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Tendulkar’s recent form an inspiration – Ponting

These are uncertain times for Australian cricket. After more than a decade of dominance, the No. 1 ranking has been surrendered, and the passing of a golden generation has seen losses to India and England, and an unprecedented home defeat against South Africa.Ricky Ponting's own form has been patchy, and the gap between him and Sachin ... More

Tendulkar in all major categories for ICC awards

Sachin Tendulkar leads the nominations for the seventh ICC awards as the only cricketer to have been short-listed in all the three major categories. India opener Virender Sehwag, South Africa's middle-order batsman Hashim Amla and England offspinner Graeme Swann are the other names in the marquee Cricketer of the Year short-list. Swann ... More

Sachin Tendulkar ranked honorary Group Captain

First Indian sportsperson to be conferred with the Indian Air Force rank India's batting great Sachin Tendulkar was on Friday awarded the honorary rank of group captain by the chief of the Indian Air Force (IAF) for his contribution to cricket. Tendulkar, 37, was conferred the honour by Air Chief Marshal Pradeep Naik, amid loud ... More

Tendulkar helped in overcoming nervousness: Raina

After notching up a century on his test debut Suresh Raina on Thursday admitted he was nervous when he took guard but Sachin Tendukar's pep talk helped him overcome the initial jitters.   Raina with his 120-run knock against Sri Lanka also became the first Indian cricketer to have scored a hundred in all formats of ... More

Tendulkar braves demanding conditions and delivers

Sachin Tendulkar had just reached his double-century. He was into the ninth hour of his innings. He had been on the field for the whole match, except for perhaps one session. He had had a few visits from the physio. The tea break was approaching. Twice in the next two overs, MS Dhoni hit shots slightly wide of the outfielders. And ... More

Tendulkar deserves World Cup win: Morrison

Sachin Tendulkar deserves a World Cup victory under his belt but to realise this dream the batting icon needs players like Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni to fire in 2011 home event, says former Kiwi fast bowler Danny Morrison. "Sachin Tendulkar, the master, deserves to have some sort of winners' medal hanging round his neck but ... More

It’s a dream to play in World Cup final

Arguably the most accomplished batsman of contemporary times, Sachin Tendulkar still has unfulfilled dreams, one of them being to win the World Cup for his team when the event comes to Asia next year. Tendulkar hopes to play in the final of the World Cup when it is jointly hosted by India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh early next year. “As ... More

Sachin debut on Twitter

  "Finally the original SRT is on twitter n the first thing I'd like to do is wish my colleagues the best in the windies," More

Tendulkar leaving the youngsters behind – Harbhajan

Indian cricketers Harbhajan Singh and MS Dhoni have paid tribute to Sachin Tendulkar, who turned 37 on Saturday. According to Harbhajan, age was "just a number for Paaji [Tendulkar]" while Dhoni said he often joked there was a chance that he might retire before Tendulkar. Tendulkar is presently recovering from a split webbing and is ... More

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar named UN Goodwill Ambassador

Adding to his lengthy list of accomplishments, cricket superstar Sachin Tendulkar has been named a Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Mr. Tendulkar – the first player to score 10,000 runs in one-day internationals – will use his massive global popularity to raise ... More