Pakistan legend Wasim Akram says Shahid Afridi and not Virender Sehwag revolutionised opening batting in Test cricket
According to Akram, Sehwag came later and it was Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi, who revolutionised the way the innings was opened.
Virender Sehwag, one of only four players to score two triple-centuries in tests, retired from international cricket on his 37th birthday
Virender Sehwag, who has announced his retirement from international cricket, will be the star attraction as Haryana takes on Karnataka in a Group A Ranji Trophy match
Sehwag was able to play this way because he had beautiful balance and hand-eye co-ordination that would have made Arjuna of the Pandavas jealous.
'Sorry for not accepting advice, I did it my way': Full text of Virender Sehwag's farewell to pro cricket
Virender Sehwag announced his retirement form all forms of cricket on Tuesday. Sehwag, affectionately called the 'Nawab of Najafgarh', said in an emotional statement that cricket was his life and would continue to be so.