"I wish him all the best. My prayers are with him," said the 1983 World Cup-winning captain.
"He is a brilliant player. He has done a great service to the nation and I wish he recovers soon and resumes playing for the country," said Kapil in New Delhi [ Images ].
The 30-year-old Yuvraj has been in the US since last month and is currently undergoing chemotherapy at the Cancer Research Institute in Boston.
The left-hander, who played a stellar role in India's [ Images ] World Cup triumph last year, has played 274 ODIs, scoring 8051 runs at an average of 37.62.