The camp was conducted by Sachin Tendulkar, Vinod Kambli, and head coach Josh Knappett, an English first-class cricketer associated with MCCC and an ECB (English and Wales Cricket Board) Level-4 coach.
Sachin Tendulkar made his international debut in red-ball cricket on November 15 against Pakistan in 1989, in Karachi, at the age of 16.
While Shane Warne, in his book, made it clear that Sachin Tendulkar took care of all the expenses of the tournament, he was not impressed with the people that the Indian batting icon brought on board to manage the event.
Shah Rukh Khan is co-owner of IPL cricket team Kolkata Knight Riders who have won the title twice – in 2012 and 2014.
Virat Kohli is inching towards Sachin Tendulkar’s record for highest number of ODI hundreds (49), having notched his 38th ton in Pune in the third game against West Indies.
This is the first international game the Brabourne Stadium in nine years, the last one played here was an India-Sri Lanka Test match in 2009.
The October 29 day-night match was originally allotted to Wankhede Stadium managed by the Mumbai Cricket Association, but was later shifted to Brabourne Stadium, as the city cricket body cited financial constraints in hosting the game.
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma stitched a 246 run stand against West Indies in Guwahati but also achieved personal milestones.
S Sreesanth, who is currently serving the life ban from cricket handed by the BCCI, talked about when Sachin Tendulkar showed support to him during a team interview in 2011.
Eight years after clarifying that his “nightmares” about Sachin Tendulkar comment was a joke, spin great Shane Warne Wednesday had no qualms in picking the iconic Indian as the one to “bat” for his life.
India, led by Rohit Sharma, pipped Bangladesh by three wickets off the last ball in the thrilling final to lift the title.
Sachin Tendulkar had sold off his 20 per cent stake in Kerala Blasters in the build-up to the fifth season of the Indian Super League, and described that his “heart will always beat for the club”.
Australian football legend Tim Cahill said that he is impressed by Virat Kohli’s humility and dedication to staying at the top of his game.
After the two-month long tour in England, skipper Virat Kohli was rested for the ongoing Asia Cup tournament with Rohit Sharma stepping in to take the captaincy duties.
After Sachin Tendulkar refuses, Jadavpur University to confer honorary Doctorate Literature to Olympic boxer Mary Kom.