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 Name Virender Sehwag
Nickname Viru, Nawab of Najafgarh, Sultan of Multan
Occupation Former Indian cricketer
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017) 39 years
Date of Birth 20 October 1978
Place of Birth Najafgarh, Delhi, India
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Indian
Zodiac Sign Libra
Height & Weight
Height in feet/inches: 5 feet 7 inches
in meters: 1.70 m
in centimeters: 170 cm
Weight in kilograms: 63 kg
in Pounds: 138 lbs
Career Highlights
International Debut ODI – 1 April 1999 against Pakistan

Test – 3 November 2001 against South Africa

T20 – 1 December 2006 against South Africa

Jersey Number No 4 (India)
Domestic/State Team Delhi
IPL Team Kolkata Knight Riders, Kings XI Punjab
Nature on Field Cool but aggressive batting style
Favorite Shot Square Cut
Records His 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 Qualification Graduate
School Arora Vidya School, Delhi
College Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi
Father Krishan Sehwag
Mother Krishna Sehwag
Brother Vinod Sehwag (younger)
Sister Manju and Anju (both elder)
Children Two sons – Aryavir and Vedant
Others N/A
Wife, Girlfriends & Affairs
Marital Status Married
Wife/Spouse Aarti Ahlawat
Girlfriends/Affairs N/A
Salary & Net Worth
Salary N/A
Net Worth $40 million
Favorite, Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes
Hobbies Listening old Hindi songs of Kishore Kumar, Mohammed Rafi and Lata Mangeshkar
Likes Chatting
Dislikes Staying quiet
Favorite Actor N/A
Favorite Actress N/A
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite Film N/A
Favorite Food Kheer
Favorite Color N/A
Favorite Place N/A
Contact Address & Phone Number
Address 14/5 Laxmi Garden, Najafgarh, New Delhi, India
Phone/Number/ E-mail N/A
Social Media Profile