IPL 7: I promised My Son a Good Knock After His Schoolmates Teased Him, Says Virender Sehwag

Kings XI Punjab opener Virender Sehwag hit 12 fours and eight sixes during his monstrous 58-ball 122 that left even Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni looking surprised.

updated: May 31, 2014 11:41 IST
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After hitting a 58-ball 122 against the Chennai Super Kings in Qualifier 2 of Indian Premier League-7, Kings XI Punjab opener Virender Sehwag turned emotional. The former Indian Test opener said he got a huge load off his chest after scoring his second IPL century ever because his son was teased by his mates for his poor form. (Scorecard)

"My son's friends were teasing him about his father not scoring runs and I told him, hold on beta, there is still time. During the last couple of games I wanted to focus on my batting and had to win at least one game for Kings XI Punjab," said Sehwag.

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