Virender Sehwag

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Virender Sehwag is a former Indian cricketer and former captain of the Indian National Cricket Team. He was renowned as a destructive and aggressive player. He holds numerous records in international and Indian cricket. He is a right arm batsman and right arm off-spin bowler.[1]

Sehwag was the first Indian batsman to score Triple century in Test cricket. He scored 319 off 278 balls against South Africa in M. A. Chidambaram Stadium. [2]It is the fastest triple century since then. He holds the massive Indian record of scoring the fastest 300,250,200 and 150 in Test cricket.[3] Sehwag is the only personality of any nationality to be honoured as the Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World twice.

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  1. "Virender Sehwag". Retrieved 24 January 2017.
  2. "1st Test: India v South Africa at Chennai, Mar 26-30, 2008 - Cricket Scorecard - ESPN Cricinfo". Retrieved 24 January 2017.
  3. "Virender Sehwag". 24 January 2017. Retrieved 24 January 2017 – via Wikipedia.