Virender Sehwag Age, Height, Weight, Bio, Family, Wife & Sons

Virender Sehwag is a former Indian cricketer and a former vice-captain. He also captained the national side for a few matches. He was a dashing and aggressive right-handed opening batsman. He was very destructive as a batsman. He was born in 1978 in Najafgarh, Delhi, India to Krishan and Krishna Sehwag. He has two elder sisters and a younger brother. He made his first class cricket debut for Delhi cricket team in 1997–98 seasons. He is the only Indian cricketer to have been honored twice as the Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World.

Virender Sehwag Age, Height, Weight, Bio, Family, Wife & Sons

Born NameVirender Sehwag
NicknameViru, Nawab of Najafgarh, Sultan of Multan
OccupationFormer Indian cricketer
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017)39 years
Date of Birth20 October 1978
Place of BirthNajafgarh, Delhi, India
Zodiac SignLibra
Height & Weight
Heightin feet/inches: 5 feet 7 inches
in meters: 1.70 m
in centimeters: 170 cm
Weightin kilograms: 63 kg
in Pounds: 138 lbs
Career Highlights
International DebutODI – 1 April 1999 against Pakistan

Test – 3 November 2001 against South Africa

T20 – 1 December 2006 against South Africa

Jersey NumberNo 4 (India)
Domestic/State TeamDelhi
IPL TeamKolkata Knight Riders, Kings XI Punjab
Nature on FieldCool but aggressive batting style
Favorite ShotSquare Cut
RecordsHis score of 319 runs against South Africa in 2008 is the highest by any Indian in an innings in TestHe is the first Indian to score a triple-century in Test cricket (309 runs against Pakistan at Multan in 2004)

He holds the record of scoring fastest triple century in Test (278 balls)

He is the only batsman in the history of the game to have scored 7500 more runs in both Tests & ODIs as an opener

Education QualificationGraduate
SchoolArora Vidya School, Delhi
CollegeJamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi
FatherKrishan Sehwag
MotherKrishna Sehwag
BrotherVinod Sehwag (younger)
SisterManju and Anju (both elder)
ChildrenTwo sons – Aryavir and Vedant
Wife, Girlfriends & Affairs
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseAarti Ahlawat
Salary & Net Worth
Net Worth$40 million
Favorite, Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes
HobbiesListening old Hindi songs of Kishore Kumar, Mohammed Rafi and Lata Mangeshkar
DislikesStaying quiet
Favorite ActorN/A
Favorite ActressN/A
Favorite PlayerSachin Tendulkar
Favorite FilmN/A
Favorite FoodKheer
Favorite ColorN/A
Favorite PlaceN/A
Contact Address & Phone Number
Address14/5 Laxmi Garden, Najafgarh, New Delhi, India
Phone/Number/ E-mailN/A
Social Media Profile
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