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Yuvraj Singh

2011 has been a year of major ups and downs for Yuvraj Singh

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Yuvraj Singh

"Yuvraj Singh is one of the best batsmen to watch in world cricket when he's in form. He is ego personified. Yuvraj doesn’t just hit the ball, he lets it rebound off his aura." said Jarrod Kimber describing him.

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He has been a member of the Indian cricket team since 2000 (ODIs) and played his first Test match in 2003.

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He was the vice captain of the ODI team from late-2007 to late-2008.

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At the 2007 World Twenty20 he hit six sixes in an over against England's Stuart Broad"a feat performed only three times previously in any form of senior cricket, and previously never in an international match between two Test cricket nations.

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Yuvraj Singh

He was named the Man of the Tournament in the 2011 Cricket World Cup.

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Yuvraj Singh

By his own admission, 2011 has been the worst year for Yuvraj Singh. The cricketer, who recently revealed he had been diagnosed with a non-malignant tumour in his lung, says, "My body has been through hell and back. When 2010 ended, I thought my worries were over. But this has been the worst year regarding health issues."

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The cricketer has been picked as the first ever ambassador for luxury watchmaker Ulysse Nardin, and now has a signature collection to his name.

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Diagnosis & Treatment

Yuvraj Singh is undergoing cancer treatment, for what was earlier claimed to be a tumor in the lungs, in the United States. It was a Russian doctor who detected the cancer and after consultations with doctors in US, it was decided that Yuvraj would undergo chemotherapy. Image Courtesy: www.zimbio.com

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In March 2012, Yuvraj was discharged from hospital after completing the third and final cycle of chemotherapy and returned to India in April.

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He made his international comeback in a Twenty20 match in September against New Zealand shortly before the 2012 World Twenty20.

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He was conferred with Arjuna Award, India's second highest sporting award in the year 2012 by the President Pranab Mukherjee.

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