FASTEST DOUBLE CENTURU IN ODIS

  • Advertisers want more of Sehwag after 219 December 9, 2011

    New Delhi: With his stupendous 219run show catapulting Virender Sehwag to the top of the oneday cricket record books, the advertisers have rushed in to sign on the flamboyant batsman with deals worth an estimated Rs 10 crore. The recordbreaking innings by 'Nawab of Najafgarh', as Sehwag is commonly known as,...
  • Double ton from Sehwag was expected: Rhodes December 9, 2011

    Aurangabad: Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes on Thursday said he was not surprised to see India's swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag scoring a record 219 in oneday international. "I expected him to score a double century in ODIs as he is capable of playing fast and fearless cricket," he said while...
  • Sehwag's 219 fells many records December 8, 2011

    New Delhi: He knocked them over, one after the other, on Thursday. West Indies failed to withstand the storm Virender Sehwag's willow unleashed, sending records tumbling with a glut of runs that saw only the second doublehundred in ODI history being scored. Sehwag's 219 which came in just 149 balls...
  • Brutal Sehwag's hunger knows no bounds December 8, 2011

    New Delhi: On February 24, 2010, a barrier that had not been breached in 2961 oneday internationals finally fell in Gwalior, and it was fitting that Sachin Tendulkar, the owner of the most ODI runs ever, was the first to reach 200 in an innings. On December 8, 2011, that record...