Former India opener Virender Sehwag turns 39 years old today. Here are the 10 best international knocks by Sehwag.
1) 309 vs Pak, Multan, 2004:
Sehwag’s knock of 309 also made him the first Indian batsman to score a triple century in Test matches.
2)319 vs SA, Chennai, 2008 (Test):
Sehwag once again breached the 300-mark in Tests in 2008, against a quality South African pace attack.
3) 293 vs SL, Mumbai, 2009 (Test):
Sehwag came very close to becoming the first batsman ever to have three triple tons to his name when he slammed 293 against Sri Lanka in the third Test at Mumbai.
4) 219 vs WI, Indore, 2011 (ODI):
The Holkar Stadium in Indore witnessed a blitz as Sehwag hit 7 sixes and 25 boundaries in his 149-ball knock.
5) 195 vs Aus, Melbourne, 2003 (Test)