Sachin Tendulkar Biography
Name Sachin Tendulkar Full Name Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar Date of Birth 24 April 1973 Place of Birth Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra Other Names God of Cricket, Little Master, Master Blaster Nationality Indian Father’s Name Late Ramesh Tendulkar Mother’s Name Rajni Tendulkar Siblings Nitin Tendulkar, Ajit Tendulkar, Savita Tendulkar Spouse Anjali Tendulkar Marriage Date 24 May 1995 Children Sara Tendulkar, Role Batting Batting Right-handed Bowling Right-arm medium, leg break, off-break ODI Debut 18 December 1989 vs. Pakistan Test Debut 15 November 1989 vs. Pakistan Favourite Food Bombay Duck, Prawn Curry, Crab masala, Keema Paratha, Lassi, Chingri Prawns, Mutton Biryani, Mutton Curry, Baigan Bharta etc. Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan & Nana Patekar Favourite Actress Madhuri Dixit Favourite Colour Blue Retirement 16 November 2013
Sachin Tendulkar: Early Life, Family Background
Sachin Tendulkar was born to a Brahmin family on 24 April 1973 in Dadar, Mumbai. That is he belongs to the renowned Saraswat Brahmin Family. His father, Ramesh Tendulkar, was a Marathi poet and novelist. His mother was Rajni who worked in the insurance industry. He has two half-brothers namely Nitin and Ajit and one half-sister Savita. His formative years were spent in the “Sahitya Sahawas Cooperative Housing Society” in Bandra (East). He did his schooling at the Sharadashram Vidyamandir High School. In their school days, he attended the M.R.F.Pace Foundation to train himself to be a fast bowler. But as per the suggestion of Dennis Lillee, the fast bowler from Australia, he concentrated on batting. Sachin Tendulkar also likes playing tennis. At the age of 14, he scored 326 out of a world-record stand of 664 in a school match and became famous in Bombay schoolboys.
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Sachin Tendulkar: Personal Life
Source: www.india.comHe met his life partner, Anjali, at the Mumbai International Airport when he was returning from his first international tour. It was love at first sight for Sachin. Fortunately, he was introduced by a common friend to Anjali and she did not know anything about sports, cricket. In 1995, the couple got married after dating each other for five years. They have two children Sara and Arjun Tendulkar.
Sachin Tendulkar: Cricket Journey
Source: www. successstory.comLet us tell you that it was Sachin’s elder brother, Ajit, who recognised his cricketing ability and introduced him to Cricket in 1984. He took Sachin to Ramakant Achrekar’s academy at Shivaji Park, Dadar, Mumbai. He was impressed by Sachin and advised him to shift his schooling to Sharadashram Vidyamandir English High School in Dadar. Sachin went to his aunt’s home which was nearer to the school in Dadar and took admitted to the school. His career was shaped by the efforts and guidance of his coach Ramakant Achrekar. Do you know that the Dronacharya award-winning Guru passed away on 2 January 2019, in Mumbai?
Do you know that the career of world-famous cricketer Sachin Tendulkar began at the age of 13 years when he made his cricket debut in the Cricket Club of India? On 11 December 1988 in a first-class cricket match between Mumbai and Gujarat, Sachin scored 100 not out. Starting from here, he played several cricket matches at the national as well as international levels.
In the 2011 World Cup Victory, he became the highest run-scorer with 482 runs at an average of 53.55 in the tournament and he could not stop his tears after this victory.
Tendulkar became the first batsman in history to cross the 34,000 run aggregate in all formats of Cricket on 5 December 2012. In international cricket approx. he played a total of 657 matches. On 16th March 2012, his much-awaited 100th-century milestone was achieved against Bangladesh in the Asia Cup. Sachin announced his retirement on 23rd December 2012 from ODI Cricket. He also stated that he will not be playing in T20 Internationals.
Major Cricket teams he played for: Indian Cricket Team, A.C.C. Asian XI, Mumbai Cricket teams, Mumbai Indians and Yorkshire Cricket team.
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Sachin Tendulkar: Awards and Recognition
There is a lot more to cherish about him in his biography. Let us see several awards and recognition he has achieved.