Virender Sehwag announces retirement from Cricket

sehwagIndian cricketer Virender Sehwag has announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket and from the Indian Premier League through his twitter account.

  • Sehwag is the only Indian batsman to score a triple-century in Tests, and that too twice.
  • 8586 runs from 104 Test matches, Sehwag stands at fifth in India’s all-time list.
  • In ODIs, he scored 8273 runs, with 15 centuries including the second-highest individual score of 219.
  • In 19 Twenty20 internationals, he made 394 runs.
  • Sehwag took 40 wickets in Tests and 96 in ODIs.