Delhi Daredevils‘ biggest star Yuvraj Singh today announced a tie-up with his IPL franchise to promote awareness about fighting Cancer and the May 1 match against Kings XI Punjab will be dedicated to those who are fighting the dreaded disease.

Yuvraj’s cancer foundation ‘YouWeCan’ in alliance with Delhi Daredevils and Max Hospitals announced free cancer detection clinics on May 1. Similarly the Delhi Daredevils players will be wearing lavender colour jerseys on that particular day, reports PTI.

Acoording to PTI, Delhi Daredevils CEO Hemant Dua said that around 100 children, who are fighting cancer will be watching the IPL match live from the Feroze Shah Kotla stands. “Delhi Daredevils has been part of various initiatives under the aegis of DD Care. We have had tie-ups with Unicef. Yuvi’s fight against cancer is an inspirational story and we thought why not use the platform to spread awareness.