This Conversation Between Virender Sehwag And Dale Steyn Is Pure Gold

Virender Sehwag

Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag celebrated his 42nd birthday on Tuesday and wishes poured in from all the corners of the world. From cricket experts, cricketers to fans, every one dedicated a tweet and paid tributes to the legendary cricketer’s birthday. Among many, south Africa speedster Dale Steyn also wished Sehwag on his birthday.

Sehwag, who is regarded as one of the most destructive batsmen to have played for the Indian cricket team. Sehwag gave many memorable performances during his glorious career, including the historic knock during the 2008 Chennai Test, where he smashed 319 runs off just 304 balls.

MS Dhoni - Virender Sehwag

During his iconic knock, Sehwag also broke the record of the fastest triple century as he achieved that the feat of 278 deliveries. During that match team, India was under immense pressure after South Africa piled up a score of 540 runs in their first innings. However, Virender Sehwag changed the fate of the game by scoring a triple ton. Playing the iconic knock, Sehwag had smashed the likes of Dale Steyn, Jacques Kallis, Makhaya Ntini, and Morne Morkel to the cleaners.

Remembering his iconic knock, Dale Steyn took to his Twitter to wish the legendary cricketer. Praising the iconic knock, Dale Steyn wrote that he still get nightmares of the Chennai Test. Steyn wrote:

“Happy birthday Viru! Hope it’s been a good one my friend. PS. I still have nightmares of Chennai @virendersehwag”

Here, check out the Tweet:

The tweet soon caught the attention of Virender Sehwag, who came up with an amazing reply to Steyn’s tweet. In his reply, Sehwag returned the favor to South Africa’s leading Test wicket-taker by writing:

“Thank you Dale. Perhaps one day I got to make you feel what batsmen felt facing you. Best wishes,”

Here, check out the Tweet:

Meanwhile, Dale Steyn is currently in the UAE for the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League.

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