Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar, born on 24 April 1973, is an Indian former international cricketer and captain of the Indian national team. He is considered one of the greatest batsmen in cricket history. He has scored over 18,000 runs each and over 15,000 total runs in both ODI and Test his cricket, making him the all-time leading scorer for his runs. He also holds the record for the most Most Valuable Player Awards in international cricket. Known for his huge following and described by ESPNcricinfo as “the most respected player in the world”, Tendulkar is sometimes referred to as the “god of cricket” in India.
Tendulkar started playing cricket at the age of 11 and made his Test match debut against Pakistan in Karachi on 15 November 1989 at the age of 16, representing Mumbai domestically and India internationally for almost 24 years. In 2002, midway through his career, Wisden ranked him the second best Test hitter of all time behind Don Bradman and the second best ODI hitter of all time behind Bib Richards. Later in his career, Tendulkar was part of his India team where he won the 2011 Cricket World Cup. He had previously been named “Player of the Tournament” in the 2003 edition of the tournament.
Tendulkar was awarded the 1994 Arjuna Award, the 1997 Khel Ratna Award, India’s highest athletic award, and the 1999 and 2008 Padma Shri and Padma Vibhushan Awards. Hours after the end of his last match in November 2013, the Prime Minister’s Office announced its decision to award him India’s highest civilian honor, Bharat Ratna. As of 2021, he was the youngest ever recipient and the first athlete to receive the award.
In 2010, Time magazine included Tendulkar in its annual Time 100 list as one of the world’s most influential people. Tendulkar was awarded Sir Garfield his Sovers Trophy as Cricketer of the Year at the 2010 ICC Awards. After retiring from ODI cricket in 2012, having played his 200th Test match, he retired from all forms of cricket in November 2013. Tendulkar played a total of 664 international cricket matches, scoring 34,357 runs. In 2013, Tendulker was included in the Greatest Test World XI of All Time, compiled in 2013 to mark the 150th anniversary of the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanac, and he, along with Viv Richards, was in the post-WWII era. was the only specialist hitter in the NBA. intent. In 2019, he was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.
He inspired many future cricketers such as Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni to pursue a career in cricket. His Test cricket career began in 1989 at the age of 16 and expanded into the 1990s. He was a figurehead in Indian cricket that helped his team gain recognition around the world. In the words of Sir Donald Bradman, Sachin possesses genius skills for few people. It was a skill he developed over time. Sachin has always argued that luck can propel you forward in any career, but only your talent and attitude will keep you going. Please keep working hard. Nothing will stop you. He is considered one of the greatest batsmen in cricket history. He has scored more than 18,000 runs and he has scored more than 15,000 runs respectively, making him the all-time top scorer in both ODI and Test formats. He also holds the record for the most Man of the Match awards in all forms of international cricket combined.
Sachin’s influence on Indian cricket is immense. Sports psychologist Alisha Laut, who has worked with various cricketers, said: “We looked at him and he gave us such assurances. He calmed things down. He was a hero. He appealed to all sections of society and women I switched to cricket after watching him play, so I was able to connect with him.”
Sachin has been a symbol of focus and dedication throughout his career. He has never been distracted by problems. Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, after achieving almost everything a hitter can achieve in his international career , arguably the best cricketer in the world. For 24 years, he has inspired generations to take up the sport and represent their country. Tendulkar’s career has been marred by numerous injuries, but he fought hard and emerged as a successful individual.