Sachin Tendulkar


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

People sometimes throw stones and you converted them into milestones : Sachin

Taking a dig at critics clamouring for his retirement, Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said he converted stones thrown at him into milestones.   "People sometimes throw stones and you converted them into milestones," Tendulkar said after surpassing West Indian legend Brian Lara's earlier record 11953 Test runs.   The master batsman, ... 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