Virender Sehwag Birthday: Virat Kohli Leads Wishes As Former India Batsman Turns 42

Virender Sehwag Birthday: Virat Kohli Leads Needs As Former India Batsman Turns 42


Virender Sehwag, former India batsman, is celebrating his 41st birthday on Tuesday and desires poured in from all elements of the world. India captain Virat Kohli took to Twitter to increase his birthday needs to Virender Sehwag. “Completely happy birthday @virendersehwag bhai. Have an excellent day,” Kohli tweeted. Former India all-rounder too Suresh Raina took to Twitter to increase his needs to Sehwag. “Completely happy birthday viru bhai @virendersehwag My huge brother, all the time impressed me & guided by means of varied paths of life. Wishing you nothing however the most effective all the time. Have a tremendous day paji,” Raina wrote on Twitter.

The Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) highlighted a few of Sehwag’s achievements within the worldwide enviornment whereas wishing the batsman a cheerful birthday.

Cricket Australia posted highlights of Sehwag’s 195 which he scored on the Melbourne Cricket Floor within the Boxing Day Check in 2003.

Sehwag’s former India teammates; VVS Laxman and Yuvraj Singh and others additionally wished the prolific batsman.

Sehwag made his One-Day Worldwide (ODI) debut in opposition to arch-rivals Pakistan in 1999 and performed his first Check in opposition to South Africa in 2001.

Sehwag is the one Indian batsman to have scored two triple centuries in Check cricket.

The correct-handed batsman additionally has a double century to his title within the ODI format. He scored 219 runs in opposition to the West Indies in 2011.

Sehwag represented the nation in 104 Assessments, scoring 8,586 runs at a mean of 49.34. He hit 23 centuries and 32 half-centuries within the longest format of the sport.

Sehwag was additionally adjudged ICC Check participant of the yr in 2010 as he scored 1,282 runs in 10 Check matches, together with six centuries.


In 251 ODIs, Sehwag scored 8,273 runs at a strike-rate of over 104. The previous opening batsman smashed 15 tons of and 38 half-centuries.

Sehwag was additionally a part of 2007 World T20 and 2011 World Cup profitable groups.

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