He was winning matches for Men in Blue and was the top performer in the World Cup in 2019. However, his world changed after this event with cancer hitting him hard. Although, he recovered from life threatening disease but he was never able to regain prime form, resulting in axing on many occasions. Despite being dumped, he continued to fight and is confident of representing India in the 2019 World Cup.
"I would like to tell that I am failing. I still fail. I failed the last three fitness tests but yesterday I passed my fitness test. After 17 years I am still failing," Yuvraj said.
"I am still playing. I don't know what format I am going to play. But I am pushing everyday as hard as I used to, may be harder than before because I am getting older. And I see myself playing cricket till 2019 and obviously take a call after that," he said.
He has cleared the most talked about Yo-Yo test and MSK Prasad, the chairman of selectors, has issued a positive statement on Yuvraj Singh .