NEW DELHI, March 20 (IANS): India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who was undergoing treatment for rare germ cell cancer in Boston, was discharged from hospital Sunday after he completed his third and final cycle of chemotherapy.
"3rd chemo cycles over, back from hospital n I am free. Road to recovery starts now. Can't wait to be back home," Yuvraj tweeted.
"Thank you 4 all ur love n wishes from the bottom of my heart I'm sure they have worked well with the doctors therapy," he said.
Yuvraj is expected to take the field in the first week of May, according to his doctor.
Yuvraj also paid tribute to team mate and batting legend Sachin Tendulkar for completing a century of international hundreds.
"Overwhelmed and full of emotions Tendulkar take a bow What he has achieved is immeasurable and what he has done is [email protected]_rt," he tweeted.
"He truly is the MASTER of his generation." Yuvraj has not played competitive cricket since taking part in two of three home Tests against the West Indies in November.