Sachin Tendulkar is the cricketer who has repeatedly broken his own records to prove his own ability in the world of cricket. Probably the best cricket of the world has been a wonder to the most sports analysts. He has delivered the world of cricket with a new era of cricket, a new dimension to the gentleman’s game. Whether it is the test cricket or it is one day international cricket Sachin has always remained the highest scorer as a batsman. Sachin Tendulkar is the one and only one player to score a double century in an ODI match.
Sachin was born to a mediocre Rajput Saraswat Brahmin tribe family. Ramesh Tendulkar, Sachin’s father is a Marathi novelist and his mother Rajni is an employee in an insurance business. Sachin Tendulkar was named after his father’s favorite music director Sachin Dev Burman. Sachin always showed a keen interest in cricket right from his childhood. While he tried for the bowling his coach Australian fast bowler Dennis Lillee, he suggested Sachin to concentrate on batting. After that he has never looked behind.
Sachin started his international cricket career at the age of 14 in the Wankhade Stadium against Zimbabwe. He has shown a terrific partnership right from his school days with Vinod Kambli who later joined the Indian Cricket Team. In the year 2002 according to Wisden (a cricket reference book) considered Sachin to be in the place next to Sir Donald Bradman in the records of Test cricket and just behind Viv Richards in the ODI crickets. He has been a part of the World Cup being a cricketer of India for six times and he has also been a part of the World Cup winning team of India in the year 2011. In the year 2003 he was recognized to be the player of the tournament in the ICC World Cup. He has received several trophies’ among which the most prestigious is the Sir Garfield Sobers Award for being the cricketer of the year by the highest organization- ICC. He has made the record of creating a history of 100 centuries in the international field of cricket. In fact he is the only cricketer to have a 50 centuries in test cricket within his own sack. He became the first cricketer to score 15000 run in the test cricket.
Sachin Tendulkar married Anjali who is a pediatrician by her profession and is a proud father of Sara (his 15 years old daughter) and Arjun ( his 13 years old son). Arjun has however followed his father’s path and is a probable name for the training camp organized by Mumbai Cricket Association.
The Master Blaster has received the Padma Vibhushan award which is considered to be the second most prestigious award for an Indian Civilian. However he has already received a nomination for Bharat Ratna award. It is the most prestigious award for any Indian Citizen and the reforms are done in order to offer the award to Sachin Tendulkar.