Sachin Tendulkar

Virender Sehwag reveals the person who suggested the promotion of MS Dhoni ahead of Yuvraj in the 2011 WC Final

April 2, 2011- the day will be remembered as one of the most memorable moments in the history of Indian cricket. The Men in Blue lifted the World Cup for the second time after 28 years by defeating Sri Lanka at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Mahela Jayawardene smacked a superlative century in the first innings and guided the Lankans ... More

Ready to take up Tendulkar’s challenge ?

Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's fitness challenge has drawn the likes of Virat Kohli, Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu. Several sporting stars across the country accepted the Rathore's challenge and then went on to challenge others. Kohli, for instance, challenged his wife Anushka Sharma, PM Modi and MS Dhoni. While Anushka and the ... More

Grounds are for sports, not functions, said Sachin Tendulkar

Grounds are not mere open sites to be exploited, said Sachin Tendulkar, sports icon and legendary cricketer, adding that grounds need to be used for sports and not other activities. He was speaking about the approach towards sports in academic institutions that require reformation, on Monday, at the launch of mission young and fit India, ... More

Movies shouldn’t be only medium to know sports icons, says Sachin Tendulkar

Batting for making sports a compulsory subject in the school curriculum, the master blaster Sachin Tendulkar on Monday stated that history of Indian sports and its icons should be taught to the students to develop sports culture in the Indian society. Tendulkar was in the city to launch 'Young and Fit India' — an initiative taken by the ... More

Where are the sports grounds, laments Sachin Tendulkar

“The most important lesson I learnt from sports was never taking shortcuts. Sports taught me to get back on my feet again and compete in the most competitive manner," Sachin Tendulkar said “Sports grounds are becoming so rare, wherever there is free space, something is coming up. They should be considered as heritage,” said Bharat ... More

Sachin Tendulkar donates entire salary of Rs 90 lakh to Prime Minister’s Relief Fund

Sachin Tendulkar has donated his entire salary and allowances that he earned as a Rajya Sabha MP to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund. In his term of six years as Rajya Sabha MP, Tendulkar has drawn nearly Rs 90 lakh in salaries and other monthly allowances. This information was revealed after the Prime Minister Office released a letter of ... More

J&K CM thanks Sachin Tendulkar for sanctioning Rs 40 lakh for school in North Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today thanked cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar for sanctioning over Rs 40 lakh from the MP Local Area Development (MPLAD) funds for construction of a school building in Kupwara district of North Kashmir. "Thankful to @sachin_rt for using his MPLAD funds for the construction of a school ... More

Tendulkar sanctions 40 lakh for a school in Kupwara

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has sanctioned over Rs 40 lakh from the MP Local Area Development (MPLAD)funds for construction of a school building in Kupwara district of Kashmir. Imperial Educational Institute Drugmulla, was established in 2007 is the only school in the locality. It currently has 1000 students studying in classes one ... More

Sachin Tendulkar visited Guru Govind Singh T school in the Sewri area of Mumbai

It was a dream come true for the students of Guru Govind Singh Tegbahadur High School here when they met and interacted with cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar today. Tendulkar, as a member of Rajya Sabha, had sanctioned funds for construction and upgradation of classrooms of the school, located in Sewri, south Mumbai. He interacted with ... More

Sachin Tendulkar has funded school and educational institute projects worth 7.4cr through MPLAD.

Nominated Rajya Sabha member and former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday visited a school in Sewri area of Mumbai. Guru Govind Singh T School was one of the first schools for which Sachin had sanctioned funds for the construction and upgradation of classrooms. He interacted with the school children who are the beneficiar... More