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Sachin Tendulkar recalls he fielded for Pakistan before his India debut

Wasim Akram and Sachin Tendulkar. (Getty Images) MUMBAI – Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has revealed that before making his international debut for his country, he took the field for Pakistan in a fixture between the teams of the two neighbouring states. The batting great, in his autobiography, Playing It My ...

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Sachin Tendulkar reveals anxiety, insomnia

Instagram Photo NEW DELHI – Record-breaking Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar has revealed he struggled with anxiety for much of his career, often suffering sleepless nights before a game. The “Little Master,” who accumulated more Test and one-day runs than any other player, said he would shadow bat, watch TV and ...

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Batting great Sachin Tendulkar contracts Covid-19

LONDON – India batting great Sachin Tendulkar said on Saturday he has contracted the novel coronavirus and has mild symptoms as infections continued to surge in the world’s second-most populated country. Tendulkar, who will turn 48 next month, retired from the professional game in 2013 after notching a still unmatched ...

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Sachin Tendulkar hails James Anderson

LONDON: Sachin Tendulkar believes England’s seasoned seamer James Anderson is one of the best exponents of reverse swing in modern-day cricket. “Jimmy Anderson was possibly the first bowler who bowled reverse swing also reverse,” Tendulkar said while speaking to West Indies legend Brian Lara on 100 MB app explaining what ...

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Tendulkar: Playing for Yorkshire helped me gain exposure

BIRMINGHAM: Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Friday recounted his days at English County side Yorkshire as a 19-year old, saying the “special” stint helped him gain exposure and have better understanding of conditions in England. “Flashback to my county cricket days! As a 19 year old cricketer, playing for @Yorkshireccc ...

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Brian Lara, Sachin Tendulkar to play T20 tournament

MUMBAI: Batting greats Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara are among former cricketers who will return to the field for the Road Safety World Series in India next year. The World Series will be an annual Twenty20 tournament played between retired cricketers from five countries – Australia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, ...

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Allan Donald, Tendulkar, Cathryn join ICC Hall of Fame

LONDON: Former South Africa fast bowler Allan Donald, former India captain Sachin Tendulkar and former Australia Women’s fast bowler Cathryn Fitzpatrick have become the newest additions to the ICC Hall of Fame. The trio were inducted in a ceremony in London. Tendulkar, cricket’s most prolific run-getter, was inducted immediately after ...

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Kohli become fastest batsman to 11,000 ODI runs

MANCHESTER: India’s captain Virat Kohli on Sunday became the fastest batsman to reach the milestone of 11,000 ODI runs, surpassing the record previously held by his countryman Sachin Tendulkar. Kohli reached the milestone in the World Cup match against Pakistan when he smashed Hassan Ali for a boundary. By reaching ...

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Sachin Tendulkar responds with witty reply to ICC troll

NEW DELHI: Sachin Tendulkar recently attracted a lot of attention on Twitter with a knockout punch to International Cricket Council (ICC). The official handle of the cricket governing body tried to troll the legendary Indian batsman, however, it was his tongue-in-cheek response that stole the show online. As it happened, ...

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Abid Ali: It’s my wish that I meet Sachin Tendulkar

LONDON: Pakistan’s newly selected opener Abid Ali has expressed a wish to meet his idol Sachin Tendulkar, and hopes that despite strained political relations between the two countries, the legendary batsman will give him a hug and a few batting tips at next month´s World Cup. The 31-year old has ...

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