Everyone knows the God of Cricket and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar today. Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar was born on 24 April 1973 in Rajapur in a Marathi Brahmin family. He is counted among the best cricketers in the world. He has made many world records in his name.
He was born into a middle-class family only. He received his education from Shardashram University in Mumbai. His brother’s name is Ajit Tendulkar. Since childhood, Sachin was guided by his brother in explaining the finer points of cricket. Sachin Tendulkar’s father got him enrolled in place of Ramakant Achrekar, who was called the ‘Dronacharya’ of cricket. Who nurtured Sachin’s cricketing talent well and contributed to making him better.
Sachin’s coach Ramakant Achrekar’s way teaching cricket to Sachin was very good. He used to keep a coin of 1 rupee with him, if any bowler used to dismiss Sachin, then this coin used to go to that bowler. If Sachin were not out then this coin would have been his.
Sachin had won 13 such coins from his mentor Ramakant Achrekar, which are still with Sachin. In this way, Sachin’s Guru Ramakant Achrekar made him a good player in cricket.
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At the age of 15, Sachin shared a 664-run partnership with Vinod Kambli in a Horse Shield match, in which Sachin scored 320 runs with his hard work. Seeing the performance of Sachin, the opposing team stopped the match midway.
With this performance of Sachin, he became very famous and he got a place in the Indian cricket team only at the age of 16. He made his international debut in 1981 against Pakistan.
He scored his first Test century in the 1990 tour of England. Because of Sachin’s performance in the grand tour, he was also handed over the captaincy of Team India. But as a captain, he was not so successful and he himself gave up his captaincy.
Sachin retired from ODI cricket on 23 December 2012. He retired from Test cricket on 16 November 2013 after scoring 74 in his last Test match at Mumbai. Cricket lovers around the world respect him not only for his cricket but also because of his good personality.
Sachin married Anjali Tendulkar in 1994 and they have two children. The names of their children are Sara and Arjun. Sachin Tendulkar is also the owner of a restaurant and that restaurant is named after Sachin i.e. the name of the restaurant is also Sachin.
He also runs an NGO named “Apnalaya”. He takes the responsibility of raising 200 children every year. People consider him a respected person for his good work.
He has 100 centuries in international cricket. He is the first player in the history of One Day International cricket to score a double century. He has the highest number of 51 centuries in Test cricket. Sachin is the first batsman in the world to score 13,000 runs in Test cricket. He has achieved many such achievements. Without him the name of cricket is incomplete. The amazing contribution he has made to cricket, probably no one else could have done.
He has served Indian cricket for more than 20 years. He got successful in his youth and by the age of 25 he had also become a famous person. He has also become a source of inspiration for today’s young players who are finding their way in life and want to make a career in cricket.
The Government of India awarded Sachin the Arjuna Award in 1994 for his outstanding achievement in sports. He received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna in 1997-98. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1999. He received the Maharashtra Bhushan Award in 2001. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan in 2008. He was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 2014. He has also received many international honors.
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