Veteran cricketer Yuvraj Singh announced his retirement on Monday bringing down the curtains to his 17-year-long career. He has inarguably been one of India’s all-time greats. The World Cup winner drew wishes from all quarters be it his colleagues or Bollywood or politicians. India opener Rohit Sharma who has shared the dressing room with Yuvraj in the past had congratulated the southpaw and wished him all the luck for his future ahead. To this, Yuvraj came up with a reply which is heartbreaking for fans. “You know how I feel inside ! Love u brothaman you go be a legend,” read Yuvi’s response to Rohit’s post. Also Read - WTC Final: Can't Remember Indian Openers Playing Pull Shot Better Than Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill: Nasser Hussain
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Fans also reacted to Yuvi’s post:
The Player of the tournament in ICC World Cup 2011 has also decided to call it quits from first-class cricket. He will now look to pursue a freelancing career in ICC approved tournaments. “He would like to speak to the BCCI and get more clarity on plying his trade in tournaments like GT20 (Canada), Euro T20 Slam in Ireland and Holland as he has offers,” a BCCI source was quoted as saying to PTI. Yuvraj himself also said clarified during his conference that he would be playing this kind of cricket.