Virender Sehwag ‘s reputation of being an explosive batsman for India had done wonders for him.
His innings against Sri Lanka in Mumbai was no less than a sheer entertainer.
Sri Lanka posted a competitive 393 in the first innings of the Test
But Viru was up for the challenge
With 40 boundaries and 7 sixes, Sehwag smashed an astonishing double century.
Viru added more runs to his score and was just 7 runs away from scoring a triple ton. But his heroic knock couldn’t go on further as Muralitharan got him out caught and bowled.
Virender Sehwag was dismissed at 293, as he fell short of becoming the first batsman to score three triple hundreds.