Follow Us:
Sunday, May 09, 2021

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.


Sachin Tendulkar donates Rs 1 crore to 'Mission Oxygen' for COVID patients

April 29, 2021 8:52 pm

India is witnessing an unprecedented surge in COVID-19 infections and recorded a single-day rise of 3,79,257 new cases on Wednesday.

Watch: Sachin Tendulkar urges fans to donate plasma on his 48th birthday

April 24, 2021 3:12 pm

Sachin Tendulkar thanked the doctors who helped him recover from the Covid-19 virus and urged recovered fans to donate plasma on his 48th birthday

Sachin Tendulkar discharged from hospital, to continue COVID recovery in home isolation

April 08, 2021 6:49 pm

Sachin Tendulkar was hospitalised on April 2 as a precautionary measure after testing positive for coronavirus on March 27.

Sachin Tendulkar hospitalised 'under medical advice' after positive COVID-19 test

April 03, 2021 7:55 am

Sachin Tendulkar had tested positive for COVID-19 on March 27 and was in home isolation ever since.

Kevin Pietersen comes under fire for Covid tweet hours after Sachin Tendulkar's announcement

March 28, 2021 1:50 pm

Yuvraj Singh asks Kevin Pietersen why the thought came to him the day Sachin Tendulkar made the announcement. Pietersen replies by saying he did not know about Sachin testing positive.

Sachin Tendulkar, Yusuf Pathan test positive for COVID-19

March 27, 2021 10:01 pm

Both Sachin Tendulkar and Yusuf Pathan, who recently played together in the Road Safety World Series, confirmed the news on their social media handles.

Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan good enough to play T20 World Cup, Sachin Tendulkar says

March 20, 2021 2:18 pm

Both the top-order batsmen made their India debut in the ongoing T20 series against England, with Kishan smashing an incendiary fifty in his first match.

Watch: Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara push each other during Legends match

March 19, 2021 3:43 pm

Sachin Tendulkar (65) first top-scored for India as they posted 218/3. Brian Lara (46) was involved in the West Indies chase as they gave India a scare. During the semifinal, however, there was a moment when Tendulkar and Lara were literally pushing each other.

India Legends beat WI Legends by 13 runs, enter World Series T20 final

March 18, 2021 10:21 am

Tendulkar (65) led the way with a half century after Virender Sehwag's entertaining cameo and Yuvraj Singh's six-hitting spree to post 218 for three in last night's semi-final clash.

On This Day: When Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar hit his 100th international ton

March 16, 2021 9:12 am

Sachin Tendulkar's historic journey to his 100th international century that day took longer than expected, as he was stranded from the unprecedented mark for just over a year.


Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara send fans on nostalgia trip at Wankhede

March 07, 2020 10:55 pm

Two of the biggest names in world cricket — Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara — locked horns in Mumbai as fans got to relive memories. India Legends eventually won the contest with a seven-wicket win.

Laureus Awards: Sachin Tendulkar, Lewis Hamilton, Dirk Nowitzki share stage

February 18, 2020 11:10 am

British F1 ace Lewis Hamilton and Lionel Messi, arguably the world's greatest footballer, were declared the joint winners of the prestigious Laureus World Sportsman of the year award

Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra's London vacation

June 30, 2019 9:43 am

Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra are making merry in London. The couple also recently hung out with cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar in the UK. Scroll to see all photos.

Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara play gully cricket with Selection Day actors

April 19, 2019 2:34 pm

Selection Day actors Yash Dholye and Karanvir Malhotra got to meet real-life cricket rivals Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara before the release of the second innings of their show.

Celebrities at Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's wedding celebration

March 11, 2019 10:05 am

Akash Ambani-Shloka Mehta wedding celebration Day 2: A grand wedding celebration was held at Jio World Centre in Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai. On March 11, a lavish wedding reception will take place in Mumbai.

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

January 04, 2019 8:15 am

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

June 26, 2018 7:13 am

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

May 13, 2018 6:41 pm

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

April 03, 2018 3:15 pm

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

January 22, 2018 8:14 pm

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.


Sachin Tendulkar's Coach Ramakant Achrekar Dies In Mumbai

June 22, 2020 6:06 pm

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

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

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

June 12, 2018 4:05 pm

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