- On the way to playing domestic cricket by changing the decision of UVA to retire
- He has been included in the 30 potential players of Punjab.
- Yuvraj, 39, is practicing at the PCA Stadium in Mohali
Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh, who won the World Cup, is set to retire and change his decision to play domestic cricket again. He has been included in next year’s Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament with 30 potential players from Punjab.
Yuvraj, who was the ‘Player of the Tournament’ of the 2011 World Cup, retired from cricket in June last year, but agreed to play for the state at the request of Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) secretary Puneet Bali.
Yuvraj, 39, who has played 304 ODIs, 40 Tests and 58 T20I matches for India, is currently practicing at the PCA Stadium in Mohali. He has also posted a video of his practice on social media.
After retirement, Yuvraj participated in the Global T20 League in Canada. The BCCI is planning to host the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy from January 10. His placement will be announced later.
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The tournament will be played in a bio-safe environment and the teams will gather at their respective bases by January 2.
Potential players of Punjab
Mandeep Singh, Yuvraj Singh, Abhishek Sharma, Salil Arora, Gitansh Kheda, Ramandeep Singh, Sanveer Singh, Karan Kalia, Rahul Sharma, Krishna Alang, Sandeep Sharma, Arshdeep Singh, Ekjot Singh, Naman Dhir, Abhishek Gupta, Himanshu Satyavan, , Prabhasimran Singh, Nihal Vadhera, Anmol Malhotra, Arush Sabharwal, Abhinav Sharma, Harpreet Brar, Mayank Arkande, Baltej Singh, Siddharth Kaul, Barinder Saran, Gurnur Singh, Harjas, Abhijit Garg, Kunwar Panthak.