Mumbai, Sep 12 (UNI) Indian cricket star, Yuvraj Singh today visited 'The World' a collection of islands off the coast of Dubai and planted an Indian flag on the 'India' island.
Yuvraj was visiting this luxury development to celebrate winning the inaugural 20-20 International Performance of the Year at the LG ICC awards ceremony in Dubai. He won the award for hitting six consecutive sixes for India off England's Stuart Broad in the ICC World Twenty20 championships in South Africa last year, a release issued here today said.
The private and resort islands are sold by invitation only to chosen individuals, who will leave their legacy with this epic development and want to own one of the most desirable and exclusive addresses on the planet. 'The World' has been built by Nakheel, a Dubai world company and one of the world's largest and most innovative real estate developers.
From 2010 more than 40 luxury resorts will start to open.
Different world class brands and names will offer fine dining, spas and luxury boutiques, idyllic vacation homes, spectacular marina, yacht and beach clubs and scuba diving, snorkeling and dive centres, the release added.
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