19 Feb '11, 11am

DTN Asia: India's Sehwag hits first century of World Cup: India's Virender Sehwag hit the first century of the 2...

DHAKA (AFP) - – India's Virender Sehwag hit the first century of the 2011 World Cup on Saturday in the opening match against Bangladesh. Sehwag, 32, reached his 14th one-day international century off 94 balls to set the platform for a big total after the Indians were put in to bat in the day-night game at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium in Dhaka. The dashing opener played a typically attacking innings, racing to his half-century with a six that sailed over the long-on boundary into the packed stands. He reached the three-figure mark with a single to the mid-wicket against off spinner Mohammad Mahmudullah. It was his first century against Bangladesh and second in World Cups. Sehwag's attacking knock made light of the dismissal of his more accomplished opening partner Sachin Tendulkar, who was run-out after a crazy mix-up in the middle, for 28. Sehwag is one of the most devastatin...

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