Imagining India squad without Virendar Shewag and Sachin Tendulkar was not possible as these batsman formed one of the best opening pair Indian Cricket Team. They have been vital in Indian World Cup win of 2011. Viru, Nawab of Najafgarh, is the only batsman in Indian cricket Team to score over 300 runs twice in single innings of Test cricket and score of 200 in ODI. Sehwag played 104 Tests, 251 ODIs, scoring over 17000 international runs and picked up 136 wickets with his offspin bowling.
Zaheer Khan is the second most successful Indian bowler, only next to Kapil Dev. He has made his debut in Indian cricket team in year 2000 and was a playing member of 11 team in World Cup win for India in 2015, He has taken 282 wicket in ODI and 311 in Test cricket.