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Yuvraj posts his bald picture on Twitter

delhi Updated: Feb 10, 2012 20:13 IST

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Star cricketer Yuvraj Singh who is undergoing chemotherapy for a rare germ cell cancer in the US on Friday posted his bald picture on his Twitter account.



"Finally the hair has gone ! But #livstrong #yuvstrong," Yuvraj tweeted on Friday morning.

The cricketer has entered the third week the of nine-week chemotherapy session in the Cancer Research Institute in Boston.

On Wednesday the stylish batsman tweeted, "Overwhelmed with the love and support people have given me, I feel joy in my heart that so many wishes. Will cure me! Iv read every tweet of Every fan who has wished me watched all videos ! Seen how many prayers are said in temples ! I thank you all from the bottom of my heart!"

The determined all rounder said he is recovering and will come back as a stronger man.

"Thank you again to all my friends back home! I'm recovering well yes its tough but tough times don't last tough men do ! I will fight and come back as a stronger man cause I have the prayers of my nation ! Thank you to the media for there support and respecting my privacy."

Yuvraj also tweeted about meeting cyclist Lance Armstrong, who is also a cancer survivor, and taking inspiration from him.

The cricketer is suffering from a rare cancer called extragonadal seminoma, which forms less than 1% of cancers and the cure rate is above 95%. He is expected to start active training in about 10 weeks and by May.