Yuvraj Singh is an Indian international cricketer. He is an all-rounder who bats left-handed in the middle-order and bowls slow left-arm orthodox.
Yuvraj has been a member of the Indian cricket team in ODI's since 2000 and played his first Test match in 2003. He was the vice-captain of the ODI team from late-2007 to late-2008. He was the Man of the Tournament in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup, and one of the top performers at the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, both of which India won. In a match against Englang at the 2007 World Twenty20, he famously hit six sixes in one over bowled by Stuart Broad - a feat performed only three times previously in any form of senior cricket, and never in an international match between two Test cricket teams.
Yuvraj was conferred with the Arjuna Award, India's second highest sporting award, in the year 2012 by the President of India Pranab Mukherjee. In 2014, he was awarded the Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civillian honour.