Sachin Tendulkar narrates how he reached airport by taxi before an ODI
Sachin Tendulkar narrates how he reached airport by taxi before an ODI

Commitment to his game of cricket had once compelled Sachin Tendulkar to call a private taxi in order to reach a match venue on time. "I have had a little bad experience while driving. I was going to Nagpur after my injury to play a one-day match and my flight was around 6 or 6:30 in the morning and my car's tyre got punctured at 5:30 am and I had to reach airport to catch flight. So I had to take a taxi to reach the airport. I was tensed that I won't probably get a taxi," Tendulkar told reporters at the launch of a rooftop Go-Karting circuit at Smaaash.

Former Pakistan cricketers worried with team's poor run of form
Former Pakistan cricketers worried with team's poor run of form

Pakistan's run of poor form against Australia in the United Arab Emirates has prompted former greats to express concerns over the national team's chances of doing well in the 2015 World Cup.

IM Vijayan flattered by Sachin Tendulkar`s soccer knowledge, interest

Former India international footballer IM Vijayan is flattered by cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar`s knowledge of soccer and the little master`s keenness to learn the finer points of the game.

Sunil Gavaskar, Mark Nicholas escape life-threatening road accident in England

India`s legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar escaped a life-threatening road accident on Sunday while travelling to London from Manchester.

Didn`t want to miss important names in farewell speech: Tendulkar

He delivered his farewell speech with such emotional conviction that many were left wiping tears but retired batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today said his only preparation for the stirring address was to remember the "important" names he wanted to mention.

Sachin Tendulkar`s nomination as RS member challenged

The Madras High Court today ordered issue of notice to Deputy Chairman and Secretary General of Rajya Sabha Secretariat on a petition challenging Sachin Tendulkar`s nomination as a member of the Upper House.

Sachin Tendulkar donates Rs 10 lakh to Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital

Retired batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today donated Rs 10 lakh to Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children while initiating awareness on prevention of cardiac disease among children.

It still has not hit me yet: Sachin Tendulkar on retirement

Sachin Tendulkar might have retired from all forms of cricket last month but the Indian batting legend says the feeling is yet to sink in that he would not playing the sport anymore.

Sachin Tendulkar admits he never enjoyed training during `iconic` career

Retired Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has admitted that he had never enjoyed training and had always found it difficult.

Maharashtra school curriculum to include chapter on Sachin Tendulkar

School students in Maharashtra would get to learn about the `God` of cricket, Sachin Tendulkar, as part their curriculum activities from next academic year.

Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar — Bharat’s Priceless Ratna

Bharat Ratna Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar — sure sounds sweet to the ears!

Cricket without Sachin Tendulkar…

Cricket will continue. But without Sachin most of us will probably have to find a new reason to watch it.

Every Indian is proud of Sachin Tendulkar: Narendra Modi

Praising Sachin Tendulkar for his unmatched hard work and dedication, Narendra Modi on Thursday said every Indian feels proud of the cricketer.

Tendulkar`s retirement biggest in cricket history: Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has termed Sachin Tendulkar`s retirement from international cricket as the "biggest" the game has ever seen, while another former great VVS Laxman feels that CAB`s farewell arrangements won`t cause "distraction" to him.

Ranji Trophy: Sachin Tendulkar scores match-winning 79 in his last innings for Mumbai

After being dismissed for just 5 runs in the first innings, Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar made his last appearance for Mumbai memorable when he played a match-winning knock of 79 runs against Haryana.

This mason has Sachin`s 327 Test innings and ODI tons on tips

He has not quite mastered the skill of construction but a 32-year-old mason from a hamlet in Sikhar district of Rajasthan seems to be a `PHD` in the country`s most loved subject -- Sachin Tendulkar -- having memorised each and every Test innings and ODI centuries of the retiring icon.

Sachin Tendulkar to be Congress’ `star campaigner` for MP Assembly polls?

Days after he announced his intention to end his professional career after playing the historic 200th Test against West Indies, Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar was shortlisted by Congress as a `star campaigner` for Jyotiradiya Scindia Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls, according to reports.

When I met Tendulkar...

Wearing a white shirt and denim, there he was, standing right in front of us as I mumbled, `Sachin Tendulkar`.

Ed Smith says Tendulkar symbolized India`s rise as world power

Former England cricket player Ed Smith has claimed that Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar`s rise has coincided with the emergence of India as a world power and an economic giant and that is why the Little Master has been a symbol of the rise of India.

An open letter to Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin, you have changed cricket in past 24 years and now it`s time to change the face of the nation.