Sachin Tendulkar bid a teary-eyed farewell to cricket while contemporary Viswanathan Anand lost his world chess crown in an emotional year for Indians in sports.
Sachin Tendulkar isn't alone in bidding farewell to colleagues as, today, I enter into my final few hours as news editor for just-food. It is a bittersweet departure, however, as I am not venturing far. Only a hop, skip and a jump away,...Show More Summary
While Sachin Tendulkar’s retirement may have been looked upon as the saddest chapter in Indian cricket, the fact remains that his exit can only work to the benefit of MS Dhoni’s emerging Test side.
Catch ’em young: Chess prodigies on the riseBy Sandip G | ENS - CHENNAI Published: 20th November 2013 01:20 AM Last Updated: 20th November 2013 01:20 AM At 13, Sachin Tendulkar was just another springy kid at Ramakant Achrekar’s academy. Show More Summary
England batsman shrugs off Australian barbs on eve of 100th Test for England as series finally arrives Preview LAST UPDATED AT 08:59 ON Tue 19 Nov 2013 AMID all the recent hoo-hah surrounding the retirement of Sachin Tendulkar, another...Show More Summary
An hour before lunch on Friday, Sachin Tendulkar left a cricket field with a bat in his hand for the final time. He made no great fuss about it. The world’s most famous cricketer, and India’s favorite son, had just scored an impressive seventy-four runs. Show More Summary
FRESH back from the Commonwealth summit in Colombo this week, David Cameron can feel some pride in his performance there. Having been pilloried by human-rights activists for attending the event, he used it as an opportunity to protest against the abusive regime of President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Show More Summary
For 24 years Sachin had been India's happiness index. If a common man, while wading through the struggles of his daily life, smiled, it was mostly when Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar took guard for India. All that has come to an end with his retirement.
I think we can all agree the problem of recent times is a lack of Sachin Tendulkar articles. But this is not a Sachin Tendulkar article. Not because I couldn’t retell my story about the day I almost saw him bat at the MCG in front of 300 people, any anecdote involving him and Jesse […]
Sachin Tendulkar, the "little master," ended his career on Saturday. He's been given the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honor, for being a "true ambassador" for his nation. No other sports star has been given that honor.
Social Media went abuzz with congratulatory messages as India's ace cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar retired from the game and was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award, shortly after.
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Time Magazine once called him the “God of Cricket.” Sachin Tendulkar may not be a household name in America, but in Asia, he’s widely considered the greatest athlete of his generation. This week, after a career spanning 24 years, he played his final match in...
The "little master," India's greatest cricketer, is heading into retirement. In what's likely his last time at bat, he scored 74 runs, short of the "century" that fans had been hoping for, but helping his team build an almost insurmountable lead.
Indian cricket legend out for 74 in what looks likely to be his final Test innings First Reaction LAST UPDATED AT 11:50 ON Fri 15 Nov 2013 SACHIN TENDULKAR has played what is likely to be his final Test innings, scoring 74 against the...Show More Summary
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has been dismissed for 74 in his 200th and final Test match. The wicket came from a sharp slip catch by West Indies captain Darren Sammy. “Thank you for the memories, Sachin. We will miss you,” former...Show More Summary
Sachin Tendulkar's 200th test match, against West Indies at the Wankhede Stadium, will also be his last as the 'Little Master' brings the curtain down on a glittering 24-year cricket career at the age of 40.
India transfixed as the Little Master reaches 38 not out in what could be his last-ever innings First Reaction LAST UPDATED AT 13:24 ON Thu 14 Nov 2013 INDIAN cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar could be on the brink of a spectacular farewell...Show More Summary
The website selling tickets for Sachin Tendulkar’s last test match at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai recorded more than 19 million hits within its first hour of ticket sales — and only 5,000 tickets were available to the public. That’s the kind of pulling power the world’s greatest cricketer has. Show More Summary
He is the Greatest. Sportsman. Ever. Cricket legend Tendulkar has broken all the records there are to break and done so beautifully. He has scored over 34,000 runs in a career spanning more than two decades, during which he has consistently brought his A-game, having never once been dropped from his country’s Test side (it’s most elite cricket team). Show More Summary