Sachin Tendulkar


I could not sleep during Mumbai attack, says Tendulkar

India batting stalwart Sachin Tendulkar said images of the terrorist attacks in Mumbai last week had "left him numb and saddened." India beat England in the day-night fifth One-Dayer in Cuttack on Wednesday (November 26) when terrorists went on a three-day rampage in Mumbai, killing 183 people. "Right after the match, we got to know of ... 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

Master Class At Sydney – A regal knock

Banner at the ground summed up Australia's affection for Sachin Tendulkar. "Commit all your crimes when Sachin is batting," it read. "They will go unnoticed because even the Lord is watching." Great players have a feel for the big stage and Tendulkar couldn't have chosen a better moment to turn in such a regal performance. Efficient and ... More

‘He is not going to stop at 35’ – Gavaskar

Gavaskar, a man who has been close to Tendulkar throughout his career, was lavish in his praise. "I have said it before that Tendulkar is the closest thing to batting perfection that the game has seen," he told Press Trust of India. "Look at the stillness of the head, the straightness of his backlift, the ease of playing shots off either the ... More

“It was a very emotional one for me” : Sachin Tendulkar

In relaxed yet sporty clothes, shy grin plastered across his face, under the glare of numerous television-camera spotlights, Sachin Tendulkar was calm and collected, but you could sense the excitement and sheer joy as he answered a volley of questions after reaching his 35th Test hundred. "Landmarks happen. You just go and bat because you ... 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