Honored with the title of the “God of Cricket,” Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar is an immensely popular and hailed as the greatest batsmen of all time. He is the only player to have scored a hundred centuries and to have completed more than 30,000 runs in international cricket. He was also the first to batsman to score two centuries in a One Day International.
Tendulkar was named the second greatest Test batsman of all time, after Don Brandman, and the second greatest One Day International batsman of all time, after Viv Richards by Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack in 2002. Starting early in life, Tendulkar began playing cricket at the age of 11 and made his Test debut when he was only 16. He has played for India for nearly 24 years.
"I spent a lot of time preparing myself physically and mentally. I would rather convert that negative energy into positive energy."