28 March

Sehwag became the first batman in Tests to score a triple century at a strike rate of more than 100.

On 28 March 2008: Virender Sehwag scored 319 against the touring South Africa at M.A Chidambram Stadium, Chennai. He scored 319 runs off just 304 balls with 42 fours and 5 sixes against a strong South African bowling unit, which included Dale Steyn, Makhaya Ntini, Jacques Kallis and Morne Morkel.