Cricketer Yuvraj Singh On 12 Years Of The Historic 6 Sixes Match: ‘Never Thought I’ll Hit 6 In A Row’
Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh achieved a historic feat twelve years ago- one that every cricket fan is aware of- the unforgettable 6 sixes match! The former Indian all-rounder was on fire as he hit six sixes in an over against England in the first edition of T20 World Cup in South Africa. Yuvraj Singh’s historic moment is still etched in our minds and fans got nostalgic as Yuvraj Singh took to Twitter to share about the completion of 12 years of the 6 sixes!
Yuvraj Singh took to Twitter to acknowledge the 6 sixes and shared a collage of one throwback picture and another one from the match. The throwback picture is too adorable and shows him playing with a plastic bat and ball in the living room of his house. Looks like the cricketer started practicing for his cricket career at quite an early age. Yuvraj Singh tweeted,"12 years ! Never thought I’ll hit 6 in a row . Although started practicing very early special #memory . 666666.” Take a look and relive the historic moment:
12 years ! Never thought I’ll hit 6 in a row . Although started practicing very early 🏏 special #memory . 666666 ☝🏼 pic.twitter.com/pUOvlzL1Cn— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) September 19, 2019
The Indian head coach and former commentator Ravi Shastri also paid a tribute to Yuvraj Singh and recalled the 6 sixes match. He took to Twitter to share clips from the match and wrote, “12 years ago, I had microphone in my hand and junior had the willow. Relive the magic.” Take a look:
12 years ago, I had microphone in my hand and junior had the willow. Relive the magic - @YUVSTRONG12https://t.co/XiiTNPE1n7— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) September 19, 2019
Yuvraj Singh became the first player to score 6 sixes in an over in T20 internationals, thereby creating history after achieving this feat.
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