Sachin Tendulkar’s Birth Anniversary: Sachin Tendulkar was born on April 24, 1973. Today is his 50th birthday. He is the only batsman in world cricket to reach 100 centuries. Sachin Tendulkar, the master blaster, is the name that continues to inspire many, not only in India but also across the world, to take up the sport. It is not! We know that in India cricket is a religion and Sachin Tendulkar is the God.
Sachin Tendulkar Biography
|Full name||Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar|
|Birthdate||April 24, 1973|
|place of birth||Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra|
|Other names||Cricket god, little master, master blaster|
|Father’s name||The late Ramesh Tendulkar|
|Mother’s name||Rajni Tendulkar|
|Siblings||Nitin Tendulkar, Ajit Tendulkar, Savita Tendulkar|
|Wedding’s date||May 24, 1995|
|Bowling||Middle right arm, broken leg, off-break|
|ODI debut||December 18, 1989 against Pakistan|
|Test debut||November 15, 1989 against Pakistan|
|Favorite food||Bombay Duck, Prawn Curry, Crab Masala, Keema Paratha, Lassi, Prawn Chingri, Mutton Biryani, Mutton Curry, Baigan Bharta etc.|
|Favorite actor||Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Nana Patekar|
|Favorite actress||Madhuri Dixit|
|Retirement||November 16, 2013|
Sachin Tendulkar: Early life, family background
Sachin Tendulkar was born in a Brahmin family on April 24, 1973 in Dadar, Mumbai. That is, he belongs to the renowned Saraswat Brahmin family. His father, Ramesh Tendulkar, was a Marathi poet and novelist. His mother was Rajni, who worked in the insurance industry. He has two half-brothers, Nitin and Ajit, and a half-sister, Savita. His formative years were spent in the “Sahitya Sahawas Cooperative Housing Society” in Bandra (East). He did his schooling from Sharadashram Vidyamandir High School. In his school days, he attended MRFPace Foundation to train to become a fast bowler. But as per the suggestion of Dennis Lillee, Australia’s fast bowler, he concentrated on batting. Sachin Tendulkar also likes to play tennis. At the age of 14, he scored 326 out of a world record 664 in a school match and became famous among the schoolchildren of Bombay.
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Sachin Tendulkar: personal life
Source: www.india.comHe met his life partner Anjali at the Mumbai International Airport when he was returning from his first international tour. For Sachin it was love at first sight. Luckily, he was introduced to Anjali by a common friend and she knew nothing about sports or cricket. In 1995, the couple married after dating for five years. They have two children, Sara and Arjun Tendulkar.
Sachin Tendulkar: cricket journey
Source: www. success story.comLet us tell you that it was Sachin’s elder brother Ajit who recognized his cricketing ability and introduced him to Cricket in 1984. He took Sachin to Ramakant Achrekar’s academy in Shivaji Park, Dadar, Mumbai. Sachin impressed him and advised him to shift his studies to Sharadashram Vidyamandir English High School in Dadar. Sachin went to his aunt’s house, which was closer to the school in Dadar, and was admitted to the school. His career was marked by the efforts and guidance of his coach Ramakant Achrekar. Did you know that award-winning guru Dronacharya passed away on January 2, 2019 in Mumbai?
Did you know that world famous cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’s career began at the age of 13 when he made his debut for the Cricket Club of India? On December 11, 1988, in a first-class cricket match between Mumbai and Gujarat, Sachin scored 100 (not out). From here he played several cricket matches at national and international level.
In the 2011 World Cup victory, he became the leading run-scorer with 482 runs at an average of 53.55 in the tournament and could not hold back his tears after this victory.
Tendulkar became the first batsman in history to cross the total of 34,000 runs in all formats of Cricket on December 5, 2012. In international cricket, approx. He played a total of 657 games. On March 16, 2012, he achieved the much-awaited 19th century milestone against Bangladesh in the Asia Cup. Sachin announced his retirement on December 23, 2012 from ODI Cricket. He also stated that he will not play in T20 Internationals.
Major cricket teams he played for: Indian Cricket Team, ACC Asian XI, Mumbai Cricket Teams, Mumbai Indians and Yorkshire Cricket Team.
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Sachin Tendulkar: awards and recognitions
There is much more to appreciate about him in his biography. Let’s look at various awards and recognitions that he has achieved.
- Arjuna Award – 1994
- Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – 1997-1998
- Wisden “Cricketer of the Year” – 1997
- Padma Sri – 1999
- Maharashtra Bhushan Award – 2001\
- “Player of the Tournament” in the Cricket World Cup – 2003
- ICC World ODI XI – 2004 and 2007
- “Rajiv Gandhi Award” in the sports category – 2005
- Padma Vibhushan – 2008
- “Cricket Player of the Year” at the ICC Award – 2010
- Asian Awards for “People’s Choice” as well as “Outstanding Achievement in Sports” – 2010 in London
- “BCCI Cricketer of the Year” Award – May 31, 2011
- “Castrol Indian Cricketer of the Year” Award – January 28, 2011
- Wisden India Award for Outstanding Achievement – June 11, 2012
- Honorary Member of the Order of Australia by the Australian Government – November 6, 2012
- Bharat Ratna – 2014
- First UNICEF Brand Ambassador for South Asia – November 28, 2013.
- “Most influential people in the world” – Time 100 List
Sachin Tendulkar: Centuries of ODI records
- The greatest number of centuries (49) and fifties (96)
- Most centuries in a calendar year (9 in 1998)
- Most fours scored in career (2016 times)
- Most stadium appearances (90 wickets)
- First person to score a double century
- Most scores over 150
- Most Man of the Match awards (62)
- Most Man of the Series Awards (15)
Sachin Tendulkar: Test records
- The greatest number of centuries (51)
- Top run scorer (11,953)
- Fastest cricketer to reach 10,000 runs in Test cricket with Brian Lara
- 1000+ test runs in calendar years (6 times: 1997, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2008, 2010)
- Only player in the world to score 5 Test centuries before turning 20.
Sachin Tendulkar: retirement
His wonderful cricket career of 24 years came to an end on November 16, 2013 when he announced his retirement. In December 2012 he played his last ODI match and in 2013, twenty20 matches. Let us tell you that his 200th Test match against the West Indies on November 16, 2013 was his farewell to the world of cricket as a player.
Without a doubt, Sachin Tendulkar is one of the best batsmen in the world. The list of his records is almost endless. At 16 he became the youngest player and until then he continued to break records and set new ones. He has inspired millions. He had made his position in almost every person’s heart in the world. It’s like when we talk about cricket, the first name that comes to our mind and tongue is just Sachin.
Let’s go through some tweets to witness the glory of Master-Blaster:
April 24, 2023
It’s great to see these two cricket legends receive this honor on the iconic Sydney ground 👀#50forSachinhttps://t.co/FUrIHIxmKW
— ICC (@ICC)
April 24, 2023
Maidaan par jo aapne kaha, uska ulta hi kiya, toh aaj aapke iconic 50th birthday par toh aapko Shirshasana karke wish karna hi tha.
– Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag)
April 23, 2023
Happy Birthday @sachin_rt sir 👑
You are our constant source of inspiration and I feel very lucky to be able to learn and interact with you every day at Camp MI 🙌 pic.twitter.com/q379xmghI9
– Surya Kumar Yadav (@surya_14kumar)
April 24, 2023
Wishing Master Blaster, @Sachin_RT A very happy 50th birthday! Not only one of the greatest cricketers he has ever played, but also one of the most wonderful human beings he has ever met. Wishing you a wonderful year ahead. 🎂#HappyBirthdaySachin #50ForSachin pic.twitter.com/RmXWtSZd33
—Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03)
April 24, 2023
And that. #SachinTendulkar He was the sun that shone on the world of cricket. And some of us, its chroniclers, were lucky enough to have some of that light shine on us. It really was a great habit. pic.twitter.com/J7R9ouel2L
—Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha)
April 24, 2023
6⃣6⃣4⃣ int. matches 👍3⃣4⃣3⃣5⃣7⃣ intl. run 🙌2⃣0⃣1⃣ intl. wickets 👌The only cricketer to score 💯 intl. hundreds 🔝The winner of the World Cup 2⃣0⃣1⃣1⃣ 🏆
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