On the 20th, the most destructive opener of Indian cricket is the birth of batsman Virender Sehwag. Virender Sehwag was born on this day in 1978. Sehwag is also the first Indian batsman to score a triple century in a Test for India. There is no other explosive opener like Sehwag in Indian cricket. His playing style was such that any bowler in the world was afraid of him. In such a situation, today we are going to tell you about some of his wonderful crosses on Sehwag's birthday. Let us tell you that Sehwag is the only captain in the world to score a double century in ODIs as a captain.
Virender Sehwag scored the first double century of his career against the West Indies in Indore in December 2011. After this innings, Sehwag is the second Indian batsman to do so in 50-over cricket after Sachin Tendulkar. In this match, Sehwag played disastrous innings of 219 runs from just 149 balls. In which he hit 25 fours and 7 sixes. Thanks to Sehwag's amazing innings, the Indian cricket team scored 418 runs against the West Indies and scored a huge victory of 153 runs.
At the same time, Sehwag scored his double century against the West Indies as captain. He was at the top of the team in this match and made it memorable by playing the biggest innings of his ODI career. Sehwag is the only captain in the world who has scored a double century in ODIs. Sehwag also holds the record for India's first triple century in Test cricket. He played his best innings of 309 runs in 2004 against Pakistan in Multan.