With him batting on the pitch for India, the stadium shouts ‘Sachin, Sachin’ and then comes the storm of 4’s and 6’s. We are talking about none other than our own ‘Master Blaster’, Sachin Tendulkar. It’s Sachin Tendulkar’s 44th birthday and we wish him a very warm happy birthday.
The man with wide and radiant smile, curly hair, lively eyes and abundant talent is celebrating his 44th birthday today and we want to bring some lights on his ups and downs. Like in every successful person’s life, Sachin Tendulkar has also seen few of very disappointing moments when he missed centuries by just 1 run. Living upto one’s expectation is so difficult but this man had to live upto to the expectations of the whole nation. When he bats, audience doesn’t want singles or 2’s but only 4’s and 6’s and this benchmark was setup by himself which made people look for more from him. Let’s quickly read few of such ‘not-so-known’ facts about Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar.
Sachin Tendulkar was named after Sachin Dev Burman (SD Burman) since his father, Ramesh Tendulkar, was a big fan of SD Burman.
Sachin, during his early days, use to get a Re. 1 coin as a prize from his coach Ramakant Achrekar if he could survive as a batsman throughout a match. He has won 13 of them and calls them very important part of his life.
Sachin Tendulkar was found sleeping in his crickets gears in his early days.
Sachin Tendulkar is known for his expensive car collection but do you know that Sachin’s first car was a Maruti 800.
Sachin’s first to endorse was GlaxoSmithKline’s ‘Boost’, a healthy energy drink brand.
Sachin Tendulkar, the cool minded li’l master was, reportedly, a bully in the school time.
Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly are known for being boon to the Indian Cricket Team. They call each other by some interesting names. Sachin calls Ganguly ‘Babu Mushai’ while Ganguly calls Sachin ‘Chhota Babu’.
Source: Ajanta News