Sachin has always been there for me: Asha Bhosle

Updated: Jan 23, 2013, 19:31 PM IST

Mumbai: Singing legend Asha Bhosle`s is impressed with humility of ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who launched the music of her debut movie ‘Mai’, and says he`s always been there for her.

"He has so much respect for me that whenever I called him, he never said that I cannot come. `Sachin ek aise ped ki tarah hain jis par phal hai aur woh jhukta hi jaa raha hai`. (As he is growing in life, Sachin is becoming more and more humble)," said the singer at the music launch of ‘Mai’ Tuesday.

Directed by debutant Mahesh Kodiyal, ‘Mai’ tells the story of a woman abandoned by her only son. Padmini Kolhapure, Ram Kapoor, Navin Kaushik and Shivani Joshi join Asha in the cast of the movie.