Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar turned 44 on Monday, the spectacular cricketer who gave his 24 years to cricket is still considered as the best in the world. Although the god of cricket’s retired from international four years ago but his charisma hasn’t faded out.
In his cricket career that continued for 24 years, the little master accumulated 34357 runs in international cricket which is more than any other batsmen in the world.
The master blaster has 49 hundreds in ODIs, while in Test cricket he has 51 hundreds which combine for a record 100 international centuries.
Born in a Marathi family in Mumbai, Sachin made his Test debut against Pakistan.
In 1989, he became the youngest player to play International cricket for India
The Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, who retired in the year 2013 has received the Bharat Ratna award.
Wishes poured in for Tendulkar, whose birthday will be celebrated by his former Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Mumbai Indians later.
The little master gave his 24 years to cricket and is still considered as the best in the world.
Sachin’s docu-drama, ‘Sachin: A Billion Dreams’ is all set to hit the screens on May 26 which is expected to be a sure shot treat for cricket fans out there.
Tendulkar also played in the Indian Premier League for six seasons.