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Sunil Gavaskar bats for Yuvraj Singh to make a comeback

Yuvraj Singh has been out of form and was dropped fro the tour to New Zealand © IANS
Yuvraj Singh has been out of form and was dropped fro the tour to New Zealand © IANS

Jan 9, 2014

Batting legend Sunil Gavaskar came out in support of Yuvraj Singh to make a comeback into the Indian side. The 32-year-old southpaw has been out of form and was dropped from the One-Day International (ODI) squad for the tour of New Zealand.

“In cricket, nothing is impossible, You have one good season, one outstanding season and you can come back. It is up to Yuvraj to show that he has got the burning desire for it. I think he has. And he has just had a bad season. Hopefully he could come back because he adds so much to the Indian team. He is still a top fielder and gets wickets with his spin bowling,” Gavaskar was quoted as saying by DNA.

In his last 12 ODIs Yuvraj has scored just one half century. The southpaw got just one opportunity to bat in South Africa and was dismissed for a duck.

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