Yograj Singh

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Yograj Singh
Personal information
Full name Yograj Singh Bhagsingh Bhandal
Born (1958-03-25) 25 March 1958 (age 60)
Chandigarh, Punjab, India
Batting Right-handed Batsman
Bowling Right-arm fast-medium
Relations Yuvraj Singh (son)
Hazel Keech (daughter in law)
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 152) 21 February 1981 v New Zealand
ODI debut (cap 34) 21 December 1980 v New Zealand
Last ODI 15 February 1986 v New Zealand
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches 1 6
Runs scored 10 1
Batting average 5.00 0.5
100s/50s 0/0 0
Top score 5 1
Balls bowled 90 244
Wickets 1 4
Bowling average 63.00 46.50
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 na
Best bowling 1/63 2/44
Catches/stumpings 0/0
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 23 November 2005

Yograj Singh Bhandal About this sound pronunciation  (born 25 March 1958) is a former 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 Punjabi Cinema, the Punjabi film industry. His son Yuvraj Singh 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.

He has worked in Bollywood movies like Teen Thay Bhai, Singh is Bling and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.

Personal life[edit]

Singh married Shabnam Singh,[2] but later divorced her.[3] Their elder son Yuvraj Singh is a famous left handed all rounder of the Indian cricket team. He was the Man of the Tournament in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup, one of the top performers at the 2007 ICC World Twenty20 and the Man of the Tournament in the 2000 Under-19 Cricket World Cup all of which India won. Singh later married Punjabi film actress Satveer Kaur (aka Neena Sidhu). In 2011, His son Yuvraj was diagnosed with cancer and recovered from it.[4]

Filmography[edit]

  • Batwara (1983) ... Jarnail
  • Yaar Gareeba Daa (1986) ... Ranjeet
  • Jatt Te Zameen (1987) ... Succha
  • Anakh Jattan Dee (1990) ... Sheru
  • Qurbani Jatt Di (1990) ... Jora
  • Jatt Punjab Da (1990) ... Balwant
  • Dushmani Di Agg (1990) ... Sheru
  • Badla Jatti Da (1991) ... Jaildar Jung Singh
  • Jorr Jatt Daa (1991) ... Jaildar Zora
  • Subedaar (1991) ... Kashmeera
  • Jagga Daaku (1991) ... Jagga
  • Putt Sardaran De (1992) ... Jageera
  • Lalkara Jatti Da (1992) ... Dulla
  • Saali Adhi Ghar Waali (1992)
  • Pagadi Sambhaal Jatta (1992) ... Rathore Singh
  • Mehndi Shagna Di (1992) ... Lambardaar
  • Jora Jatt (1992) ... Jora
  • Jigra Jatt Da (1992) ... Bakhtaawar 'Bakhtaura'
  • Insaaf Ki davi (1992) ... Inspector Ajay singh (Hindi movie)
  • Kudi Canada Di (1993)
  • Jid Jattan Di (1993) ... Jabar Singh 'Jabraa'
  • Insaaf Punjab Daa (1993) ... Jagirdar Shamsher Singh/Dulla (dual role)
  • Vairi (1994) ... Thanedaar Karam Singh
  • Lalkare Sheran De (1994) ... Shera
  • Vichhora (1994) ... Deep
  • Kachehri (1994) ... Shamsher
  • Jakhmi Jagirdar (1995) Uday Singh/Shera (dual role)
  • Nain Preeto De (1995)
  • Kabzaa (1995) ... Surjit
  • Panchayat (1996) ... Thanedaar Baghel Singh
  • Zakhmi Sher (1995)
  • Jatt Sucha Singh Soorma (1996) ... Succha
  • Wasiyat (1997)
  • Tera Mera Pyar (1999) ... Mirza
  • Mahaul Theek Hai (1999) ... Daaku Shera
  • Sikandera (2001) ... Sheru
  • Babal Da Vehra (2008) ... Sampuran Singh Sidhu
  • Luv U Bobby (2009) ... Shamsher Singh
  • West Is West (2010) ... Customs Official
  • Teen Thay Bhai (2011) ... Kheterpal Gill (Hindi movie)
  • Yaraan Naal Baharaan 2 (2012)
  • Oye Hoye Pyar Ho Gaya (2013) ... Shamsher Singh
  • Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013) ... Coach Ranveer Singh (Hindi movie)
  • Young Malang (2013) ... Maulla Jatt
  • Heer & Hero (2013)
  • Kirpaan: The Sword of Honour (2014)
  • Romeo Ranjha (2014)
  • Baaz (2014)
  • Goreyan Nu Daffa Karo (2014) Naajar Singh
  • Singh Is Bliing (2015) ... Raftaar's father (Hindi movie)
  • Love Punjab (2016) ... Sarpanch (Pargat's Father)
  • 25 Kille (2016) ... Bachittar Singh
  • Tiger (2016)
  • Teshan (2016)
  • Motor Mitraan Di (2016) ... Baba
  • The Great Sardaar (2017) ... Haakam Singh Sarpanch
  • Krazzy Tabbar (2017) ... Sandhu
  • Thug Life (2017) ... MLA's Father
  • Raja Abroadiya (2018) ... Succha Singh
  • Sajjan Singh Rangroot (2018) ... Zorawar Singh
  • Kande (2018) ... Chandu Pehalwan
  • Jagga Jiunda E (2018) ...
  • Aish Kar Lai (2018) ... (upcoming movie)
  • Dulla Vaily (2018) ... Buggar Singh (upcoming movie)
  • Vadda Kalaakar (2018) ... (upcoming movie)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "India vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, 1981". CricInfo.
  2. ^ "Meet Yuvraj Singh's step mother Satveer Kaur, here is why this step is taken by his father!". BollywoodPapa. 2017-03-25. Retrieved 2018-03-31.
  3. ^ "Yuvi's not meeting Lance: Shabnam". Telegraph. 6 February 2012. Retrieved 9 April 2012.
  4. ^ "Yograj Singh's younger son flies to US, to return with dad in first week of July". Deccan Chronicle. 9 June 2014. Retrieved 2 October 2017.

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