Even Defending Needs Aggression, The Word Is Misunderstood: Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag's swashbuckling batting style made him one of the hardest hitters of the ball. Having played 374 internationals, including 104 Tests, Sehwag's 38 centuries are the end products of a pugnacious style of batting. He has an average strike rate of 100-plus in international matches. Sehwag spoke exclusively to Outlook at his international school in Jhajjar in Haryana and said the word 'aggression' has been much misunderstood and it's purely situational how one describes it. Sehwag feels gamesmanship is not aggression. Excerpts.
14 October 2019