Virender Sehwag

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Virender Sehwag told : "Hitting 3-4 sixes in an over or scoring 80-90 runs off 45 balls is an art that I haven't even seen (Virat) Kohli pull off as regularly as Rohit (Sharma)," External link

khaleejtimes Friday, November 8, 2019 5:37:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “Hitting 3-4 sixes in an over or scoring 80-90 runs off 45 balls is an art that I haven’t even seen (Virat) Kohli pull off as regularly as Rohit (Sharma),” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, November 8, 2019 10:13:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "But even in his tough times, Dada never looked shattered. That's his greatness, that's what we learned from him. There will be ups and downs but dukhi nahi hona, confidence rakhna hai, self-belief nahin khona. (Don't feel sad, maintain confidence, don't lose self-belief)," External link

ibtimes-in Monday, October 28, 2019 2:54:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Sourav Ganguly ) : “Dada (Ganguly) had a big role to play in my shift to the top of the order,” External link

india Monday, October 28, 2019 10:13:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : “Why aren’t you opening, even you open, even Sachin opens?” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, October 28, 2019 7:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : “It was a very fair treatment. It’s this clarity that makes a player trust his captain. That gave me a lot of confidence. I thought, Dada is backing me so much, so let me try. Whatever I am today, it is because of him,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, October 28, 2019 7:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote ( about Sourav Ganguly ) : “It was really heartening to hear that Ganguly wants to start from home. One of his opening statements was about improving India’s domestic cricket. He is the best man to do the job. Ganguly knows the problems at the grassroots. When he was dropped from the Indian team, he spent a lot of time travelling around the country. I still remember that when he returned to the Indian team, he used to talk about what was lacking in the domestic circuit,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, October 27, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “He gave a player the kind of confidence that makes him forget that he has actually flopped in the last eight to 10 innings,” “By some strange miracle, the player would think that he was actually performing well. And with that confidence, he would give his 100 percent all the time and win matches. That I think was Dada’s biggest strength as a leader” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, October 27, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "I am really excited to get a chance again to open the innings with Tendulkar. Also excited to face Brett Lee. He [Lee] may have not experienced that big hitting when he was at his peak, but now this is a chance for me to thrash him. 'Acchi khasi pitai karunga'," External link

mid-day Friday, October 18, 2019 5:58:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Road Safety World Series is going to start in which many legends will play but the important thing is why it is being played? It is being played to spread awareness regarding road safety. It is a good initiative. I am very excited to open again with Tendulkar and face Brett Lee," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 17, 2019 9:32:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : “You sound like a welder from the Bronx, says the anchor. After the pathetic speech in the UN a few days ago, this man seems to be inventing new ways to humiliate himself” External link

tribune Friday, October 4, 2019 5:44:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I took it philosophically. That’s what Rishabh should also do. He should remember that anyone can flop. But it’s important that he should have the backing of the coach (Ravi Shastri) and the captain (Virat Kohli). Also, he should decide if he wants to keep playing his natural game or look to become a performer,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, September 25, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Rahul Dravid ) : “It brought about a change. MS became a performer as Rahul wanted him to. Of course, he did curtail his natural game and learnt the art of finishing the game. I think Pant should also look to become a performer. He should concentrate on his shot selection. He has awesome talent and if improves his shot selection, I am sure he will serve India for the next 15 years,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, September 25, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Maine toh bas 14-15 saal spinners ko Chipkaya, par yeh to 60 saal se Chipka rahe hain! (I just smashed spinners for 14-15 years, but this adhesive has fixed things for past 60 years)," External link

tribune Friday, September 6, 2019 5:41:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag recalled : “I use to chase 50 runs in 5-overs in my schooldays with tennis balls, which is why I was not scared when such situations arise in the International games,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 6, 2019 5:21:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “Then I hit the fourth four and he came up to me and said ‘are you going to listen to me or not’? I said yeah but i cannot miss full tosses,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 6, 2019 2:54:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I always used to think Olympics and Commonwealth Games are bigger than cricket (events). I used to think that these athletes would have been looked after very well, that they would be getting good food, and nutrition along with physios and trainers,” “But when I met and got to know them (the non cricketers he interviewed for the show), I realised that whatever facilities we (cricketers) are getting, these guys are not even getting 10 or 20% of that. Despite that they are getting the medals. They deserve a lot more than what they get, because they are getting medals for India,” External link

news18 Friday, August 30, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Coaches have a big role to play in the life of cricketers but we don’t give them the right amount of credit, we tend to keep it to ourselves,” “We cricketers do not credit our coaches as much as other sportsmen do, may be because when you start playing for the country, the cricketers forget their coaches because they don’t get to meet and speak a lot but in other sports they need their coaches from the start till the end and the coaches also spend a lot of time” External link

news18 Friday, August 30, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “But when I met and got to know them (other sportspersons), I realised that whatever facilities we (cricketers) are getting, these guys are not even getting 10 or 20 per cent of that. Despite that they are getting the medals. They deserve a lot more than what they get, because they are getting medals for India,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:47:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Coaches have a big role to play in the life of cricketers but we do not give them the right amount of credit, we tend to keep it to ourselves,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:47:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I always used to think Olympics and Commonwealth Games are bigger than cricket (events). I used to think that these athletes would have been looked after very well, that they would be getting good food, and nutrition along with physios and trainers," "But when I met and got to know them (the non cricketers he interviewed for the show), I realised that whatever facilities we (cricketers) are getting, these guys are not even getting 10 or 20% of that. Despite that they are getting the medals. They deserve a lot more than what they get, because they are getting medals for India," External link

business-standard Thursday, August 29, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Coaches have a big role to play in the life of cricketers but we don't give them the right amount of credit, we tend to keep it to ourselves," "We cricketers do not credit our coaches as much as other sportsmen do, may be because when you start playing for the country, the cricketers forget their coaches because they don't get to meet and speak a lot but in other sports they need their coaches from the start till the end and the coaches also spend a lot of time" External link

business-standard Thursday, August 29, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “This is a very, very unique app. Fans feel that there is no-one more knowledgeable than them when it comes to cricket. It is time to put that theory to the test. The Selector App can also help to make the game far more lively and exciting. This will surely take cricket watching and fan support to the next level that will set a benchmark for other sports to learn from,” External link

timesofindia Monday, August 26, 2019 7:24:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "Pant is an extremely talented cricketer with huge potential. It will be important that he is groomed well," External link

business-standard Monday, August 26, 2019 5:14:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Two years is a long time. Yes the team is in good hands. I wish Ravi Shastri all the luck for his second innings and Virat Kohli all the very best. " External link

business-standard Monday, August 26, 2019 5:14:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “Pant is an extremely talented cricketer with huge potential. It will be important that he is groomed well,” External link

Hindu Monday, August 26, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “We have good bench strength, quality fast bowlers and spinning prospects. We need to now settle the team combinations,” External link

Hindu Monday, August 26, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “Pant is an extremely talented cricketer with huge potential. It will be important that he is groomed well,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 26, 2019 3:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “We have good bench strength, quality fast bowlers and spinning prospects. We need to now settle the team combinations,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 26, 2019 3:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “We have only read MSK [Prasad] giving a statement about selectors conveying to MSD that he is not their first choice. So, that means they’ll pick Pant first and then if they have to pick a second keeper, they’ll pick Dhoni. That is not possible. After a time, Dhoni should decide and speak to selectors and ask for a retirement game. That is when he feels it is the right time to quit,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 25, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Ravindra Jadeja ) : "New Zealand played better that day," "I think the management’s fault was that they sent Dhoni way down. He would have played till the end and made others (Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja) play around him. Had Dhoni come earlier and Pandya, Pant and Jadeja batted later with the old ball, they would have chased 8-9 an over easily. Sending them early and making them face the new ball, and then hoping that they would accelerate, was risky" External link

timesofoman Sunday, August 25, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

thehindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 6:10:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

Hindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 5:16:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level," External link

firstpost Saturday, August 24, 2019 5:12:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Hockey India ) : "Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level," External link

business-standard Saturday, August 24, 2019 4:17:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

thehindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 3:06:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

Hindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level," External link

business-standard Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:14:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

Hindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “I think Rishabh Pant is the best one (option). He proved himself in Test cricket and now he may prove himself in ODIs and T20Is again. He is the best guy to replace MS Dhoni,” External link

timesofindia Friday, August 23, 2019 2:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Team ) : “He (Pant) will take some time. If he corrects his shot selection, he will serve Team India for a long time,” External link

timesofindia Friday, August 23, 2019 2:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I was doing commentary at that time. I was the one who was saying that MS Dhoni should come at number four or five because he was the experienced and better player in that team who can handle pressure better than anybody else. So, I think MS Dhoni was the right choice,” External link

timesofindia Friday, August 23, 2019 2:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:34:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “The one record no one can break is his (Sachin) 200 Test matches record. I don’t think anyone can break his record of playing 200 Test matches. I don’t think anybody can play more than 200 Test matches,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 12:49:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didn’t apply,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 6:31:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach," External link

dnaindia Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Players have an issue with the whereabouts clause and not about being tested by NADA or any other agency. In fact, we have been tested several times both in and out of competition. No current player has commented on it yet. So, we have to wait and see," External link

dnaindia Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "He has to play domestic cricket first," External link

dnaindia Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : "I wish Shashtri all the best for his second tenure. Although we lost the semi-final in the World Cup, I hope the team will do better in the T20 World Cup under his guidance," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "My first choice will be Rahane. If you ask between Rohit and Hanuma Vihari, then I will pick Rohit first" External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “I wish Shashtri all the best for his second tenure. Although we lost the semi-final in the World Cup, I hope the team will do better in the T20 World Cup under his guidance,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:45:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “My first choice will be Rahane. If you ask between Rohit and Hanuma Vihari, then I will pick Rohit first” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:45:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "At the moment, Virat (Kohli) is the best batsman. The way he is scoring centuries, the way he is scoring runs, he is the best. I am sure he will break most of Sachin Tendulkar’s records," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That’s the kind of confidence a player needs,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didnt apply,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That’s the kind of confidence a player needs,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didnt apply,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That’s the kind of confidence a player needs,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “BCCI needs to raise the bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I write columns, appear on TV and being selector will mean a lot of restrictions. I don’t know whether I would like so many restrictions,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr. MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didn’t apply,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : "I wish Shashtri all the best for his second tenure. Although we lost the semi-final in the World Cup, I hope the team will do better in the T20 World Cup under his guidance," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "My first choice will be Rahane. If you ask between Rohit and Hanuma Vihari, then I will pick Rohit first" External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : "I recall one thing: When Anil Kumble became the captain, he came to my room. I was sitting with my other partner, and he told us, ‘You go and play the way you want to play, because next two series you are included, so nobody will drop you.’ The kind of confidence he gave us in that meeting, it was enormous, and I think he is the right person," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Becoming a selector carries a lot of restrictions along with it. I am barred from doing commentary, writing articles, comment on news channels," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Ravindra Jadeja ) : "It’s perhaps the team management or the media that has hyped up the No. 4 issue. You could even send Ravindra Jadeja out to bat at No. 4, and he will do the job," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "He was the only one who could handle that kind of pressure, execution and take the game to the last ball," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I understand that if I am a selector, and I have a cricket academy, then I might pick boys from my academy. But as a coach, I don’t understand how will I be in conflict of interest if I have a cricket academy. Or if I am part of any association, then I cannot become a selector," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When Anil Kumble became the captain, he came to my room and said ‘go and play how you play in the next two series as you won’t be dropped’. That kind of confidence he gave, I think he is the right person (to become national selector),” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 21, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag replied : “I write columns, appear on TV as an expert and being selector will mean a lot of restrictions. I don’t know whether I would like so many restrictions” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 21, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : "When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That's the kind of confidence a player needs," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : "In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didnt apply," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Mujhe Selector banna hai... Kaun mujhe mauka dega? #theselector" External link

business-standard Monday, August 12, 2019 5:09:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Sad to hear about the passing away of #SheilaDixit ji. Heartfelt condolences to her family and loved ones,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, July 21, 2019 9:29:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Sad to hear about the passing away of #SheilaDixit ji. Heartfelt condolences to her family and loved ones," External link

business-standard Saturday, July 20, 2019 7:21:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "It should be left to Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India's wicket-keeper batsman going forward," External link

ibtimes-in Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans so I would also have been able to inform them," External link

news18 Friday, July 19, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India's wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans," External link

dnaindia Thursday, July 18, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India's wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans," External link

firstpost Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:04:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India’s wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans so I would also have been able to inform them,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India’s wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans so I would also have been able to inform them,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:27:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "May the Darkness be dispelled. Happy #GuruPurnima!" External link

business-standard Tuesday, July 16, 2019 3:43:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "May the Darkness be dispelled. Happy GuruPurnima!" External link

irishsun Tuesday, July 16, 2019 1:22:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote ( about Ben Stokes ) : "Congratulations to England on winning the Cricket World Cup. New Zealand were outstanding and never gave up, that deflection over-throw of Stokes being a huge turning point, tragic for @BLACKCAPS , so near yet so far but they must be very proud. #CWCFinal19," External link

business-standard Monday, July 15, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote ( about Ben Stokes ) : "Congratulations to England on winning the Cricket World Cup. New Zealand were outstanding and never gave up, that deflection over-throw of Stokes being a huge turning point, tragic for @BLACKCAPS , so near yet so far but they must be very proud," External link

Stuff Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:25:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : "Happy Birthday Dadi! From playing with you in our Under-15 days to now commentating with you. It's been quite a journey. Have a great year ahead!" External link

business-standard Monday, July 8, 2019 5:31:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Must definitely be very painful at being ignored for the World Cup for #AmbatiRayudu but I wish him all the very best in life after retirement," External link

business-standard Thursday, July 4, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Must definitely be very painful at being ignored for the World Cup for #AmbatiRayudu but I wish him all the very best in life after retirement," External link

news-yahoo-in Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:36:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Must definitely be very painful at being ignored for the World Cup for #AmbatiRayudu but I wish him all the very best in life after retirement," External link

business-standard Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:22:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Another comprehensive win. Top effort from everyone. The bowlers were fantastic, great sign for the matches to come," External link

khaleejtimes Friday, June 28, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Another comprehensive win. Top effort from everyone. The bowlers were fantastic, great sign for the matches to come," External link

khaleejtimes Friday, June 28, 2019 4:32:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Another comprehensive win. Top effort from everyone. The bowlers were fantastic, great sign for the matches to come," External link

newindianexpress Friday, June 28, 2019 3:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I don't think you can connect personal life to their professional careers. I had said this before as well when Virat Kohli got out and Anushka Sharma was there to watch the match. I said you cannot comment on anyone's family. No matter how emotional you are about your team and your players but you cannot go into their personal life," External link

ibtimes-in Thursday, June 20, 2019 12:36:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Having a great time... electric atmosphere," External link

business-standard Wednesday, June 19, 2019 3:45:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Having a great time... electric atmosphere," External link

irishsun Wednesday, June 19, 2019 3:25:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag replied : “I don’t believe that Pakistan will be able to beat India on the 16th in any way whatsoever” External link

expressindia Friday, June 14, 2019 4:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag replied : “Which team are you backing in the next match after considering everything from toss to playing conditions etc.?” External link

expressindia Friday, June 14, 2019 4:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Players will come and go, but players like @YUVSTRONG12 are very rare to find. Gone through many difficult times but thrashed disease thrashed bowlerswon hearts. Inspired so many people with his fightwill-power. Wish you the best in life, Yuvi YuvrajSingh. Best wishes always," External link

irishsun Tuesday, June 11, 2019 4:30:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I did get angry at Kohli. I got angry because in that whole series, he was the only player who was scoring runs for us and khuda-na-khaasta ban ho jaata, our batting would have collapsed. Aisi harkatey mat karo… tum toh ban ho jaoge, and team ka nuksaan hoga . (Don’t do such antics, not only would you get banned but the team would be in trouble.),” External link

expressindia Tuesday, June 11, 2019 7:40:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about William Hussey ) : "MS Dhoni put Balidan badge on his wicket-keeping gloves during a match against South Africa. ICC requested BCCI that MS shouldn't wear those gloves because he didn't take permission in writing. Both ICC and MS Dhoni are correct on their part," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, June 9, 2019 5:34:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "MS Dhoni put Balidan badge on his wicket-keeping gloves during a match against South Africa. ICC requested BCCI that MS shouldn't wear those gloves because he didn't take permission in writing. Both ICC and MS Dhoni are correct on their part," "MS can still use them if he gives it in writing to ICC and uses it on his bat because on bat one can use two logos - one manufacturer and another any logo, like I have had used my SISJ.IN (Sehwag International School) logo for which I took permission from ICC and used it on my bat in so many matches," External link

irishsun Sunday, June 9, 2019 12:53:00 AM EAT



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Virender Sehwag told : "Hitting 3-4 sixes in an over or scoring 80-90 runs off 45 balls is an art that I haven't even seen (Virat) Kohli pull off as regularly as Rohit (Sharma)," External link

khaleejtimes Friday, November 8, 2019 5:37:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “Hitting 3-4 sixes in an over or scoring 80-90 runs off 45 balls is an art that I haven’t even seen (Virat) Kohli pull off as regularly as Rohit (Sharma),” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, November 8, 2019 10:13:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "But even in his tough times, Dada never looked shattered. That's his greatness, that's what we learned from him. There will be ups and downs but dukhi nahi hona, confidence rakhna hai, self-belief nahin khona. (Don't feel sad, maintain confidence, don't lose self-belief)," External link

ibtimes-in Monday, October 28, 2019 2:54:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Sourav Ganguly ) : “Dada (Ganguly) had a big role to play in my shift to the top of the order,” External link

india Monday, October 28, 2019 10:13:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : “Why aren’t you opening, even you open, even Sachin opens?” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, October 28, 2019 7:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : “It was a very fair treatment. It’s this clarity that makes a player trust his captain. That gave me a lot of confidence. I thought, Dada is backing me so much, so let me try. Whatever I am today, it is because of him,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, October 28, 2019 7:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote ( about Sourav Ganguly ) : “It was really heartening to hear that Ganguly wants to start from home. One of his opening statements was about improving India’s domestic cricket. He is the best man to do the job. Ganguly knows the problems at the grassroots. When he was dropped from the Indian team, he spent a lot of time travelling around the country. I still remember that when he returned to the Indian team, he used to talk about what was lacking in the domestic circuit,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, October 27, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “He gave a player the kind of confidence that makes him forget that he has actually flopped in the last eight to 10 innings,” “By some strange miracle, the player would think that he was actually performing well. And with that confidence, he would give his 100 percent all the time and win matches. That I think was Dada’s biggest strength as a leader” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, October 27, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "I am really excited to get a chance again to open the innings with Tendulkar. Also excited to face Brett Lee. He [Lee] may have not experienced that big hitting when he was at his peak, but now this is a chance for me to thrash him. 'Acchi khasi pitai karunga'," External link

mid-day Friday, October 18, 2019 5:58:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Road Safety World Series is going to start in which many legends will play but the important thing is why it is being played? It is being played to spread awareness regarding road safety. It is a good initiative. I am very excited to open again with Tendulkar and face Brett Lee," External link

business-standard Thursday, October 17, 2019 9:32:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : “You sound like a welder from the Bronx, says the anchor. After the pathetic speech in the UN a few days ago, this man seems to be inventing new ways to humiliate himself” External link

tribune Friday, October 4, 2019 5:44:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I took it philosophically. That’s what Rishabh should also do. He should remember that anyone can flop. But it’s important that he should have the backing of the coach (Ravi Shastri) and the captain (Virat Kohli). Also, he should decide if he wants to keep playing his natural game or look to become a performer,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, September 25, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Rahul Dravid ) : “It brought about a change. MS became a performer as Rahul wanted him to. Of course, he did curtail his natural game and learnt the art of finishing the game. I think Pant should also look to become a performer. He should concentrate on his shot selection. He has awesome talent and if improves his shot selection, I am sure he will serve India for the next 15 years,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, September 25, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Maine toh bas 14-15 saal spinners ko Chipkaya, par yeh to 60 saal se Chipka rahe hain! (I just smashed spinners for 14-15 years, but this adhesive has fixed things for past 60 years)," External link

tribune Friday, September 6, 2019 5:41:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag recalled : “I use to chase 50 runs in 5-overs in my schooldays with tennis balls, which is why I was not scared when such situations arise in the International games,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 6, 2019 5:21:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “Then I hit the fourth four and he came up to me and said ‘are you going to listen to me or not’? I said yeah but i cannot miss full tosses,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 6, 2019 2:54:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I always used to think Olympics and Commonwealth Games are bigger than cricket (events). I used to think that these athletes would have been looked after very well, that they would be getting good food, and nutrition along with physios and trainers,” “But when I met and got to know them (the non cricketers he interviewed for the show), I realised that whatever facilities we (cricketers) are getting, these guys are not even getting 10 or 20% of that. Despite that they are getting the medals. They deserve a lot more than what they get, because they are getting medals for India,” External link

news18 Friday, August 30, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Coaches have a big role to play in the life of cricketers but we don’t give them the right amount of credit, we tend to keep it to ourselves,” “We cricketers do not credit our coaches as much as other sportsmen do, may be because when you start playing for the country, the cricketers forget their coaches because they don’t get to meet and speak a lot but in other sports they need their coaches from the start till the end and the coaches also spend a lot of time” External link

news18 Friday, August 30, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “But when I met and got to know them (other sportspersons), I realised that whatever facilities we (cricketers) are getting, these guys are not even getting 10 or 20 per cent of that. Despite that they are getting the medals. They deserve a lot more than what they get, because they are getting medals for India,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:47:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Coaches have a big role to play in the life of cricketers but we do not give them the right amount of credit, we tend to keep it to ourselves,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:47:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I always used to think Olympics and Commonwealth Games are bigger than cricket (events). I used to think that these athletes would have been looked after very well, that they would be getting good food, and nutrition along with physios and trainers," "But when I met and got to know them (the non cricketers he interviewed for the show), I realised that whatever facilities we (cricketers) are getting, these guys are not even getting 10 or 20% of that. Despite that they are getting the medals. They deserve a lot more than what they get, because they are getting medals for India," External link

business-standard Thursday, August 29, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Coaches have a big role to play in the life of cricketers but we don't give them the right amount of credit, we tend to keep it to ourselves," "We cricketers do not credit our coaches as much as other sportsmen do, may be because when you start playing for the country, the cricketers forget their coaches because they don't get to meet and speak a lot but in other sports they need their coaches from the start till the end and the coaches also spend a lot of time" External link

business-standard Thursday, August 29, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “This is a very, very unique app. Fans feel that there is no-one more knowledgeable than them when it comes to cricket. It is time to put that theory to the test. The Selector App can also help to make the game far more lively and exciting. This will surely take cricket watching and fan support to the next level that will set a benchmark for other sports to learn from,” External link

timesofindia Monday, August 26, 2019 7:24:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "Pant is an extremely talented cricketer with huge potential. It will be important that he is groomed well," External link

business-standard Monday, August 26, 2019 5:14:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Two years is a long time. Yes the team is in good hands. I wish Ravi Shastri all the luck for his second innings and Virat Kohli all the very best. " External link

business-standard Monday, August 26, 2019 5:14:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “Pant is an extremely talented cricketer with huge potential. It will be important that he is groomed well,” External link

Hindu Monday, August 26, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “We have good bench strength, quality fast bowlers and spinning prospects. We need to now settle the team combinations,” External link

Hindu Monday, August 26, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “Pant is an extremely talented cricketer with huge potential. It will be important that he is groomed well,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 26, 2019 3:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “We have good bench strength, quality fast bowlers and spinning prospects. We need to now settle the team combinations,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 26, 2019 3:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “We have only read MSK [Prasad] giving a statement about selectors conveying to MSD that he is not their first choice. So, that means they’ll pick Pant first and then if they have to pick a second keeper, they’ll pick Dhoni. That is not possible. After a time, Dhoni should decide and speak to selectors and ask for a retirement game. That is when he feels it is the right time to quit,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 25, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Ravindra Jadeja ) : "New Zealand played better that day," "I think the management’s fault was that they sent Dhoni way down. He would have played till the end and made others (Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja) play around him. Had Dhoni come earlier and Pandya, Pant and Jadeja batted later with the old ball, they would have chased 8-9 an over easily. Sending them early and making them face the new ball, and then hoping that they would accelerate, was risky" External link

timesofoman Sunday, August 25, 2019 12:28:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

thehindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 6:10:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

Hindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 5:16:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level," External link

firstpost Saturday, August 24, 2019 5:12:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Hockey India ) : "Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level," External link

business-standard Saturday, August 24, 2019 4:17:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

thehindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 3:06:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

Hindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level," External link

business-standard Saturday, August 24, 2019 1:14:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Pained at the passing away of ArunJaitley ji. Apart from having served greatly in public life , he played a huge role in many players from Delhi getting an opportunity to represent India. There was a time when not many players from Delhi got a chance at the highest level,” External link

Hindu Saturday, August 24, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “I think Rishabh Pant is the best one (option). He proved himself in Test cricket and now he may prove himself in ODIs and T20Is again. He is the best guy to replace MS Dhoni,” External link

timesofindia Friday, August 23, 2019 2:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Team ) : “He (Pant) will take some time. If he corrects his shot selection, he will serve Team India for a long time,” External link

timesofindia Friday, August 23, 2019 2:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I was doing commentary at that time. I was the one who was saying that MS Dhoni should come at number four or five because he was the experienced and better player in that team who can handle pressure better than anybody else. So, I think MS Dhoni was the right choice,” External link

timesofindia Friday, August 23, 2019 2:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:34:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : “Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “The one record no one can break is his (Sachin) 200 Test matches record. I don’t think anyone can break his record of playing 200 Test matches. I don’t think anybody can play more than 200 Test matches,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 12:49:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didn’t apply,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 22, 2019 6:31:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach," External link

dnaindia Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Players have an issue with the whereabouts clause and not about being tested by NADA or any other agency. In fact, we have been tested several times both in and out of competition. No current player has commented on it yet. So, we have to wait and see," External link

dnaindia Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "He has to play domestic cricket first," External link

dnaindia Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : "I wish Shashtri all the best for his second tenure. Although we lost the semi-final in the World Cup, I hope the team will do better in the T20 World Cup under his guidance," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "My first choice will be Rahane. If you ask between Rohit and Hanuma Vihari, then I will pick Rohit first" External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : “I wish Shashtri all the best for his second tenure. Although we lost the semi-final in the World Cup, I hope the team will do better in the T20 World Cup under his guidance,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:45:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “My first choice will be Rahane. If you ask between Rohit and Hanuma Vihari, then I will pick Rohit first” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:45:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "At the moment, Virat (Kohli) is the best batsman. The way he is scoring centuries, the way he is scoring runs, he is the best. I am sure he will break most of Sachin Tendulkar’s records," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That’s the kind of confidence a player needs,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didnt apply,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That’s the kind of confidence a player needs,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didnt apply,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads,” External link

india Wednesday, August 21, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : “I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That’s the kind of confidence a player needs,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “BCCI needs to raise the bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I write columns, appear on TV and being selector will mean a lot of restrictions. I don’t know whether I would like so many restrictions,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : “In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr. MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didn’t apply,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Ekke Primauno ) : "Pant has played well in the Test matches. He has to settle himself in the limited-overs game. He has to work on his shot-selection and then he will serve the country for long," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : "I wish Shashtri all the best for his second tenure. Although we lost the semi-final in the World Cup, I hope the team will do better in the T20 World Cup under his guidance," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "My first choice will be Rahane. If you ask between Rohit and Hanuma Vihari, then I will pick Rohit first" External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested," External link

dnaindia Wednesday, August 21, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : "I recall one thing: When Anil Kumble became the captain, he came to my room. I was sitting with my other partner, and he told us, ‘You go and play the way you want to play, because next two series you are included, so nobody will drop you.’ The kind of confidence he gave us in that meeting, it was enormous, and I think he is the right person," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Becoming a selector carries a lot of restrictions along with it. I am barred from doing commentary, writing articles, comment on news channels," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Ravindra Jadeja ) : "It’s perhaps the team management or the media that has hyped up the No. 4 issue. You could even send Ravindra Jadeja out to bat at No. 4, and he will do the job," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "He was the only one who could handle that kind of pressure, execution and take the game to the last ball," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I understand that if I am a selector, and I have a cricket academy, then I might pick boys from my academy. But as a coach, I don’t understand how will I be in conflict of interest if I have a cricket academy. Or if I am part of any association, then I cannot become a selector," External link

firstpost Wednesday, August 21, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told ( about Anil Kumble ) : “When Anil Kumble became the captain, he came to my room and said ‘go and play how you play in the next two series as you won’t be dropped’. That kind of confidence he gave, I think he is the right person (to become national selector),” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 21, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag replied : “I write columns, appear on TV as an expert and being selector will mean a lot of restrictions. I don’t know whether I would like so many restrictions” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 21, 2019 4:15:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "I think Anil Kumble could be the right candidate for the chairman of selectors post. He is someone who has interacted with Sachin (Tendulkar), Sourav (Ganguly) and Rahul (Dravid) as a player and with youngsters as a coach," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Anil Kumble ) : "When I made a comeback (Australia series 2007-08), captain Kumble came to my room and said you will not be dropped for the next two series. That's the kind of confidence a player needs," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "BCCI needs to raise bar as far as pay is concerned. Then a lot of players will be interested," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about Cricket Operations ) : "In 2017, the BCCI secretary and (late) Dr MV Sridhar (GM Cricket Operations) asked me to apply so I applied. This time no one asked me, so I didnt apply," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Why do you need to show your neck to the bowler? You have a bat and you are wearing a helmet. In my entire career, I never used chest pads," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Mujhe Selector banna hai... Kaun mujhe mauka dega? #theselector" External link

business-standard Monday, August 12, 2019 5:09:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “Sad to hear about the passing away of #SheilaDixit ji. Heartfelt condolences to her family and loved ones,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, July 21, 2019 9:29:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Sad to hear about the passing away of #SheilaDixit ji. Heartfelt condolences to her family and loved ones," External link

business-standard Saturday, July 20, 2019 7:21:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag told : "It should be left to Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India's wicket-keeper batsman going forward," External link

ibtimes-in Friday, July 19, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans so I would also have been able to inform them," External link

news18 Friday, July 19, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India's wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans," External link

dnaindia Thursday, July 18, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India's wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans," External link

firstpost Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:04:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India’s wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans so I would also have been able to inform them,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “It should be left to MS Dhoni to decide when to hang his boots. The duty of the selectors is to reach out to Dhoni and inform him that he is no more being seen as India’s wicket-keeper batsman going forward. I wish the selectors had asked me as well about my plans so I would also have been able to inform them,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:27:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "May the Darkness be dispelled. Happy #GuruPurnima!" External link

business-standard Tuesday, July 16, 2019 3:43:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "May the Darkness be dispelled. Happy GuruPurnima!" External link

irishsun Tuesday, July 16, 2019 1:22:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote ( about Ben Stokes ) : "Congratulations to England on winning the Cricket World Cup. New Zealand were outstanding and never gave up, that deflection over-throw of Stokes being a huge turning point, tragic for @BLACKCAPS , so near yet so far but they must be very proud. #CWCFinal19," External link

business-standard Monday, July 15, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote ( about Ben Stokes ) : "Congratulations to England on winning the Cricket World Cup. New Zealand were outstanding and never gave up, that deflection over-throw of Stokes being a huge turning point, tragic for @BLACKCAPS , so near yet so far but they must be very proud," External link

Stuff Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:25:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag added : "Happy Birthday Dadi! From playing with you in our Under-15 days to now commentating with you. It's been quite a journey. Have a great year ahead!" External link

business-standard Monday, July 8, 2019 5:31:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Must definitely be very painful at being ignored for the World Cup for #AmbatiRayudu but I wish him all the very best in life after retirement," External link

business-standard Thursday, July 4, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Must definitely be very painful at being ignored for the World Cup for #AmbatiRayudu but I wish him all the very best in life after retirement," External link

news-yahoo-in Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:36:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Must definitely be very painful at being ignored for the World Cup for #AmbatiRayudu but I wish him all the very best in life after retirement," External link

business-standard Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:22:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Another comprehensive win. Top effort from everyone. The bowlers were fantastic, great sign for the matches to come," External link

khaleejtimes Friday, June 28, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Another comprehensive win. Top effort from everyone. The bowlers were fantastic, great sign for the matches to come," External link

khaleejtimes Friday, June 28, 2019 4:32:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Another comprehensive win. Top effort from everyone. The bowlers were fantastic, great sign for the matches to come," External link

newindianexpress Friday, June 28, 2019 3:59:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "I don't think you can connect personal life to their professional careers. I had said this before as well when Virat Kohli got out and Anushka Sharma was there to watch the match. I said you cannot comment on anyone's family. No matter how emotional you are about your team and your players but you cannot go into their personal life," External link

ibtimes-in Thursday, June 20, 2019 12:36:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Having a great time... electric atmosphere," External link

business-standard Wednesday, June 19, 2019 3:45:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "Having a great time... electric atmosphere," External link

irishsun Wednesday, June 19, 2019 3:25:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag replied : “I don’t believe that Pakistan will be able to beat India on the 16th in any way whatsoever” External link

expressindia Friday, June 14, 2019 4:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag replied : “Which team are you backing in the next match after considering everything from toss to playing conditions etc.?” External link

expressindia Friday, June 14, 2019 4:20:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag wrote : "Players will come and go, but players like @YUVSTRONG12 are very rare to find. Gone through many difficult times but thrashed disease thrashed bowlerswon hearts. Inspired so many people with his fightwill-power. Wish you the best in life, Yuvi YuvrajSingh. Best wishes always," External link

irishsun Tuesday, June 11, 2019 4:30:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : “I did get angry at Kohli. I got angry because in that whole series, he was the only player who was scoring runs for us and khuda-na-khaasta ban ho jaata, our batting would have collapsed. Aisi harkatey mat karo… tum toh ban ho jaoge, and team ka nuksaan hoga . (Don’t do such antics, not only would you get banned but the team would be in trouble.),” External link

expressindia Tuesday, June 11, 2019 7:40:00 AM EAT

Virender Sehwag said ( about William Hussey ) : "MS Dhoni put Balidan badge on his wicket-keeping gloves during a match against South Africa. ICC requested BCCI that MS shouldn't wear those gloves because he didn't take permission in writing. Both ICC and MS Dhoni are correct on their part," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, June 9, 2019 5:34:00 PM EAT

Virender Sehwag said : "MS Dhoni put Balidan badge on his wicket-keeping gloves during a match against South Africa. ICC requested BCCI that MS shouldn't wear those gloves because he didn't take permission in writing. Both ICC and MS Dhoni are correct on their part," "MS can still use them if he gives it in writing to ICC and uses it on his bat because on bat one can use two logos - one manufacturer and another any logo, like I have had used my SISJ.IN (Sehwag International School) logo for which I took permission from ICC and used it on my bat in so many matches," External link

irishsun Sunday, June 9, 2019 12:53:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
cricketer61.54%EN09/21/201721/09/2017
former cricketer16.35%EN03/02/201702/03/2017
current commentator0.96%EN01/15/201715/01/2017
commentator0.96%EN01/15/201715/01/2017
star2.88%EN12/22/201622/12/2016
teammate3.85%EN10/14/201614/10/2016
former teammate0.96%EN10/14/201614/10/2016
indian captain0.96%EN12/03/200603/12/2006
captain11.54%EN12/02/200602/12/2006
Names Lang Count
Virender SehwagEN60.73%
Virender SehwagFR18.44%
Virender SehwagEU18.44%
Virendra SehwagEN1.34%
Virendar SehwagEN1.05%
வீரேந்தர் சேவாக்TA0.00%
వీరేంద్ర సెహ్వాగ్TE0.00%
विरेंद्र सेहवागMR0.00%
വിരേന്ദര്‍ സെവാഗ്ML0.00%
বিরেন্দর শেওয়াগBN0.00%


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