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.

Ode to Sachin: Durga Puja pandal turns into cricket stadium
Ode to Sachin: Durga Puja pandal turns into cricket stadium

Fans of Sachin Tendulkar have set up a Durga Puja pandal near here in the form of a cricket stadium graced by 10 idols of the 'God of Cricket'.

Tendulkar gets life membership at Dubai`s Els golf club

Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar may now be seen swinging on a different pitch after the legendary batsman was awarded a life membership at The Els Club golf course from Dubai Sports City partner Abdulrahman Falaknaz.

Tendulkar bowls at MI nets alongside son Arjun

Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar was seen bowling at the Mumbai Indians nets alongside son Arjun at the International Cricket Council (ICC) Academy here.

Don`t crucify Yuvraj Singh, he`s down but not out: Sachin Tendulkar

Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar came out in support of erratic Yuvraj Singh who has been solely blamed for India`s loss in the finals of the ICC World Twenty20 to Sri Lanka.

Sachin Tendulkar, Professor CNR Rao receive Bharat Ratna

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and eminent scientist Prof CNR Rao were on Tuesday conferred with the country`s highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna by President Pranab Mukherjee at a function held at the `Durbar Hall` of Rashtrapati Bahavan.

"Last goodbye to 22 yards" now on social media

A documentary charting the euphoria around final days of legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in the game will be available on social media platforms, including Youtube from Saturday.

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.

I will continue to worship Sachin Tendulkar: Sudhir Chaudhary

He has stowed away on trains and paddled his way to cricket venues but for a passionate Sudhir Chaudhary, one of the greatest fans of Sachin Tendulkar, the retirement of his "god" and legendary batsman will not stop him from cheering the Indian team in future.

Hope a West Indian carries forward Sachin`s legacy: Holder

Just-retired cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar`s legacy should be carried forward by someone from the Caribbean nation, feels West Indies fast bowler Jason Holder.

Famous sand artist pays a tribute to Sachin Tendulkar

As master blaster Sachin Tendulkar bid adieu to the international cricket, famous sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik crafted a sculpture in Odisha to pay him a tribute.

Sachin Tendulkar will never retire from our hearts

Sachin is not just one of the greatest cricketers in the history of the game but he is surely one the greatest sportsperson that the world has seen, transcending time and space.

I became emotional with the way players gave me send off, says Sachin Tendulkar

The feeling has not quite sunk in yet but batting icon Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday said it was the perfect time to end his dream journey in cricket as his body was finding it tough to cope with the rigours of international cricket.

Now onus is on Virat Kohli to fill big shoes of Sachin Tendulkar

Very much like Sachin Tendulkar, the 25-year-old Virat Kohli has the quality of making even the best of the bowlers look mediocre with his high quality batting.

Dhyan Chand too deserved Bharat Ratna: Gurbux Singh

With the government on Saturday announcing Bharat Ratna for cricket genius Sachin Tendulkar, former hockey great and Olympian Gurbux Singh said hockey wizard Dhyan Chand was more deserving.

Lara, Aamir Khan extend best wishes to Tendulkar

West Indian cricket icon Brian Lara and Bollywood star Aamir Khan extended their best wishes to `Master Blaster` Sachin Tendulkar, as he wears the `National Blue` for the last time for his 200th Test match on home turf.

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.

Ahead of his farewell Test, emotional Sachin thanks fans for 24 years of support

The Master Blaster, who is about to play his farewell Test against West Indies starting November 14 in Mumbai, is highly touched with such a response which he has been getting from his fans worldwide.

Statesman Tendulkar`s dressing room influence revealed

Besides his enormous contribution with the bat, Sachin Tendulkar`s wise counsel has defused some ugly situations in the Indian cricket team`s dressing room.

Sachin Tendulkar to set another benchmark in his farewell match

Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has broken many cricketing records and set new benchmarks in his career, few of which looked impossible to achieve, at least for now.