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'Wish human lives valued more', Virender Sehwag opines post Kaifiyat Express derailment

'Wish human lives valued more', Virender Sehwag opines post Kaifiyat Express derailment

The accident occurred at 2.40 a.m. when the train hit a dumper at a crossing between Acahlada and Pata villages, derailing as many as 10 coaches.

Joe Root equals Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag to smash fifty-plus scores in 11 consecutive Tests

Joe Root equals Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag to smash fifty-plus scores in 11 consecutive Tests

Apart from it, his 189 ball-136 was his third consecutive Test ton in the first Test match in the series and fifth overall. With it, Root is also the first English captain since Graham Gooch to notch up a century at Edgbaston.

Virender Sehwag trolls himself on Twitter by remembering a forgettable feat

Virender Sehwag trolls himself on Twitter by remembering a forgettable feat

India were high on the World Cup success which they won in the same year at home. But the England tour gave them a rude shock as they were pasted 4-0 by the hosts.

Gorakhpur Tragedy: Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir express anguish over death of children in hospital

Gorakhpur Tragedy: Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir express anguish over death of children in hospital

Apparently, a private contractor had stopped supplying oxygen cylinders due to a dispute over payment. Despite pressing 90 jumbo cylinders the hospital again ran out of oxygen at 1 am.

SL vs IND, 3rd Test: Shikhar Dhawan notches up 6th Test ton; equals Virender Sehwag's record of most Test centuries in Sri Lanka

SL vs IND, 3rd Test: Shikhar Dhawan notches up 6th Test ton; equals Virender Sehwag's record of most Test centuries in Sri Lanka

This was his third Test century in Sri Lanka and fifth overall on foreign soil. Stats speak once again – the left-hander became the first Indian opener to score two centuries in an away Test series since Rahul Dravid in 2011.

Virender Sehwag lashes out at ‘pathetic’ state of Ranchi stadium after wrestler’s death

Virender Sehwag lashes out at ‘pathetic’ state of Ranchi stadium after wrestler’s death

It was on Tuesday that reports circulated about the death of wrestler Vishal. He was electrocuted due to a short circuit at the stadium building which also has the office of the Jharkhand State Wrestling Association (JSWA). He was spotted by the locals there and was immediately taken to the nearby Sadar Hospital where doctors had declared him dead.

SEE PIC: Virender Sehwag gets nostalgic, shares old memories with 'dilliboys'

SEE PIC: Virender Sehwag gets nostalgic, shares old memories with 'dilliboys'

Sehwag did not make it, as Ravi Shastri pipped him to that portfolio. But that never stops Sehwag from cracking a joke or two on his Twitter handle. 

Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag take to Twitter to post pictures with sisters on Rakshabandhan

Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag take to Twitter to post pictures with sisters on Rakshabandhan

It was a contrasting time for the two stars who posted pictures on the occasion of Rakhi.

Virender Sehwag enjoys 'Hakka Noodles' as Vijender Singh defeats Zulpikar Maimaitiali

Virender Sehwag enjoys 'Hakka Noodles' as Vijender Singh defeats Zulpikar Maimaitiali

Vijender's stature grew a few notches as he outslugged his Chinese opponent Zulpikar Maimaitiali in a close bout to annex the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title.

Virender Sehwag remembers Kishore Kumar on singer’s birth anniversary

Virender Sehwag remembers Kishore Kumar on singer’s birth anniversary

It must be remembered that Sehwag has talked about his fondness for Kishore earlier as well. He spoke on how he used to hum Kishore’s songs to help him concentrate and perform while he was wielding the willow at the batting crease.

SL vs IND: Cheteshwar Pujara becomes joint second-fastest Indian to score 4000 Test runs; goes past Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli

SL vs IND: Cheteshwar Pujara becomes joint second-fastest Indian to score 4000 Test runs; goes past Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli

The Saurashtrian took just 84 innings to amass the score, thus becoming joint second-fastest Indian batsman to do so. Legendary Rahul Dravid also took same number of innings to achieve the feat.

Bengaluru batsman Prolu Ravindra slams 29-ball ton breaks Chris Gayle's record of fastest century

Bengaluru batsman Prolu Ravindra slams 29-ball ton breaks Chris Gayle's record of fastest century

South African batsman AB de Villiers tops the list of fastest centuries in One-Day Internationals after he slammed a 31-ball hundred in 2015.

Virender Sehwag, PT Usha named in 12-member Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award committee

Virender Sehwag, PT Usha named in 12-member Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award committee

The Committee, to be headed by Justice (retd) C K Thakkar, will meet on August 3 to select this year's awardees.

Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Anil Kumble remember India's bravehearts on Kargil Vijay Diwas

Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Anil Kumble remember India's bravehearts on Kargil Vijay Diwas

On this day in 1999, the Indian Army successfully took control of posts at a treacherous high altitude and glaciated terrain across the Himalayas in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, after fighting for 60 days.

Virender Sehwag, Piers Morgan indulge in Twitter banter over India's loss to England in WWC 2017 Final

Virender Sehwag, Piers Morgan indulge in Twitter banter over India's loss to England in WWC 2017 Final

Piers Morgan and Virender Sehwag have often been in Twitter battles over sporting performances of India and England.

PM Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar lead in hailing Team India's inspiring effort despite agonising loss

PM Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar lead in hailing Team India's inspiring effort despite agonising loss

Although, Mithali Raj & co. finished as the second best team of the tournament and could not cross the final hurdle, Twitter errupted to show that the nation is proud of this team's achievement.

ICC WWC Final: Piers Morgan becomes Virender Sehwag's punching bag, yet again

ICC WWC Final: Piers Morgan becomes Virender Sehwag's punching bag, yet again

Chasing a target of 229 runs, Mithali Raj & Co were bundled out for 219. It was England's fourth World Cup triumph, while India have tasted final defeat twice. In 2005, India lost to Australia in the final.

Virender Sehwag displays his essence of flamboyance, says he tweets what he likes without caring about what people may think

Virender Sehwag displays his essence of flamboyance, says he tweets what he likes without caring about what people may think

Sehwag suggested that he never gets worried about what people think about what he posts on social media.

With Virender Sehwag as idol, Harmanpreet Kaur dons Viru's mask to whack Autralian bowlers for 171

With Virender Sehwag as idol, Harmanpreet Kaur dons Viru's mask to whack Autralian bowlers for 171

Such was Harmanpreet's brutal assault that she was at one stage batting on 41 off 60 balls before going berserk, a result of which is Team India's progression to the final.

She bats like Virender Sehwag and is aggressive like Virat Kohli, says Harmanpreet Kaur's sister

She bats like Virender Sehwag and is aggressive like Virat Kohli, says Harmanpreet Kaur's sister

Indian eves were reduced to 35 for two in the 10th over, when Harmapreet Kaur walked towards the crease. She combined with the captain Mithali Raj (36) to weave an important 66-run stand. After the latter's dismissal, she stitched a blistering 137-run partnership alongside 19-year-old Deepti Sharma.