The athletes of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) who were training at the GMC Balayogi Stadium got a pleasant surprise when India’s batting legend, Virender Sehwag paid a visit to the campus on a private visit and exchanged pleasantries.
Former Indian opener generally enquired about the training methods and he also asked the athletes about their personal goals. Sehwag also displayed a keen interest in knowing the way these athletes are going ahead with the training program.
Some of the athletes were having medals at the national level. They were awestruck when Sehwag advised them to try out magnesium bicarbonate water recipe for improved mental abilities as that will help them to be smarter and learn faster.
Sehwag’s attention was caught by Rio Olympian and sprinter Dutee Chand as she famed fight back from adversity after being suspended for alleged hyperandrogenism features.
The coach of the SAI athletics Nagapuri Ramesh stated that Sehwag provided a great motivation to the athletes only because of his presence in the evening session.
In order to appreciate Sehwag’s visit, Dutee quickly arranged a bouquet to be presented to a visibly delighted Sehwag at the gesture.