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An Open Letter To Champion Yuvi From Sachinist

It was 2000. I had recently turned 15. Like it did to millions of Indian kids, Cricket enthralled me. I still had no understanding of the technicalities of the gentleman's game. I could still somehow see the divinity in Tendulkar's batting. I have eidetic memories of Tendulkar stepping out to the likes of Warne, carting them into impunity, ... More

4 World Cup records held by Sachin Tendulkar that will never be broken

Sachin Tendulkar is a name that is almost synonymous with the game of cricket itself. In an unparalleled career spanning almost a quarter of a century, the ‘little master’ featured in a staggering six World Cups for India. His first appearance in the World Cup was in the 1992 edition when Tendulkar was just 19 and his final ... More

अगर यह ‘गॉड’ देशविरोधी है तो इस मुल्क को ऐसे और करोड़ों खुदा चाहिए

कभी देश के हर बाशिंदे को अपने बल्ले से सुकून और हिंदुस्तानी होने के गौरव का एहसास करवाने वाले सचिन तेंदुलकर को देशविरोधी करार दिया ... More

Sach Is God – Don’t Compare him with XYZ

Sachin Tendulkar has given two generations of fans memories that will last a lifetime, and it is not possible for anyone to replicate that. He wore the Indian tricolour on his heart and helmet, but managed to remain unbelievingly untouched by jingoistic jousts. He never abused the opposition ,never brought the game to shame, and never let go ... More

Tribute to Ramakant Achrekar: Sachin Tendulkar’s article in the year 2011

Excerpts from an article which Sachin Tendulkar penned on Ramakant Achrekar in 2011   Namaste Sir is how we always greeted Ramakant Achrekar Sir, who celebrates his 79th birthday today. However much I speak about Achrekar Sir, I feel it is not enough. I remember -- around 1985, when my brother Ajit took me to Sir, his initial ... More

Why Sachin Tendulkar Greatest ? Sach – Above Cricket

Sachin Tendulkar is a name that is almost synonymous with the game of cricket in India. The master batsman enthralled and bewitched a country of more than 1.2 billion people for almost a quarter of a century. Just think of some of the biggest names in the history of Indian cricket. Wherever you start , the name of Tendulkar will surely figure ... More

Throwback: Sachin Tendulkar’s 241* at the SCG

Great Sportsmen have the ability to adapt, they thrive on challenges and mould their game to suit the situation. They are made of steel like resolve and have the passion and fire burning inside them to succeed. That is precisely why they are kept at a higher pedestal that ordinary mortals cannot fathom. These are men that provide moments ... More

Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli : is the comparison valid?

Virat Kohli’s extravagant exploits in One Day Internationals has prompted Cricket fans all across the country to get into a hotly contested debate – who the better of the two is, in the shorter format of the game. While pure numbers are in Virat Kohli’s favor, the mind-boggling circumstances and possibly some of the greatest bowling ... More

Sachin Tendulkar’s 122 at Edgbaston: An innings of surreal beauty

Over the years, Sachin Tendulkar has played some monumental knocks of hypnotic beauty that have taken the breath away. For 24 long years, India's batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar constructed soul-lifting masterpieces of majestic brilliance. He touched fabulous peaks innumerable times with his timeless compositions full of breathtaking ... More

Sachin Tendulkar – the man who changed ODIs and Indian cricket forever

Only the memories remain... Every run that Sachin Tendulkar scored bore the millions of hopes and dreams of the nation which stood still to watch him bat. Every boundary from his blade raised the national happiness quotient. Every time he raised his bat it was the spirits of the countrymen that was elevated to ecstasy. When he made his ... More