Sachin Tendulkar is known as the god of cricket. He has set a new standard for cricket. Being a Mumbaikar, Sachin tendulkar started of hi dreams of playing at a mere age of 16. He played his first match for India at a small age of 16 but was out for duck in his first two innings. In his third match tendulkar showed the world why he is playing for team India by scoring a ton against the mighty West Indies.
Sachin tendulkar has the record for the most number of TONS in all three formats. He took his tally of tons to hundred against the South Africans. He is the first cricketer to score a double century in one day international and is the only player to complete more than 30000 runs in international cricket. He made his debut against the Pakistan and carried it on for the next 24 years.
After having made six appearances in world cups, Sachin tendulkar finally won one in the year 2011. The historic win over the SriLankan team in the world cup final made him cry after lifting the world cup for the first time after 28 years. Sachin tendulkar achieved many feats during his regime and here are some of them.
1. Arjuna award 1994.
2. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award 1997.
3. Padma shri and Padma vibhushan.
4. BHARAT RATNA, 2013
5. Awarded as group captain by the INDIAN AIR FORCE 2012
6. Member of the order of Australia, 2012.
In the year 2012, the god of cricket announced his retirement from ODI and from T20 international in 2013. in the year 2013, he retired from all forms of cricket after playing his 200th test against West Indies at his home ground in wankhede. In his career span of 24 years, he played 664 international cricket matches in total and scored a massive 34,357 runs.
LETS ALL TAKE A BOW IN FRONT OF THIS ICONIC MASTER BLASTER OF INDIA…