12 results for month: 04/2018

will personally take 50 bottles of champagne to Virat’

Tendulkar, who holds the record with 49 hundreds, has promised to share a bottle of champagne with Kohli if the Indian captain scores 50 hundreds in the format. Kohli currently has 35 ODI hundreds and is widely touted to break most of Tendulkar's records in the 50-over cricket. Speaking at the Mumbai launch of Boria ... More

Sachin Tendulkar writes Virat Kohli’s profile in TIME’s 100 most influential people list: Here is what he said

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has been named in Time's Magazine most influential people list for 2018. What made the honour more special is that his idol Sachin Tendulkar penned Virat Kohli's profile for the TIME 100 list. The legendary Indian cricketer wrote how he saw young Virat Kohli as a member of the India U-19 ... More

The craziest thing I saw was Tendulkar’s retirement game : Virat Kohli

Kohli was only 25 when he saw first hand the frenzy around Sachin Tendulkar's retirement. The entire country was almost in a state of mourning as the Master Blaster decided to bring the curtains down on a glittering career. Thousands turned up to watch India hammer a weak West Indies team just so they could catch a glimpse of ... More

WATCH: Sachin Tendulkar playing cricket on the streets of Mumbai

Sachin Tendulkar, while on his way to dinner with his friends at BKC, stops for a game of roadside cricket and the country goes awww. Every now and then, around a dozen workers from a roadside eatery in Bandra get together to unwind over a game of rubber ball cricket along the Metro construction site near the ... More

How a decision by Sachin Tendulkar’s father changed the face of Indian cricket forever

It was the summer of 1984 when a decision by Professor Ramesh Tendulkar -- to let his youngest child Sachin switch school changed the boy's life. The anecdote finds a mention in a new book, Winning like Sachin: Think & Succeed like Tendulkar', authored by Devendra Prabhudesai. Sachin was just 11 when his elder brother ... More

Sachin Tendulkar is a legend of the game : Kane Williamson

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson on Sunday said he idolised batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar as a youngster. "Some of my favourite cricketers have been Indians. Sachin Tendulkar, I met him during my debut for New Zealand. We were playing against each other, and I was looking at what he was doing. That was a bit of ... More

IPL has helped cricketers of the world, says Sachin Tendulkar

The last couple of months in cricket have been quite controversial, with the sport being in the headlines for all the wrong reasons. From the ball tampering incident that shook the foundation of the Australian cricket team to the shifting of venues in the Indian Premier League (IPL) due to political reasons, the image of the ... More

Sachin Tendulkar says test matches should feature two new balls to aid bowlers

Sachin Tendulkar recommended that having two new balls (one from each end every 80 overs) would be the way to take test cricket forward and make sure bowlers are not at a disadvantage. The radical suggestion came at the Hindustan Times-Mint Asia Leadership Summit in Singapore where Tendulkar was speaking. Most changes in ... More

Sachin Tendulkar inspired me to become what I am today: Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has opened up on the unique bond he shares with Sachin Tendulkar. The Indian captain said it was the Master Blaster who inspired him to become what he is today. Kohli had debuted for India back in 2008 when Tendulkar was alredy considered the greatest batsman since the days of Don Bradman. Over the years, the two ... More

On Swachh Bharat Mission, Sachin Tendulkar batting to end open defecation

By Sachin Tendulkar Getting to the top in cricket takes years of training, natural skill, hours of daily practice and lots of good wishes from the audience. Every cricketer knows that it is hard work that can make a game as it can mean batting a century. And in addition to all the perseverance, there is also a lucky charm ... More