Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar is one of the most popular cricketers not just in India but across the globe. Nicknamed 'The Little Master' or 'Master Blaster', Tendulkar made his India at a young age of 16 and is credited for many records across all formats of the game. He is the only player to have scored one hundred international tons, first batsman to score a double century in an ODI, the holder of the record for the number of runs in both

ODI and Test cricket, and the only player to complete more than 30,000 runs in international cricket. Sachin has been lauded with Arjuna Award in 1994, Khel Ratna in 1997, Padma Shri in 1998 and Padma Vibhushan (2008) honours. He is the only sportsperson to be conferred the Bharat Ratna in 2013. Sachin Tendulkar retired in 2012 at his home ground of Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Since retirement, he's had his autobiography published called 'Playing it My Way' and been part of numerous philanthropic efforts.

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Sachin Tendulkar expects MS Dhoni to control the game from one end now

Sachin Tendulkar praised Dinesh Karthik for his role as a "finisher" and complementing MS Dhoni's experience during final overs.

Sachin Tendulkar terminates association with Spartan Sports for default 

Sachin Tendulkar was signed up by the Sydney-based company in 2016. It was co-founded by Indian entrepreneur Kunal Sharma.


Sachin Tendulkar, Vinod Kambli remember late cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar

Sachin Tendulkar recollected how Ramakant Achrekar, who died last week aged 87, asked him to go back to his original low grip after advising him to hold the bat higher and seeing it did not work well.

India vs Australia: Sachin Tendulkar hails contribution of Cheteshwar Pujara, pacers

Sachin Tendulkar singled out 'Run Machine' Cheteshwar Pujara for his stellar show in India's historic maiden Test series win in Australia.

No state funeral for Ramakant Achrekar, Shiv Sena MP asks Sachin Tendulkar to boycott future government events

A senior Maharashtra minister Thursday said Ramakant Achrekar not being given a state funeral was due to a "communication gap" at the government level.

Sachin Tendulkar to Vinod Kambli, tears flow freely at farewell to guru Ramakant Achrekar

At the Shivaji Park crematorium Thursday, emotions overwhelmed these former cricketers of Shardashram High School during the last rites of their coach Ramakant Achrekar, who passed away Wednesday at the age of 86.


Tearful Sachin Tendulkar attends coach Ramakant Achrekar's funeral

Ramakant Archrekar, the childhood coach of Tendulkar, passed away at 87 on Wednesday at his Shivaji Park residence in Dadar in Central Mumbai.

Ramakant Achrekar (1932-2019): Man who romanticised Mumbai’s maidans

His relationship with Tendulkar in itself offers a glimpse into the world of Achrekar. Once he realised the talent and passion of the curly-haired kid, he immersed Tendulkar into his dreamy cricket bubble.

Well played sir, may you coach more wherever you are, says Sachin Tendulkar in tribute to Ramakant Achrekar

Sachin Tendulkar's cricket career changed under the guidance of Ramakant Achrekar. Tendulkar had initially wanted to become a bowler but was suggested he focus on being a batsman instead.

Sachin Tendulkar's coach Ramakant Achrekar dies aged 87

Ramakant Achrekar was born in 1932 and played a key role in shaping up Tendulkar's career over the years. He breathed his last at his Mumbai residence at 6.30 PM IST.

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Ramakant Achrekar, coach to young Sachin Tendulkar, dies at 87

Ramakant Achrekar who helped shape careers of many Mumbai cricketers such as Sachin Tendulkar, Vinod Kambli, Praveen Amre, Ajit Agarkar and Ramesh Powar died on Wednesday.

Twinkle Khanna, Shilpa Shetty and Sachin Tendulkar: Celebs on vacation

Shilpa Shetty is enjoying the London summer not only with her husband Raj Kundra but also Sachin Tendulkar and family.


Celeb spotting: Vaani Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor, Esha Gupta and others

Vaani Kapoor was seen at the Mumbai airport recently. The actor is in the news as she might pair up with Ranbir Kapoor in Shamshera.

Sports stars, other than MS Dhoni, who have held positions in Indian armed forces

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who holds the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel of Indian Army accepted the prestigious Padma Bhushan Award in his army uniform.

Sachin Tendulkar meets India's women cricket team ahead of South Africa tour

Sachin Tendulkar gave a pep talk to the Indian women's cricket team, who will travel to South Africa for a gruelling ODI and T20 series in February.

Sports for a cause: Athletes who used their stardom for a social cause in 2017

A lot of hardwork goes behind the players who achieve success. But only some star athletes use their popularity for the right cause.


Salman Khan earns Rs 232.83 crore in 2017, here's a look at other celebs in Forbes India 2017 Celebrity 100 list

Every year Forbes releases the Celebrity 100 list where they rank the highest-earning celebrities of India. The list for 2017 is out and no surprise Salman Khan tops the list with an earning of Rs 232.83 crore.

Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag come together again! This time at Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge's wedding reception, see pics

Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag were seen in attendance at the wedding reception of Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge. Also present at the function were Sania Mirza, Harbhajan and Yuvraj Singh to double the fun of the post-wedding party.

Sachin Tendulkar bonds with 'special' kids on World Children's Day

Sachin Tendulkar, UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, celebrated World Children's Day by playing cricket with Special Olympics children.

Virat Kohli trails Sachin Tendulkar by 18 tons in list of most ODI hundreds

Sachin Tendulkar tops the list of the most number of ODI centuries with 49 tons against his name. The second batsman is Virat Kohli with 31 centuries.

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Sachin Tendulkar's Coach Ramakant Achrekar Dies In Mumbai

Legendary cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar died on January 2 in Mumbai. He was cremated at Shivaji Park with his most famous ward Sachin Tendulkar in attendance for a tearful adieu.

Highlights from the Indian Air Force's 86th foundation day celebrations

The Indian Air Force on Monday celebrated its 86th foundation day in New Delhi and here are the highlights from the air show.


Sachin Tendulkar's random act of kindness that he wants others to copy

Sachin Tendulkar's rescue act for a bird he found in his house has earned him a fair bit of praise.