Bengaluru, Oct 27: Recently retired Virender Sehwag has signed up to play in Sachin Tendulkar-Shane Warne's "Cricket All Stars Series" next month in the United States of America (USA). The opening partnership of Sachin-Sehwag could be back.
Last week, Sehwag bid adieu to international cricket and Indian Premier League (IPL). However, he continues to play Ranji Trophy for Haryana.
Today (October 27), Tendulkar announced on Twitter that his friend Sehwag had joined All Stars Series. The famous duo of Tendulkar and Sehwag, who opened batting for India in One Day Internationals, could join hands at the top again.
"Warm welcome to my friend & a batsman with his distinct style! @virendersehwag joins us at @T20AllStars #10DaystoGo," Tendulkar tweeted.
Warne too welcomed Sehwag to the Twenty20 league. He wrote on his Twitter page, ".@virendersehwag Welcome to the #cricketallstars buddy !!!! See you in NY & congrats on a wonderful career champion."
There will be 3 matches played in America between "Sachin's Blasters" and "Warne's Warriors". The first game is in New York on November 7.
Already who have signed up for the league are Sourav Ganguly, Brian Lara, Jacques Kallis, Ricky Ponting, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Muttaiah Muralitharan, VVS Laxman and other former players.