Unending Wishes For ‘God Of Cricket’ Sachin Tendulkar As He Turns 47

File Picture

The Mumbai Bomber Sachin Tendulkar turned a year older today . The iconic batsman is now 47 and on his special day there was unending rush of messages wishing him.

The legendary batsman had sterling 24 year long cricketing career and played an astonishing 200 Test matches .  His records are truly phenomenal .  Tests : 200 ,  Runs : 15921,  Average : 53.8 . Highest : 248 *. Hundreds : 51.  50s : 68. ODI :  Matches : 463 ,  Runs : 18426 , Highest : 200*, Average : 44. 8 , Hundreds : 49  , 50s : 96

And among the first to wish him was Indian cricket team skipper and superstar Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli took to Twitter to write: “Happy birthday to the man whose passion for the game of cricket has inspired many. Wishing you an amazing year ahead paaji.”

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly too tweeted his wishes

BCCI extended their wishes to the master blaster  through a video

Former explosive opening batsman Virender Sehwag too tweeted his wishes,

Gautam Gambhir, Former India opener now BJP MP From East Delhi too wished Sachin in a tweet,

Awards Won By The Maestro
1994 – Arjuna Award, by the Government of India in recognition of his outstanding achievement in sports.
1997–98 – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, India’s highest honour given for achievement in sports.
1999 – Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award.
2001 – Maharashtra Bhushan Award, Maharashtra State’s highest Civilian Award.
2008 – Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian award.
2014 – Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award.

Most Popular

To Top