World Cup winning captain <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/kapil-dev/">Kapil Dev</a> on Wednesday said a player of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/yuvraj-singh/">Yuvraj Singh</a>'s stature should have got a farewell from the ground and the stylish southpaw will command a place in his all time XI as and when he comes up with it. <p></p> <p></p><strong>READ:</strong> <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/articles/yuvraj-singh-retirement-interview-yuvraj-singh-in-his-prime-in-todays-era-would-have-been-the-worlds-best-batsman-harbhajan-singh-855135">Yuvraj in his prime, in today s era, would have been the world's best batsman - Harbhajan</a> <p></p> <p></p>Neither Yuvraj nor the BCCI has spoken on why the 2011 World Cup hero did not get a farewell game. The 37-year-old on Monday announced his retirement after 17 years in international cricket. <p></p> <p></p>"Yuvraj will be in my all time eleven whenever I sit down to make my team. I would love to see a player like him get the farewell from the ground than he saying 'I am retired'," said Kapil during an event. <p></p> <p></p>"The way he played his cricket. The way he is looked up to, what he has gone through in his life (battling cancer). I wish him even better than what he achieved on the cricket field," said the legendary allrounder. <p></p> <p></p>Yuvraj is among the Indian greats who did not get a farewell game after contemporaries Virender Sehwag, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman and Gautam Gambhir. <p></p> <p></p>After he announced his retirement in Mumbai, Yuvraj revealed that he was promised a farewell game by the BCCI provided he failed the Yo-Yo fitness test. However, he passed it and the swansong never happened.