Sachin Tendulkar born on April 24, 1973 in Mumbai, Maharashtra to a Marathi family is regarded as God of Cricket in India. Today is 46 th birthday of little master Sachin Tendulkar. Here are some interesting facts you need to know about Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar.
Some Interesting facts about Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar
- With total runs of 34,357 Sachin Tendulkar is highest run scorer of all time in International Cricket.
- Sachin Tendulkar is the youngest player to make debut in Indian Cricket team at an early age of 16 years in both test and ODI format. He made debut to international cricket on November 15, 1989 against Pakistan.
- Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar is the only cricketer in the world to score hundred international centuries.
I’ll be going to bed having nightmares of Sachin just running down the wicket and belting me back over the head for six. He was unstopabble.SHANE WARNE (Australia)
- He scored unbeaten 200 against South Africa in ODI and became first batsman to score double century in one day cricket.
- Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar is the only cricketer in the world to score more than 30000 runs in international cricket.
When you bowl at him, you are not just trying to get him out, you are trying to impress him.ANDREW FLINTOFF (England)
- He is regarded as God of Cricket by Indian Cricket followers. He is also known as Little Master and Master Blaster.
- In 1992 at an young age of 19 years Sachin Tendulkar became first overseas player to represent Yorkshire. Here he scored 1070 runs at an average of 46.52.
I see myself when I see Sachin batting.SIR DONALD BRADMAN (Australia)
- Sachin Tendulkar was the youngest batsman to score century in Australia. He scored unbeaten 148 runs.
- Sachin Tendulkar recommended BCCI to make Mahendra Singh Dhoni as a captain of Indian Cricket team.
I have seen God. He bats for India at number 4 in tests.MATTHEW HAYDEN (Australia)
- Sachin Tendulkar is the first person without any aviation background to be awarded with honorary rank group captain by Indian Air Force.
- He became the youngest recipient and first ever sportsperson to receive India’s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna in 2013.