Yograj Singh

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Yograj Singh
Personal information
Born Village Kanech, Ludhiana District, Punjab, India
Batting style Right-handed Batsman(RHB)
Bowling style Right-arm Medium
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches 1 6
Runs scored 10 1
Batting average 5.00 0.50
100s/50s 0/0 0/0
Top score 6 1
Balls bowled 15 40.4
Wickets 1 4
Bowling average 63.00 46.50
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a
Best bowling 1/63 2/44
Catches/stumpings 0/0 0/0
Source: [1], November 23 2005

Yograj Singh About this sound pronunciation  (born 25 March 1958 in Village Kanech, Ludhiana, Punjab, India) was an Indian cricketer who played one Test and six ODIs for India as a right-arm fast-medium bowler. His debut Test was at Wellington against New Zealand which India lost by 62 runs.[1] After his career was ended by injury, he entered Punjwood, the Punjabi film industry. His son Yuvraj has been a member of the Indian cricket team since 2000. Yograj hails from the village of Kanech, right next to Doraha, in Ludhiana district of Punjab.

Personal life[edit]

Yograj Singh married Shabnam Singh, but later divorced her.[2] Yograj and Shabnam have two sons, Yuvraj and Zoravar Singh. Later he married Satveer Kaur (also known as Meena) and they have two children.

Filmography[edit]

  • Batwara (1983) ... Jarnail
  • Yaar Gareeban Daa (1986)
  • Jatt Tey Zameen (1987) ... Sucha
  • Qurbani Jatt Di (1990) ... Jora
  • Dushmani Di Agg (1990) ... She
  • Anakh Jattan Di (1991) ... Sheroo
  • Jorr Jatt Da (1991) ... Zaildar Zora
  • Badla Jatti Da (1991) ... Jaildar Jang Singh
  • Jagga Daku (1991) ... Jagga Daku
  • Insaaf (1992)
  • Insaaf Ki Devi (1992)
  • Jatt Punjab Daa (1992) ... Balwant
  • Jidd Jattan Di (1992) ... Jawra
  • Lalkara Jatti Da (1993) ... Dulla
  • Sali Adhi Gharwali (1993)
  • Mehndi Sagna Di (1993)
  • Kudi Canada Di (1993)
  • Jatt Sucha Singh Surma (1993)
  • Insaf Punjab Da (1993) ... Dulla/Jangirdar (Double role)
  • Jora Jatt (1994)
  • Kachehri (1994)
  • Vairi (1994)
  • Jigra Jatt Da (1994)
  • Vichhora (1994) ... Deep
  • Lalkare Sheran De (1994) ... Shera
  • Subedar (1995)
  • Kabza (1995) ... Surjit
  • Zakhmi Jagirdar (1995) ... Uday Singh/Shera (Double Role)
  • Nain Preeto De (1995) ... Pratap Singh
  • Vichhoda (1996)
  • Tera Mera Pyar (1996)
  • Mahaul Theek Hai (1998)
  • Sikandera (2001) ... Sheru
  • Shreeman Chanakya (2004)
  • West Is West (2010)
  • Teen Thay Bhai (2011) ... Khetarpal Singh
  • Oye Hoye Pyar Ho Gaya (2013)
  • Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013) 2nd Coach of Milkha Singh
  • Heer and Hero (2013)
  • Romeo Ranjha (2014)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "India vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, 1981". CricInfo. 
  2. ^ "Yuvi’s not meeting Lance: Shabnam". Telegraph. 6 February 2012. Retrieved 9 April 2012. 

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