The 39-year-old’s last outing in India colours was during the World Cup semi-final defeat against New Zealand.
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“Children are the future of India and they’re the ones who will drive our nation forward. Let’s be their ‘Everyday Heroes’ and create the right environment which keeps them positive,” Tendulkar said in a tweet.
On August 14 in 1990, an unbeaten 119 against England at the Old Trafford in Manchester marked the beginning of the Tendulkar era. His knock in the second innings emerged as the biggest talking point from the Test.
Sachin captained India in 73 ODIs and 25 Tests between 1996 to 2000.
Lee, who played 76 Tests, 221 ODIs and 25 T20Is for Australia, however added that it still will not be easy to break Tendulkar’s massive record.
Former and current players, however, thronged to Twitter to wish the batting legend on his special day.
The first match will be played between India and West Indies and fans are already excited for it. The match will take place at Wankhede Stadium on March 7 (Saturday). The tournament will see all teams playing against each other.
On this day 10 years back, Tendulkar played an unbeaten knock of 200 against South Africa at the Captain Roop Singh Stadium in Gwalior.
Sachin Tendulkar has since broken almost every batting record that matters and the story of his illustrous career gains some more sheen when his debut is taken into context.
According to the cyber security company, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar was second on the list, followed by Gautam Gulati, winner of the reality TV show — Bigg Boss 8.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli has taken only 415 innings, including 131 Tests, 222 ODIs and 62 T20Is to register 19,896 international runs.
Virat Kohli is the second Indian cricketer to have his wax statue at the renowned wax museum after Sachin Tendulkar whose statue was installed in 2009
Tendulkar will grace the commentary box during the tournament opener between England and South Africa to be played at The Oval, London.
Tendulkar feels that not only is Dhoni’s role behind the wicket crucial, but also Kohli is lucky to have such an experienced campaigner.
Tendulkar and his former teammate Vinod Kambli were seen practicing at the nets of the Tendulkar-Middlesex Global Academy camp in Navi Mumbai.
Sachin Tendulkar shared in an Instagram post on Friday that he met the barbershop girls and got a shave from them
Mumbai: Batting great Sachin Tendulkar reckons that the wickets in England and Wales, set to host the 2019 Cricket World Cup starting May 30, will assist batsmen and bowlers might struggle to swing the ball. Sachin said the summer conditions, which will prevail during the showpiece event, will not help[Read More…]
Virat Kohli’s fan Sugumar emphasised, “There is only one God in cricket and he is Sachin Tendulkar.”
Sachin Tendulkar with 100 centuries, has the most total centuries scored centuries among all international cricketers.
New Delhi: In a first, a historic award function has been launched in order to recognise and honour die-hard fans of cricket at the 2019 ICC World Cup. An initiative of Indian Sports Fan (ISF), the glittering ceremony will take place at the Eccles Town Hall in Manchester with Sachin[Read More…]
Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor wants to star in cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar’s biopic. Asked which sports star’s biopic would he like to do, Anil told IANS: “Sachin Tendulkar… Because I am a huge fan of his.” The actor had fun working with Madhuri Dixit Nene on “Total Dhamaal”. It is[Read More…]
Renowned former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has strongly condemned the terror attack that took place in Pulwama, Kashmir in which more than 40 CRPF workers lost their lives. Tendulkar in a tweet, saluted the commitments to “Service and Loyalty”. Master blaster said, “Cowardly, dastardly, meaningless…… my heart goes out to the[Read More…]
Sydney, Former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday became the fifth Indian to reach the elusive 10,000-run mark in One-Day Internationals (ODIs) for the country. Dhoni, who was missing the feat by just a run, entered the 10,000th club with a single off Jhye Richardson in the ongoing first ODI[Read More…]
Mumbai, Thousands of people including Sachin Tendulkar and young cricketers bade a tearful adieu to legendary cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar here on Thursday. Achrekar, 87, passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday evening following a heart attack, plunging the cricket world in sorrow. Thousands paid homage to the coach as his[Read More…]
Ramakant Achrekar, the celebrated cricket coach credited for discovering master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, died on Wednesday in Mumbai. He was 87 and, according to a family member, had been battling old age-related ailments for the past few days. “He (Archrekar Sir) is no more with us. He passed away this[Read More…]