Here in this article cricinshort pay tribute to Virender Sehwag on his birthday by showing his amazing records in International cricket.
Virender explosive Sehwag was one of the greatest opener in the world
319 in test
219 in odi
119 in t 20
17253 international runs
136 international wickets
186 international catches
104.33 odi strike rate
5+2 (test , one day) man of the series award
8 + 22 ( test , one day ) man of the match award
his international records
1. He is the only batsman in the history to have scored 7,500-plus runs in both Tests & ODIs as an opener.
2. He holds the record of scoring the fastest Test triple century in terms of balls faced. He took 278 deliveries to reach the milestone.
3.He has the 2nd fastest double century in ODIs to his credit.
4. He has the 3rd highest individual score in ODIs to his credit.
5. He has hit the 2nd highest number of fours in a Test innings.
6. He has hit the 2nd highest number of fours in an ODI innings.
7. He holds the record of making the highest ever Test score in history at a strike rate of over 100.
8.He holds the record for converting 11 successive Test hundreds into 150+ scores.
9.Sehwag is the 2nd fastest in the world to reach to 7000 Test runs
10.Sehwag & #Don_Bradman are the only batsmen to make three Test scores of 290-plus.
11.He is the only cricketer in the Test history to hit two triple centuries & to take five wickets in a Test innings.
12.He holds the record of scoring the 3rd highest Test runs in a day.
13.He has the highest ever Test batting #strike_rate among all the cricketers who have scored 2,000-plus Test runs.
14. He is the #only cricketer to be part of two consecutive double-century partnerships in a Test innings.
15. He is the first Indian batsman to score a Test triple century.
THANK YOU FOR
mind blasting childhood memories
you such a terrifying batsman who change the cricket’s fashion
you teach modern player how to use power play
luv u #VIRU_PAJI thank you 🙂