Omar Abdullah wishes Yuvraj Singh a speedy recovery

Yuvraj Singh, who was player of the tournament during India’s successful World Cup campaign last year, has been diagnosed with cancer and is currently undergoing chemotherapy in the United States

Srinagar: Feb 5, 2012

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, an avid cricket follower, on Sunday wished Yuvraj Singh a speedy and complete recovery after the star cricketer was diagnosed with cancer.

“Here’s wishing Yuvraj Singh a speedy and complete recovery,” Omar wrote on the microblogging site twitter.com.

“On a good day there are few cricketers more exciting than him,” the Chief Minister added.

Yuvraj, who was player of the tournament during India’s successful World Cup campaign last year, has been diagnosed with cancer and is currently undergoing chemotherapy in the United States.

A tumour on his lung was diagnosed as non-malignant late last year, but his physiotherapist has now confirmed that it is cancerous. (PTI)

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