Yuvraj Singh is fondly remembered by his followers for his carnage towards England within the 2007 T20 World Cup. Within the match, which India finally received, the left-handed batsman went on to finish his half-century in simply 12 deliveries, a document that also stands sturdy as we speak. Through the course of his innings, the previous India cricketer exploded towards English pacer Stuart Broad and made him hapless by smashing six sixes in a row.
Yuvraj throughout a current interplay with well-liked cricket presenter Gaurav Kapur mentioned the second in particulars and within the course of additionally revealed a number of details that have been unknown to the followers.
“I keep in mind after we have been taking part in the semifinal towards Australia, Chris Broad, Stuart’s father was the match referee. He got here earlier than the sport and stated ‘thanks for nearly ending my son’s profession.’ I stated ‘nothing private. I bought hit for five sixes, I understand how it feels,” Yuvraj informed Kapur within the 22 Yarns podcast.
After defeating England within the group stage by 18 runs, the Males In Blue then went on to defeat hosts South Africa by 37 runs, earlier than taking up Australia within the semi-finals.
In the meantime, previous to the T20 World Cup, Yuvraj himself was whacked for 5 sixes in an ODI by England all-rounder Dimitri Mascarenhas.
Yuvraj additional stated that Chris requested the Indian to present the jersey to his son Stuart as a memento.
“He was like ‘you need to give that shirt to Stuart, the one you wore whereas hitting six sixes.’ I gave him the shirt and wrote ‘I understand how it feels, coz I’ve been hit for 5.’ I stated ‘you’re the way forward for England, I’m positive you’re gonna do nice issues.’ And look the place he’s as we speak, greater than 500 Check wickets,” added Yuvraj.
Yuvraj, nevertheless, feels anybody can encounter such a state of affairs and the most effective factor to do is to maintain transferring ahead and proceed the hard-work.
“See it will possibly occur to anybody. You may have a nasty day and while you do solely you’re one who can perceive what is definitely happening. You’re employed onerous day in and day trip to offer the most effective on your nation and when you’ve gotten a day like that you just out of the blue don’t know who to show as much as. So you need to be your personal saviour. It’s very simple for others to say something,” stated India’s World Cup hero from 2007 and 2011.