The move was made possible by the Make-A-Wish Australia Foundation. According to cricket.com.au, the announcement was made on Sunday at the BUPA Family Day at Yarra Park.
Once a sought-after property, Yuvraj Singh faces the risk of going unsold at the 2019 IPL auction with the franchisees factoring in the availability of foreign players in a World Cup year.
The announcement to upgrade their contracts was made by WFI President Brijbhushan Sharan Singh
India gave wings to their ferocious ambition of winning a maiden series Down Under, beating Australia by 31 runs in the opening Test with an irresistible fusion of self-belief, hunger and talent here on Monday.
An impressive India thrashed Canada 5-1 to top Pool C and seal a direct berth in the quarterfinals of the men's hockey World Cup in front of a capacity crowd at the Kalinga Stadium here on Saturday.
Veteran Indian opener Gautam Gambhir, who played a pivotal role in India’s two World Cup triumphs, on Tuesday announced retirement from cricket, saying the “irritable noise of ‘It’s over Gauti’” has triumphed over his will to continue.