Virender Sehwag – one of the finest cricketers seen by the sporting world showed why he remains to be the bowler’s nightmare playing against Chennai Super Kings. Playing to the packed house of Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, Kings XI Punjab’s opening batsman Virender Sehwag provided the spectators with a paisa-vasool day. The Delhi batsman was back to his old self as he hit a massive knock of 122 runs in just 58 balls helping his side post a huge total but also score 200 plus runs against one of the best teams Chennai Super Kings on three occasions.
Chennai Super Kings batsman Suresh Raina tried to take the match away from Kings XI Punjab but it proved too much at the end. By the end of the match all eyes were zeroed on to the man of the moment – Virender Sehwag who came all cylinders firing with 12 fours and 8 sixes. His phenomenal performance not only earned Kings XI Punjab a berth in the super finals of IPL 2014 but also helped him silence all his critics that had written him off. Well as Virender Sehwag was busy plummeting the bowlers on the field, he was lavished all around by fellow cricketers, celebrities on Twitter. Take a look at some of the tweets by the stars as Virender Sehwag left the Delhi Dust Storm far behind with his tsunami in Mumbai: