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Virender Sehwag makes HUGE divulge about Shoaib Akhtar, calls Pakistan pacer a ‘chucker’

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Virender Sehwag loved facing Shoaib Akhtar and his Pakistan team in Tests averaging over 90 with a century, two double plenty and a triple.  

Shoaib Akhtar (left) and Virender Sehwag. (Source: Twitter)

Ragged India opener Virender Sehwag renewed his stale contention with neighbours Pakistan, taking on the admire of stale pacer Shoaib Akhtar on the entrance foot. Sehwag didn’t mince his phrases while calling the Pakistan like a flash bowler a ‘chucker’ in a TV interview.

“Shoaib is conscious of he weak to jerk his elbow; he knew he used to be chucking too. Why would ICC ban him in another case?” Sehwag said on the Sports actions18’s be conscious ‘Home of Heroes’. “Brett Lee’s hand got here down straight, so it used to be easy to buy the ball. But with Shoaib, you would possibly also by no formulation bet the save aside the hand and the ball will reach from.”

The ‘Nawab of Najafgarh’ said Shane Bond used to be the toughest like a flash bowler he confronted. “His deliveries would reach swinging into your physique, although he bowled open air off stump,” Sehwag said, collectively with Lee and Shoaib were the different two who were quickest he confronted.

“I by no formulation feared facing Brett Lee, but with Shoaib, I could per chance maybe also no longer belief what he would originate if I hit him twice to the fence. Per chance a beamer or a toe-crushing yorker,” admits Sehwag, who considers the Pakistan pacer his ‘boundary bowler’.

Date mein kya rakha hai?


March 29th, a extraordinarily vital date in my cricketing lifestyles. Purchased to the necessary triple hundred in opposition to Pakistan in Multan on this date and bought out on 319 in opposition to South Africa on this very date.


Coincidentally, without belief luxuriate in a automobile which is numbered 2903. pic.twitter.com/tJ1rf3GPbw

— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) March 29, 2022

No surprise Sehwag loved facing Shoaib and his team in Tests averaging over 90 with a century, two double plenty and a triple.  “Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman, Sourav Ganguly all would score their centuries taking half in 150-200 balls. If I scored hundreds at the identical fee, no one would keep in mind me. I needed to attain runs sooner than them to create my identity,” Sehwag added.

Sehwag moreover printed that milestones by no formulation stopped him from taking his foot off the pedal. “I constantly belief that if I stayed till the prime of the day, I could per chance maybe also peaceable score 250 runs, and in that direction of, I obviously would want to injurious 100, 150, 200 etc. So, there used to be no stress in hitting a ball to or over the fence in the nineties for the rationale that goal used to be no longer to stop at 100,” the stale India opener said.

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