SACHIN RAMESH TENDULKAR

SACHIN RAMESH TENDULKAR

SACHIN RAMESH TENDULKAR

  • born:
    24-March-1973
  • Place:
    Bombay (Mumbai)
  • position:
    Batsman
  • Major Teams:
    India

Achievements

  • Sachin Tendulkar is known as “God of Cricket”. Any doubt? Decide yourself. Following are his few achievements: Tendulkar has amassed 18426 runs from 463 ODIs at an average of 44.83 and falls just one short of a half-century of hundreds in the 50 overs format. He also has 15921 runs from 200 Tests. A look at all the records Tendulkar holds: Most One-Day Internationals: 463 Most Man of the Match awards: 62 Most Man of the Series awards: 15 Longest ODI career: 22 years 91 days Only one to accomplish rare ODI triple: 15000 runs (18426), 100 wickets (154) and 100 catches (140) Most ODI runs: 18426 (ave.44.83) in 463 matches Most ODI centuries: 49 Most 50-plus innings: 195 (49 centuries and 96 fifties) Most 90s in a career: 18 First batsman to score an ODI double hundred: 200 not out against South Africa on Feb.24,2010 Most number of Test runs - 15,921 Most number of Tests played -200 Most number of Test centuries - 51 Most fifties in Tests - 68

Career

(Born 24 April 1973) is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely regarded as the greatest batsman of all time. He took up cricket at the age of eleven, made his Testdebut on 15 November 1989 against Pakistan in Karachi at the age of sixteen, and went on to represent Mumbaidomestically and India internationally for close to twenty-four years. He is the only player to have scored one hundred international centuries, the first batsman to score a double century in a One Day International, the holder of the record for the number of runs in both ODI and Test cricket, and the only player to complete more than 30,000 runs in international cricket.