“Personally I think the Aussies would be happy. Sehwag is unpredictable perfect! Next Test could have been 300,” tweeted Hayden, indicating that the 34-year-old opener could have hit a triple century in the Mohali match.

Matthew Hayden

Hayden added that he was disappointed at Sehwag being dropped. “Very sorry to hear that Virender Sehwag has been dropped for the next Test. He is my top 4 entertaining batsman to watch of all time,” added Hayden.