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Virender Sehwag Net Worth, Wife, Runs, Bio, Career

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Virender Sehwag Net Worth in 2021 $40 million. Today we talk about such players of the Indian team that everyone knows in the world. There is hardly anyone who is not aware of its name.

Yes, we are going to talk today about Virender Sehwag, the famous batsman of the cricket game, who is famous not only in India but also abroad with his batting.

So let us tell you today, Virender Sehwag has some interesting things related to life, which you probably do not know.

Virender Sehwag was born on 20 October 1978. He was from a middle family. His father is Kishan Sehwag and his mother is Krishna Sehwag. He is a native of Haryana but later his family moved to Delhi.


Virender Sehwag Biography

He had a tendency in the game since childhood. So his father brought him a small bat to feed. After school, he started playing cricket with his friends and gradually he became adept in this game.

Sehwag considers Sachin Tendulkar, the Lord of Cricket, to be his guide. Challenging circumstances could not even distract his firm intentions. Many people also call him the Nabab of Najafgarh.

He played his first international ODI in 1999. In 2001, he started playing in Test matches. In 2008, Sehwag became the fastest triple-century batsman in a Test match.

He played this match against South Africa in Chennai. Early in his cricketing career, he made his mark as an aggressive batsman and his coach at the time was Amar Nath Sharma.


Full Name
Virender Sehwag
Date of Birth
20 October 1978
Najafgarh, Delhi
1.73 m
Amar Nath Sharma
Krishan and Krishna Sehwag
ODI Debut
1 April 1999
Test Debut
3 November 2001
T 20 Debut
1 December 2006
Batting Style
Bowling Style
Right arm off break
Teams Played for
Delhi, Haryana, Leicestershire, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, Maratha Arabians, Diamonds XI
Alma Mater
Jamia Millia Islamia

 Virender Sehwag Wife 


Virender Sehwag Wife

Virender Sehwag married Aarti Ahlawat in April 2004, then DDCA Chairman and Union Minister of India, Arun Jaitley organized a much-awaited wedding ceremony at his residence.

Both were blessed with two children named Aryaveer in 2007 and Vedanta in 2010. Moreover, it was his father’s dream to open a school where students could pursue their studies along with sports and Sehwag made this dream come true by inaugurating his Sehwag International School in Jhajjar Haryana.

After his magnificent triple century, Sehwag was allotted land for the same by the Haryana government.

Facing controversies, Sehwag was suspended by the ICC for appealing in the second Test match against South Africa and it was the same match that led to further controversy in the same regard.

Further, the argument between the two cricket boards with the ICC was put forward that the ICC warned India that if Sehwag was allowed to play in a later match, the match would be deemed “unofficial” by the ICC.

In an interview with news channels, Sehwag agreed to the fact that he was thinking of retiring from Test cricket at the same time, but Sachin stopped that time.

 Virender Sehwag Net Worth 

 Virender Sehwag Net Worth $40 million 


Virender Sehwag Net Worth

Virender Sehwag Net Worth $40 million. This includes his salary from BCCI, IPL contracts, advertising, and other occupations. His BCCI salary was $ 5.7 million.

He is also the head coach of Kings XI Punjab and has signed a $ 1.8 million contract for the IPL. He makes around $ 4 million from his various advertisements.

Sehwag is also active on various social media especially Twitter. He reportedly earned around $ 3 million from his tweet. Sehwag’s current and previous brand endorsements include Zandu Balm,

Adidas, Boost, Royal Challenge, ICICI Bank, etc. He charges about $ 350,000 for the annual deal.

 Virender Sehwag Career 

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Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 104 180 6 8586 319 49.34 10441 82.23 23 6 32 1233 91
ODI 251 245 9 8273 219 35.06 7929 104.34 15 1 38 1132 136
T20I 19 18 0 394 68 21.89 271 145.39 0 0 2 43 16
IPL 104 104 5 2728 122 27.56 1755 155.44 2 0 16 334 106

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 104 91 3731 1894 40 5/104 5/118 3.05 47.35 93.28 1 0
ODI 251 146 4392 3853 96 4/6 4/6 5.26 40.14 45.75 0 0
T20I 19 1 6 20 0 0/20 0/20 20.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
IPL 104 15 136 235 6 2/18 2/18 10.37 39.17 22.67 0 0

 Virender Sehwag Awardas 

  • Padma Shree, 2010
  • Arjuna Award, 2002
  • Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World, 2008 & 2009
  • ICC Test Player of the Year, 2010

International Records

  • Fastest Triple Century (278 balls)
  • Highest Test Score with 100-plus Strike Rate (319)
  • Most Triple Test Centuries (2)
  • Highest Score by an ODI Captain (219)
  • Second Highest Number of Fours, ODI – 25 & Test – 47
  • Second Fastest 250 in Tests (207 balls)

National Records

  • First Indian Batsman to Score Test Triple Century
  • Fastest 150/200/250/300 in Tests
  • Most Test Runs in a Day (284)
  • Most Sixes in Test Career (91)
  • Fastest 150/200 in ODIs
  • Most Runs from Boundaries in Test Innings (202)
  • Most International Runs as an Opener (16,119)

Virender Sehwag Retirement

 from all forms of international cricket on 20 October 2015.

Last Test‎: ‎2 March 2013 v Australia
Nickname‎: ‎Viru, Nawab of ‎Najafgarh‎, Sultan of …
Last T20I‎: ‎2 October 2012 v South Africa
Batting‎: ‎Right-handed

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