shape following the 2017 match supposed he used to be ousted from the group.
After greater than , Yuvraj introduced retirement from global cricket all the way through the 2019 Global Cup.
In a 17-year-long global profession, Yuvraj performed 40 Checks, 304 One-day Internationals and 58 T20Is. Total, he has performed 231 T20s and scored 4857 runs at 25.69.
Yuvraj used to be a key contributor to India’s maiden, and up to now the one, T20 Global Cup win in 2007, hitting part centuries in the most important fits in opposition to England and Australia, together with six sixes in an over via England’s Stuart Large.
His all-round abilities shone throughout the 2011 Global Cup when he scored 362 runs and collected 15 wickets in India’s victorious marketing campaign.