Call for proper farewell of Yuvraj Singh trends on social media
Mumbai : Moment after Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh announced his retirement from all formats of the international cricket; fans showered praises and well wishes on social media. Meanwhile, some fans were seen disappointed with the way retirement came and said they would love it if Yuvraj had got a well-deserved farewell match.
Speaking at a press conference, Yuvraj Singh also shared his disappointment over not getting a farewell match.
“Mujhe bola gaya tha agar aapse ‘Yo Yo’ test pass nahi hota toh aap retirement match khel sakate ho (I was told that if you are not able to pass the ‘Yo Yo’ test, I would get a farewell game),” the 37-year-old said at an emotional press conference to announce his decision to quit international cricket to pursue a freelance T20 career internationally.
Fans expressed their heartbreak over Yuvraj not being given a farewell game. They used the hashtag #YuviDeservesProperFarewell and that is now trending in India.
Check out the reaction from fans below:
#YuviDeservesProperFarewell— Yuvi Fan 🙌 (@yuvifanys12) June 11, 2019
The man who helped india to win the worldcup after 28 years.
Does @YUVSTRONG12 not deserve a single farewell match? 💔 pic.twitter.com/C3GohkjrAW
I personally feel that legends like yuvi should get a farewell match. We'll miss u paji. Thank u for being in the team and u were the reason behind winning of t20WC and WC2011.#YuviDeservesProperFarewell#YuviRetires #YuvrajSingh pic.twitter.com/ceuzvVw7m8— ItsHarish (@ItsHarishG2H) June 11, 2019
One Of the Best Player In Cricket History Has Announced His Retirement But @BCCI Wants To Give A Better Retirement Fr Yuvi Becoz He His One Among The Best #YuviDeservesProperFarewell #YuviRetires #YuvrajSingh @YUVSTRONG12 pic.twitter.com/P4KM40f7K9— ItsHarish (@ItsHarishG2H) June 11, 2019
One Of the Best Player In Cricket History Has Announced His Retirement But @BCCI Wants To Give A Better Retirement Fr Yuvi Becoz He His One Among The Best #YuviDeservesProperFarewell pic.twitter.com/6W9LKGvB4w— Vj Kailash (@vjkailash_08) June 11, 2019
#YuviDeservesProperFarewell and should get it.— Chetan Joshi (@joshichetan08) June 11, 2019
Though he is not in Current Indian Team but he deserved a lot to retire with much more respect.
Don't do it again like we did for Rahul Dravid.