Virender Sehwag scored his highest ODI score against West Indies at Indore slamming 219 runs off only 149 Balls. In the same innings, he also crossed 8,000 runs in ODI Cricket.
Virender Sehwag’s scoring rate is extremely quick, at 103.44 runs per 100 balls (it is exceeded only by one current Pakistan player: Shahid Afridi, who has a much lower average). He has had more success in run chases, scoring seven of his thirteen centuries while chasing.
He has led India on seven occasions, due to the unavailability of the incumbent due to illness, injury or rotation policy. In December 2011 Sehwag scored 219 in 149 deliveries against West Indies at Indore. He has the record of highest individual score in ODI.
During this knock, Sehwag surpassed Sachin Tendulkar’s unbeaten 200. His 149-ball carnage of the Windies bowling was laced with 25 fours and seven sixes.