100 TESTS

  • 100 Tests as captain: A look at Graeme Smith's best January 31, 2013

    Friday at The Wanderers, South Africa's biggest and grandest cricket stadium, will not be an ordinary day. It will be a special day because South African captain Graeme Smith will turn 32 and lead for the 100th time in Tests. No wonder then that Cricket South Africa has gone to...
  • DDCA to honour Sehwag for playing 100 Tests November 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) on Tuesday decided to honour Virender Sehwag with 100 gold coins apart from naming a gate of the Feroz Shah Kotla ground after him for reaching the landmark of playing 100 Tests for the country. Sehwag had reached the landmark at...
  • Bangar and Chopra on opening with Sehwag November 23, 2012

    On the occasion of Virender Sehwag's 100th Test match at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium against England starting Friday, two of his former opening partners shared with Cricketnext their experience of batting with him in Test cricket. Former India opener Sanjay Bangar was part of the Test squad in England in 2002...
  • I've never tried to change Sehwag's game: AN Sharma November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: On the occasion of Virender Sehwag's 100th Test match, Cricketnext spoke to the India openers batting coach AN Sharma about his journey to the top, and just why Sehwag has achieved such success at the highest level. How do you look at Virender Sehwag's journey in Test cricket? I...
  • Sehwag has a unique mindset, says Dhoni November 22, 2012

    Mumbai: Set to complete a century of Test appearances, India opener Virender Sehwag Thursday drew lavish praise from his skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who said the aggressive batsman has a distinct mindset which keeps him positive even during lean patches. Sehwag would be making his 100th Test appearance when he...
  • Sehwag set to wear his 100th Test cap November 21, 2012

    New Delhi: India will have its ninth cricketer to play 100 Test matches when Virender Sehwag takes the field at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on Friday in the second Test against England. Though not a natural opener, Sehwag has made that position his very own since hitting 84 and 106 in his...