Virender Sehwag, one of the most destructive opener Indian cricket team ever had, is celebrating his 40th birthday today. Virender Sehwag has been a big hitter and it used to be an eye treat for the fans to watch his aggressive innings, where he used to smash the ball on all the corners of the ground.


Virender Sehwag, who is fondly called as Viru by his fans and friends has always been labelled as the game changer for the top order in the ODIs and Test matches. In his 14 years of career, he made 8273 runs at 35.05 with 15 centuries and 38 fifties and on the other hand, in 19 T20 internationals he made 394 runs with two fifties.

As Viru is celebrating his birthday today, the twitter was flooded with tweets and messages for the former Indian cricketer. Birthday wishes were pouring in from all the corners. Many cricketers including Ishant Sharma, VVS Laxman, Sourav Ganguly, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Kaif and many more, took to twitter and wished the Indian cricketer on his birthday.

Here, have a look at how cricketers and celebrities wished Virender Sehwag on his birthday :

  1. Suresh Raina :

2. Mohammad Kaif :

3. VVS Laxman :

4. Cheteshwar Pujara :

5. Ishant Sharma :

6. Sourav Ganguly :

7. Shikhar Dhawan :

8. Harbhajan Singh :

9. Yuvraj Singh :

10. Ajit Agarkar :

11. Aakash Chopra :

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