Sachin Tendulkar Records A Splendid Career
posted on 12th Oct 2010
The game of cricket has witnessed some outstanding talent since its advent. From hitting big sixes to fierce seam bowling, world has cherished the skills of many top cricket players every now and then. Standing tall amongst all these cricket heroes is the legend of Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar. He is considered as the god of cricket in India and has a huge army of fans all over the world. Whenever, he walks to the field, whole world applauds his exceptional passion and zeal for the game of cricket.
Sachin Tendulkar has been a great ambassador for world cricket since his debut. In an international career extending over two decades, he has left no stone unturned when it comes to batting. He has many cricket records under his kitty, infact it can be easily said that whenever Sachin holds his bat on the pitch, a new batting record is in the making. From a huge pile of achievements, some of Sachin's records take him far ahead of all best batsman in the world, to an elite class of his own. Almost every record of batting in international cricket belongs to Sachin regardless whether it's test cricket or ODI cricket. Sachin is an undisputed champion of cricket and has brought the country laurels on many occasions. His blistering double century in an ODI against South Africa, which is the only double ton in ODI history, is just a mere showcase of cricketing talent.
Sachin holds the record of playing most number of test matches as well as one day internationals in world cricket. He has scored maximum number of centuries in both test and one day cricket with a total of 95 international hundreds. He has also scored more than 1000 runs in ODI's during a calender year on six occasions. Sachin was the first batsman to reach 10,000 runs in one day cricket and he is also the only batsman to have scored more than 3000 runs against two cricketing nations i.e Australia and Sri Lanka. He holds the world record of most man of the match awards as well as most man of the series awards in ODI cricket. Besides these impressive batting records, there is also another record related to his name. Sachin holds a world record in getting out the maximum number of times in nineties during international matches.
Recently, Sachin was selected as the Best cricketer of the year & People's Choice Cricketer of the year by ICC. He was also facilitated with the rank of Group Captain in Indian Air Force. Sachin Tendulkar has turned many tides on his own and still aspires to play on to bring glory for India. Get mored details on personal life, records and achievements of Sachin Tendulkar