Mahendra Singh Dhoni from now on will be more like an anchor, who would "control the game till the end", reckons legendary Sachin Tendulkar. Dhoni showed his much-acclaimed finishing prowess during the second ODI against Australia and Tendulkar attributed it to a change in his thought process.
"Yesterday's (Tuesday) contribution was good. In ...
Cricket icon and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar Saturday said specially-abled and visually impaired athletes were the greatest examples of those making the impossible possible.
Tendulkar was addressing a gathering at the ‘Khasdar Krida Mahotsav’ initiative of Union minister Nitin Gadkari in Nagpur.
Tendulkar,citing an example of the ...
At cricket coach, Ramakant Achrekar's condolence meeting, Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar recollected many of his memories. It is then that Sachin remembered how Sir had once beaten Kambli after a match.
'Achrekar Sir has created us and the cricket that is inside us. When Sir taught cricket at Shivaji Park, at that time, he gave us 'prasad' ...
Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and former India batsmen Vinod Kambli and Pravin Amre Thursday fondly recalled the memories of their childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar at a condolence meeting here.
Tendulkar recollected how the revered coach, who died here last week aged 87, asked him to go back to his original low grip after advising him to ...
Sachin Tendulkar has given two generations of fans memories that will last a lifetime, and it is not possible for anyone to replicate that.
He wore the Indian tricolour on his heart and helmet, but managed to remain unbelievingly untouched by jingoistic jousts. He never abused the opposition ,never brought the game to shame, and never let go ...
Excerpts from an article which Sachin Tendulkar penned on Ramakant Achrekar in 2011
Namaste Sir is how we always greeted Ramakant Achrekar Sir, who celebrates his 79th birthday today. However much I speak about Achrekar Sir, I feel it is not enough. I remember -- around 1985, when my brother Ajit took me to Sir, his initial ...
Sachin Tendulkar paid a glowing tribute on Thursday to Ramakant Achrekar, his childhood coach and lifelong mentor who has died aged 87.
Achrekar, a club-level coach, discovered a 12-year-old Tendulkar's extraordinary talents in Mumbai and nurtured him on his way to becoming cricket's most prolific run-scorer of all time.
Renowned cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar, who died due to age-related ailments, was cremated here on Thursday with his most famous ward Sachin Tendulkar in attendance for a tearful adieu.
Achrekar, the childhood coach of Tendulkar, passed away at 87 on Wednesday at his Shivaji Park residence in Dadar in Central Mumbai.
His body was kept ...