Virender Sehwag

Sourav Ganguly or MS Dhoni: Virender Sehwag picks his favourite Team India skipper

Former India opener Virender Sehwag, who has played under the leadership of both the cricketers, in a recent interview picked his favourite and explained the reason behind it.

Sep 15, 2021, 12:10 PM IST

Virender Sehwag was never a ‘maaro or maro’ slogger, he was once-in-a-generation player, writes Ravi Shastri

Virender Sehwag played 104 Tests, 251 ODIs and 19 T20s in his career for India and ended up as a World Champion in the 2007 and 2011 in the T20 and 50-over format respectively. Ravi Shastri calls Sehwag ‘unarguably one of the greatest batsmen of the modern era’.

Sep 09, 2021, 14:22 PM IST

‘Stump tod, Jasprit Bumrah is a beast’, says Virender Sehwag as social media hails Team India

Hosts were still in the game until just after lunch on Day 5 when Jasprit Bumrah produced a glorious spell to give India a real shot at victory.

Sep 07, 2021, 07:30 AM IST

India defeat England, Virender Sehwag uses PM Modi meme to tease naysayers

Virender Sehwag posted a meme featuring Narendra Modi after India's win at The Oval, London.

Sep 07, 2021, 07:28 AM IST

‘Virat Kohli Oxford street chala jaega bina kapdo ke’: Sourav Ganguly tells Amitabh Bachchan on KBC

Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) host Amitabh Bachchan recalled former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly's iconic celebration in Lord's balcony after India won the Natwest Series final in 2002.

Sep 05, 2021, 15:58 PM IST

KBC 13 promo: Amitabh Bachchan finds himself in hotseat, gets quizzed by Sourav Ganguly! - Watch

In the latest promo of Kaun Banega Crorepati 13, Amitabh Bachchan, the host of the show, was seen on the hotseat being quizzed by former cricketer Sourav Ganguly.

Sep 03, 2021, 17:36 PM IST

KBC 13 new promo out: Virender Sehwag pokes fun at Greg Chappell, leaves Amitabh Bachchan, Saurav Ganguly in splits

The latest promo gives an idea that Sehwag aka Veeru will be at his witty best as he plays the game with the host and megastar Amitabh Bachchan. He will also be seen teasing Saurav Ganguly about his much-publicised rift with former Team India coach Greg Chappell. 

Aug 31, 2021, 19:45 PM IST

KBC 13: Virender Sehwag pulls Sourav Ganguly’s leg on Greg Chappell issue, Amitabh Bachchan does THIS

The Sourav Ganguly-Greg Chappell controversy resulted in the removal of Ganguly as captain and his replacement by vice-captain Rahul Dravid in November 2005, with Ganguly being dropped from the ODI team.

Aug 31, 2021, 13:41 PM IST

Muttiah Muralitharan points out Sachin Tendulkar's weakness, says THIS about Virender Sehwag

Notably, Muttiah Muralitharan had dismissed Sachin Tendulkar a total of 13 times in his career, only Australia`s Brett Lee got the better of the Indian great on 14 occasions.

Aug 20, 2021, 20:16 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly, Virender Sehwag to be on KBC 13 hot seat on Aug 27

Sourav Ganguly and Virender Sehwag will be on the hot seat in the 'Shandaar Shukravar' episode of the 13th season of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'

Aug 19, 2021, 08:13 AM IST

'Is it ball tampering': Virender Sehwag questions sprit of England after shocking visuals emerge

The second Test between India and England witnessed a bizarre moment on Day 4, which many claimed was an effort to tamper with the ball. 

Aug 15, 2021, 20:42 PM IST

Tokyo Olympics: Furious Virender Sehwag says THIS about Ravi Dahiya ‘biting’ incident

Taking to social media website Twitter, Virender Sehwag termed this act by Nurislam Sanayev against wrestler Ravi Dahiya as ‘unfair’ and ‘disgraceful’.

Aug 05, 2021, 12:49 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka 2021: Prithvi Shaw gives whirlwind start despite blow on helmet

The fearless Prithvi Shaw even took a blow on his helmet but shrugged it off almost immediately to carry on. After smashing Sri Lankan paceman Dushmantha Chameera for two fours in the fifth over of the innings, Shaw misjudged a short delivery and ducked into a bouncer.

Jul 18, 2021, 20:15 PM IST

Happy Birthday Dada: Virender Sehwag wishes Sourav Ganguly with HILARIOUS meme – check out

In the pic, Sehwag and Ganguly’s pictures morphed on the faces of Ram Charan and NTR from the latest poster of the movie RRR.

Jul 08, 2021, 19:34 PM IST

Happy Birthday Sourav Ganguly: Virender Sehwag, VVS Laxman lead wishes for BCCI president

The former Indian skipper played 113 Tests and 311 ODIs for India. He scored 18,575 runs across all formats in his international career. Ganguly led India in 195 matches across all formats winning 97 of those games.

Jul 08, 2021, 12:26 PM IST

WTC Final: Sachin Tendulkar leads Twitterati praise for Kane Williamson’s champions

Sachin Tendulkar led the way as members from the cricket fraternity took to social media to congratulate New Zealand for winning the inaugural World Test Championship (WTC) title.

Jun 24, 2021, 08:43 AM IST

WTC Final: Important ‘one-off’ games should not be played in UK, says Kevin Pietersen

For Kevin Pietersen, the final of an event like this should always be held in Dubai, where there is minimal chance of weather related interruptions.

Jun 22, 2021, 08:31 AM IST

International Yoga Day: From Virender Sehwag to Suresh Raina, India cricketers urge everyone to take up yoga

While most cricketers had a message, some also gave a glimpse of their yoga routine to inspire others to take to it. 

Jun 21, 2021, 17:20 PM IST

WTC final: Virat Kohli breathes a sigh of relief after umpire review creates confusion, Virender Sehwag tweets

The incident took place in the second session of Day 2, moments after Cheteshwar Pujara's dismissal, when India skipper Virat Kohli tried to nudge a delivery going down the leg-side. 

Jun 19, 2021, 19:55 PM IST

Exclusive: Nothing to compare between Shafali and Virender Sehwag, says father of 17-year-old opener

Shafali Verma smashed five fours in an over en route to scoring 48 off 38 balls against England women in the second T20 at Hove.

Jun 18, 2021, 14:53 PM IST