<div class="img-caption-wrap "> <img alt="Yuvraj Singh: I'm a cricketer, fighter and survivor " src="https://st2.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/cricket/image_20130920210604.jpg" title="Yuvraj Singh: I'm a cricketer, fighter and survivor " /> <p class="imgcaptionnew" style="width:618px;"> Yuvraj Singh hopes things will change following his good show for India A in the recently concluded ODI series against the West Indies A © AFP</p> </div> <strong>Bangalore: Sep 20, 2013</strong><br /> <br /> Having made a statement with the bat in the just-concluded <a href="/tags/India-A/post" target="_blank">India A</a> series in Bangalore, <a href="/tags/Yuvraj-Singh/post" target="_blank">Yuvraj Singh</a> on Friday said that he hoped to get picked in the One-Day International (ODI) team.<br /> <br /> "I had a fantastic tournament here (Bangalore). Hopefully it will change things for me," he told reporters at the launch of cancer detection month by 'YouWeCan' and Indian Cancer Society.<br /> <br /> "I am not here to talk about my comeback, when it is suppose to happen it will happen. I am here is for YouWeCan. At the end of the day I am a cricketer and I am a fighter and survivor," he said.<br /> <br /> <a href="/tags/India/post" target="_blank">India</a> play home series against <a href="/tags/Australia/post" target="_blank">Australia</a> and West Indies later this year.<br /> <br /> Yuvraj, who led India A against West Indies A, scored 224 runs — 123, 40 and 61 — in the three-match unofficial ODI series which his side lost 1-2.<br /> <br /> Replying to a query, Yuvraj said it was quite a battle after he was diagonised for cancer just after the 2011 World Cup which India won. "To be honest it was hard. I am now feeling fit."<br /> <br /> Speaking at a press conference in Bangalore, Yuvraj urged citizens to take a proactive stance in prioritising their health and opt for free screening of cancer without second thoughts.<br /> <br /> He said Indians are more prone to cancer than ever before and hence regular or annual medical checkups should be part of everybody's health checklist.<br /> <br /> "Early detection of cancer is critical in saving lives. YouWeCan is here to generate awareness about cancer and facilitate its early detection," Yuvraj said.