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I’d like to bat another full 50 overs – Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar: "Since I was timing the ball well, I could be more aggressive and put pressure on the bowlers" © Associated Press Sachin Tendulkar who broke the record for the highest individual ODI score, overtaking Saeed Anwar and Charles Coventry on his way to the format's first double-hundred, has said his ability to bat the entire ... More

Sensational Sachin Tendulkar smashes world record one-day innings and first ever double hundred for India

India batsman Sachin Tendulkar broke the record for the highest individual score in a one-day international innings in the 153-run victory over South Africa in Gwalior. Tendulkar also notched the first ever one-day double hundred as he ended his innings 200 not out having batted throughout the entire innings. He built partnerships ... More

‘Tendulkar controls the game’

What are the things that set the great man apart from mere mortals? The ability to read the game acutely, pick the ball early, dedication, discipline and more Virender Sehwag On Sachin The first time Virender Sehwag met Sachin Tendulkar was in March 2001, at a practice session ahead of the First Odi of the home series against ... More

Tendulkar thanks Gavaskar for letter written in 1987

Tendulkar recalls how a hand-written letter from Sunil Gavaskar helped him get over the disappointment of not winning MCA's best junior cricketer award The letter... Dear Sachin, I wanted to write earlier but something or the other came in the way. Then I thought it better to write at the beginning of the new season rather than at the ... More

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Sachin dedicates 44th ODI ton to Dungarpur

Sachin Tendulkar has dedicated his match-winning 44th one-day international century to Raj Singh Dungarpur. Tendulkar made 138 in the final of the Compaq Cup against Sri Lanka at the Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, on Sunday. He was also declared the ‘Man of the Match’ and ‘Man of the Series.’ Twenty years ago, Tendulkar was ... More

Tendulkar greatest batsman ever: Richard Hadlee

Sachin Tendulkar may not boast of a Bradmanesque average but his ability to adjust to all formats of the game makes him the greatest batsman ever, legendary New Zealand all-rounder Richard Hadlee said on Friday. Hadlee, who was inducted into the International Cricket Council's Hall of Fame on Friday, was in absolute awe of the Indian ... More

“We are the role models for many people but we are proud to say that you are our role models” : Sachin

In a bid to honour the courage and sacrifice of National Security Guard commandos during the Mumbai terror attacks, Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar and off-spinner Harbhajan Singh spent a day at the NSG headquarters at Manesar on Saturday.   During their stay, Tendulkar and Harbhajan also tried their hand at the tough 26 ... More

Bradman’s compliment is the best I’ve ever got: Sachin

Don Bradman would have turned hundred on Tuesday, and his name has been reverberating in the cricketing firmament since the last 80 of those years. But the last 20 years, another player's name has been mentioned in the same breath as that of The Don. Indeed, Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar, who Bradman referred to as "The Little Bonzer," has been ... More

“Cricket has been my life” said Sachin after scoring his 40th ODI Ton

In terms of landmarks, it was yet another special occasion for an exceptional performer, but the end result wasn't quite what he would have liked. Sachin Tendulkar called his 40th a "special hundred", but also expressed his disappointment at the manner in which the game panned out. Brian Lara, whose side picked up five points for the win, ... More

`My childhood dreams have come true’ : Sachin

Sachin Tendulkar says that he was extremely naughty and very difficult to handle during his childhood, and his only dream was to wear the India colours. Now 33 and lauded as the best batsman since Sir Donald Bradman, he reveals in his forthcoming book Tendulkar's Opus how he evolved from being an unmanageable child to India's youngest-... More