Ten Things That You Dint Know About Sachin Tendulkar
Here is a compilation of the top 10 things that you probably didnt
know about Sachin Tendulkar!
1. Sachin calls Sourav Ganguly babu Moshai
meaning big brother and Ganguly calls him "Chota Babu" meaning younger
brother. Thats just downright adorable, right? "To me he will not just
be remembered as a great player and a lovely human being, but as
somebody who tried to learn Bengali for the last 14 years but never
managed to do so!", Saurav Ganguly
. There are two wards in New Delhis Tihar Jail,
one named after Tendulkar and another after Vinod Kambli. The duo shared
a 664-run unbroken partnership in a school match.
3. Sachin is the only cricketer to have made it to the Madame Tussauds wax museum
4. Anjali Tendulkar
who Sachin calls his "Dream woman" is known to not eat or drink
anything when Sachin is on the crease... Suddenly, we empathise with her
for all those hours that she must have starved as the Little Master
scored his centuries.
5. Sachins coach Ramakant Achrekar encouraged for
others to get Sachin out, if Sachin remained unbeaten he got to keep
those coins, Sachin still has 13 of those.
6. Only batsman to have scored at least TWO centuries
against ALL other Test playing countries. That includes countries like
West Indies, Srilanka, Australia, Zimbabwe, England, South Africa,
Pakistan, Bangladesh, and New Zealand. Those are a lot of countries and a
lot of centuries!
7. As opposed to his calm and composed demeanor Sachin
is said to have picked fights is school, in fact Sachin is known to have
bullied a lot of his friends and juniors.
8. Sachin is most fascinated by band aids; even the
slightest hint of a wound, Sachin would plaster it. Funnily, Sachin also
made his first appearance in a sticking plaster ad!
9. Sachin and his wife had to leave a cinema hall
mid-way through the film Roja after people spotted the both of them.
Apparently, Sachin had disguised with a pair of glasses and a beard and
sadly, the glasses fell off. The aura of God cannot be hidden or
10. Sachins Mother has never seen him play an
international match! Ever!! The 200th match will see his mother watching
him for the very first time. Sachins mother is bound to a wheel