Sachin Tendulkar


Tendulkar glow helps Mumbai shine

In his 21st year of international cricket, Sachin Tendulkar has been in superb form - runs have flowed in Tests and ODIs and now the Twenty20 format. His innings at the Kotla on Wednesday encompassed all that is brilliant about the man - not just in the manner of his own batting but in how it influenced Mumbai Indians, both necessary ... More

My daughter Sarah inspired me to do charity: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin and Anjali Tendulkar were preparing to celebrate their daughter Sarah’s birthday last October when she bowled a googly to her dad. Today, he admits that it is one of his greatest lessons off-the-pitch. “We were preparing to celebrate her (Sarah’s) birthday when she said that she doesn’t want a party at home. We were a little ... More

God helps people like Sachin Tendulkar: Saeed Anwar

I always thought 200 was possible, particularly because of the way pitches are laid out these days and also the poor quality of bowling at the international level. I’m actually surprised why players like Brian Lara, Sanath Jayasuriya and Sachin Tendulkar did not break the record earlier. I don’t mean to say that Sachin’s 200 came ... More

No record is unbreakable, warns Sachin Tendulkar

Indian superstar Sachin Tendulkar has claimed his record innings can be surpassed after he became the first player to hit a double hundred in a one-day international. Tendulkar hit 200 not out as India beat South Africa by 153 runs in Gwalior, scoring his runs off just 147 deliveries after opening the innings with Virender Sehwag. ... More

Sachin Tendulkar double hundred: India media shower praise on ‘God’

India's cricketing 'god', Sachin Tendulkar, was feted with front-page tributes after his world-record 200 not out in a one-day international against South Africa on Wednesday. Tendulkar, who turns 37 in April, struck the first double century in one-day internationals, pounding the South African bowlers with 25 boundaries and three sixes at ... More

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

‘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

Compaq Cup Final, Sachin Tendulkar, Sachin's 44th ODI Century, Sri Lanka vs India

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 awarded ‘Maharashtra Bhushan’

Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar and I T wizard Dr Vijay Bhatkar were conferred with 'Maharashtra Bhushan Puruskar', Maharashtra's highest civilian award in Mumbai on Tuesday. Tendulkar, became the youngest recepient at the age of 28, when he received the award for the year 2000-01, from the Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh at a simple ... More

Tendulkar wins Coopers & Lybrand Award/CricInfo Survey

In a press release today, Coopers & Lybrand announced that Sachin Tendulkar of India has won the Coopers & Lybrand award as the International Test player of the year. He was chosen by the Coopers & Lybrand panel as the top Test performer of the last twelve months. Ted Dexter, who chaired the panel, commented: "This year ... More