Team success more important than individual achievements says Virender Sehwag Indian Player
Bhubaneswar: Out-of-favor India opens Virender Sehwag feels the success of this team is “more important” than individual feats of players. (Also read: Viru wants to play in the middle order)
Sehwag, who is desperately eyeing a return to the national team, said he is happiest when he is able to contribute to the cause of the team.
“For me, the success of the team is always important that the performance of individual players,” Sehwag said at the inauguration of the two synthetic pitches at Pragati Sporting Club here on Sunday (Related:. Sehwag, Gambhir probable list to Delhi for Challenger Trophy)
“I am happy when I score a 40 or 50 team wins than when I score a double century and the team loses,” he added.
The Pragati Sporting Club is one of the oldest cricket clubs in the country and has produced international cricketers like former India opener Shiv Sundar Das.
Sehwag, who scored only 27 points in his last two Tests against Australia at home, hoping for a place in the test team that will take West Indies in a series of two test in November this year.