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Thanks for all that you have done for cricket: Sachin tells Yuvraj

MUMBAI: One of Yuvraj Singh's pillars throughout his adventure from cricket to cancer and again, Sachin Tendulkar on Monday thanked the southpaw for all he has "done for the sport".

Walking into world sundown after ramping up the swagger and style quotient of what used to be a sombre Indian dressing room for 17 years, Yuvraj was once flooded with wholesome reward through the cricket community, with close friend-cum-mentor Tendulkar main the best way.

"What a fantastic career you have had Yuvi. You have come out as a true champ everytime the team needed you. The fight you put up through all the ups & downs on & off the field is just amazing. Best of luck for your 2nd innings & thanks for all that you have done for cricket," Tendulkar tweeted.

The icon's phrases of appreciation for the 37-year-old southpaw as soon as again dropped at the fore the beloved friendship that they percentage.

A delighted Yuvraj carried Tendulkar on his shoulders after they helped India to a World Cup triumph in 2011, in combination realising their long-cherished dream.

The second of triumph was once adopted through the stunning revelation that Yuvraj was once identified with a unprecedented germ cellular cancer.

Tendulkar had as soon as said that he was once terrified of breaking down in entrance of Yuvraj when they met in London his remedy for a unprecedented germ cellular cancer within the United States.

"When I saw my wife discussing medical terms with Yuvraj, I realised what he had been going through," Tendulkar had said on the unencumber of Yuvraj's e book 'The Test of My Life: From Cricket to Cancer and Back'.

"When I went to meet him in London, I was telling my wife that I don't want to break down when I see him," Tendulkar had said then of the dialogue with his doctor spouse.

In his heart, Yuvraj has simplest reverence for Tendulkar.

Yuvraj played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20Is for India. He put in combination 1900 runs within the longest format, and 8701 within the one-dayers, the format in which he enjoyed most success. His one-day runs tally places him 22nd within the total checklist, and 7th amongst Indians.

A useful left-arm spinner, Yuvraj picked up 111 ODI wickets at a mean of 36.55.

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