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My daughter Sarah inspired me to do charity: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin and Anjali Tendulkar were preparing to celebrate their daughter Sarah’s birthday last October when she bowled a googly to her dad. Today, he admits that it is one of his greatest lessons off-the-pitch. “We were preparing to celebrate her (Sarah’s) birthday when she said that she doesn’t want a party at home. We were a little ... More

Tendulkar better than even Bradman: Nasser Hussain

Former England captain Naseer Hussain is convinced that Sachin Tendulkar is the greatest batsman the game has ever seen, better than even the iconic Don Bradman. "I have never liked comparisons between great players, but after Wednesday's incredible game it must be said -- Sachin Tendulkar is the greatest batsman of all time," Hussain ... More

No record is unbreakable, warns Sachin Tendulkar

Indian superstar Sachin Tendulkar has claimed his record innings can be surpassed after he became the first player to hit a double hundred in a one-day international. Tendulkar hit 200 not out as India beat South Africa by 153 runs in Gwalior, scoring his runs off just 147 deliveries after opening the innings with Virender Sehwag. ... More

Sachin Tendulkar double hundred: India media shower praise on ‘God’

India's cricketing 'god', Sachin Tendulkar, was feted with front-page tributes after his world-record 200 not out in a one-day international against South Africa on Wednesday. Tendulkar, who turns 37 in April, struck the first double century in one-day internationals, pounding the South African bowlers with 25 boundaries and three sixes at ... More

NASSER HUSSAIN: Mighty Sachin Tendulkar even tops Lara, Ponting and The Don!

I have never liked comparisons between great players, but after Wednesday’s incredible game it must be said — Sachin Tendulkar is the greatest batsman of all time. Better than Brian Lara and Ricky Ponting, the other two great players of my era. Better than Sir Viv Richards, Sunil Gavaskar and Allan Border. And I would even say better ... More

I’d like to bat another full 50 overs – Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar: "Since I was timing the ball well, I could be more aggressive and put pressure on the bowlers" © Associated Press Sachin Tendulkar who broke the record for the highest individual ODI score, overtaking Saeed Anwar and Charles Coventry on his way to the format's first double-hundred, has said his ability to bat the entire ... More

Sensational Sachin Tendulkar smashes world record one-day innings and first ever double hundred for India

India batsman Sachin Tendulkar broke the record for the highest individual score in a one-day international innings in the 153-run victory over South Africa in Gwalior. Tendulkar also notched the first ever one-day double hundred as he ended his innings 200 not out having batted throughout the entire innings. He built partnerships ... More

Tendulkar thanks Gavaskar for letter written in 1987

Tendulkar recalls how a hand-written letter from Sunil Gavaskar helped him get over the disappointment of not winning MCA's best junior cricketer award The letter... Dear Sachin, I wanted to write earlier but something or the other came in the way. Then I thought it better to write at the beginning of the new season rather than at the ... More

Tendulkar greatest batsman ever: Richard Hadlee

Sachin Tendulkar may not boast of a Bradmanesque average but his ability to adjust to all formats of the game makes him the greatest batsman ever, legendary New Zealand all-rounder Richard Hadlee said on Friday. Hadlee, who was inducted into the International Cricket Council's Hall of Fame on Friday, was in absolute awe of the Indian ... More

Bradman’s compliment is the best I’ve ever got: Sachin

Don Bradman would have turned hundred on Tuesday, and his name has been reverberating in the cricketing firmament since the last 80 of those years. But the last 20 years, another player's name has been mentioned in the same breath as that of The Don. Indeed, Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar, who Bradman referred to as "The Little Bonzer," has been ... More