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Virender Sehwag 175 vs Bangladesh Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Virender Sehwag 175 vs Bangladesh


Watch the highlights of Virender Sehwag 175 vs Bangladesh - ICC Cricket World Cup tournament of the 1st ODI match played between India and Bangladesh at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka in 19th February 2011.

Virender Sehwag 175 vs Bangladesh Highlights

India's star batsman Virender Sehwag smashed a record-breaking magnificent 175-runs knocked off facing 140-balls including 14-fours and 5-sixes with striking rate of 125 helped to India set up the massive total of 370 against India in the opening match of a World Cup.

* Virender Sehwag became the first Indian batsman to score a hundred on the opening day of the World Cup history and overall the tenth player in World Cups.

* Virender Sehwag plundered 175 - the joint fifth highest score for India in One-day international and the joint fourth highest-score in World Cups, jointly unbeaten 175 held by Kapil Dev against Zimbabwe at Tunbridge Wells in 1983.

* Virender Sehwag's 175 was the highest score by an Indian batsman against Bangladesh in One-day international, surpassing the previous record of unbeaten 135 held by Sourav Ganguly at Dhaka in 2000 and the second highest-score by any batsman against Bangladesh in ODIs after Charles Coventry's unbeaten 194.

Virender Sehwag who slammed his 14th One-day international century - which was his first century against Bangladesh and his second ODI hundred in World Cups and his 100 comes from 94-balls.

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