Happy Birthday, Virender Sehwag: Former India opening batsman Virender Sehwag turned 40 and the cricket fraternity poured in the wishes. Harbhajan Singh, Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan were the first ones to wish the butcher of Najafgarh. Harbhajan Singh compared Sehwag to the legendary Vivian Richards in his tweet. “Wishing the modern generation’s Viv Richards a.k.a. @virendersehwag, my dear friend a very happy birthday! Hope you have an eventful year full of happiness and joy,” his tweet read. Also Read - Geeta Basra Opens Up on Cricketers' Wife Being Targeted, Says 'It’s Just Easy To Make Wives The Soft Targets'

Here is how the rest wished the cricketer with two triple hundreds.

Sehwag is regarded as one of the most attacking batsmen to have played the game. He has also been a two-time World Cup winner. Sehwag along with Sachin at the top of the order is till date arguably among the best openers to have played in the blues. Currently, Sehwag has become a commentator and is often seen broadcasting matches apart from enjoying a huge fan following on Twitter.