Virender Sehwag turns 39 and Twitterati heartily congratulates 'king of entertainment'

Here's how cricketers and commentators wished former India opener Virender Sehwag on his 39th birthday.

FirstCricket Staff, October 20, 2017

It doesn't seem long ago that a young boy from Najafgarh in Delhi made it to the Indian cricket team and went on to dominate and decimate bowling attacks for years to come.

Virender Sehwag, India's first Test triple centurion, turned 39 on Friday. Although Sehwag retired from international cricket in 2015, his second innings as a commentator, coupled with his active social media presence, has continued to make him relevant and his witticisms on

Here's how cricketers, both present and past wished the charismatic Sehwag on Twitter, congratulating him on his birthday.

Even journalists, who have watched Sehwag in his prime, congratulated the former Indian opener on his birthday.

Updated Date: Oct 20, 2017





Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3634 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3772 97
6 Sri Lanka 2914 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5751 125
2 India 5492 122
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Pakistan 3279 102
6 Australia 3548 101
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 3270 131
2 Australia 1894 126
3 India 3932 123
4 New Zealand 2542 116
5 England 1951 115
6 South Africa 2058 114