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Prithvi Shaw versus Sachin Tendulkar: A comparison on their feats as teenage batsmen in domestic cricket

Prithvi Shaw versus Sachin Tendulkar: A comparison on their feats as teenage batsmen in domestic cricket

17-year-old Shaw, born on November 9, 1999, now holds four remarkable records in his young career. He is the youngest to not only score a ton in a Duleep Trophy final but also the youngest to have a century on Duleep Trophy debut and the youngest to score a half-century in both the Duleep Trophy final, as well as the Ranji Trophy final.

Sep 26, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
IND vs AUS 2017: Sachin Tendulkar wants Virat Kohli and Co to ‘bluewash’ Australia

IND vs AUS 2017: Sachin Tendulkar wants Virat Kohli and Co to ‘bluewash’ Australia

If this Virat and his army can achieve a "bluewash", then it would be a history in itself. No other Indian side had ever whitewashed Australia in a bilateral series before.  

Sep 25, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
IND vs AUS 2017: Rohit Sharma scripts record-breaking six-hitting spree against Australia

IND vs AUS 2017: Rohit Sharma scripts record-breaking six-hitting spree against Australia

Adding to it, Rohit's knock of 71 runs took him past his teammate Dhoni in the all-time list of most runs in an India-Australia battle. The 30-year-old stands fifth with 1403 runs and is the highest among the active players. Sachin however tops the chart with 3077 runs, the only other Indian above Rohit.  

Sep 25, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar taught me how to remain mentally strong, says Ajinkya Rahane

Sachin Tendulkar taught me how to remain mentally strong, says Ajinkya Rahane

Rahane also said that the fact some of the Australian batsmen are finding it hard to pick up the spin twins, Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav, is actually a good sign for the Indian team.

Sep 23, 2017, 15:56 PM IST
Steve Smith denies having personal animosity with Virat Kohli

Steve Smith denies having personal animosity with Virat Kohli

Asked to name two of his favourite Indian cricketers during an interaction of Indian Chamber of Commerce, Smith, after a long thought said: "Sachin Tendulkar and Harbhajan Singh."

Sep 21, 2017, 00:32 AM IST
Pakistani fans thank Jasprit Bumrah for visiting Lahore

Pakistani fans thank Jasprit Bumrah for visiting Lahore

Indian legends Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh have their lookalikes, and those doppelgangers were frequently spotted in cricket stadiums.

Sep 20, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
I don't play for three-figure mark, that is why I end up crossing it: Virat Kohli

I don't play for three-figure mark, that is why I end up crossing it: Virat Kohli

Virat is currently second on the all-time list of most ODI tons with 30 apiece alongside Aussie great Ricky Ponting. However, Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar tops the chart with 49 hundreds. But ever since Kohli's prolific 30th ton notched up against Sri Lanka in the ODI series, there has been a renewed piece of discussion – Can the 28-year-old surpass his idol?

Sep 16, 2017, 18:28 PM IST
After calling Virat Kohli 'sweeper', Dennis Freedman asks 'Sachin who' - See how Indians replied

After calling Virat Kohli 'sweeper', Dennis Freedman asks 'Sachin who' - See how Indians replied

Dennis Freedman, an Australian blogger, took to Twitter ahead of the match to post a photograph of the Men in Blue - who swept the stands at the Eden Gardens as part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on Gandhi Jayanti last year.

Sep 16, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
2006-07 was possibly lowest for Indian cricket team, reveals Sachin Tendulkar

2006-07 was possibly lowest for Indian cricket team, reveals Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar said the Indian cricket team witnessed a lot of changes after the first round exit from the 2007 World Cup in the West Indies and the move eventually reaped huge dividends.

Sep 13, 2017, 00:07 AM IST
See pic: When Brett Lee met Sachin Tendulkar's 'Biggest Fan'

See pic: When Brett Lee met Sachin Tendulkar's 'Biggest Fan'

With 34347 international runs and 100 centuries to his name, Tendulkar dominated the cricket field for more than two-and-a-half decades. 

Sep 10, 2017, 12:52 PM IST
Watch: ECB reveals James Anderson's special relationship with Sachin Tendulkar

Watch: ECB reveals James Anderson's special relationship with Sachin Tendulkar

Anderson, 35, is likely to become the most successful pacer in the history of the game. If he manages to play for another couple of years, he can overtake the Aussie great Glenn McGrath's total of 563 wickets – which is the most a pacer has ever had.

Sep 10, 2017, 05:40 AM IST
Indian sports fraternity wishes actor Akshay Kumar on his 50th birthday

Indian sports fraternity wishes actor Akshay Kumar on his 50th birthday

In keeping with his popularity and his birthday, many Indian sports stars wished him on Twitter. Here is our pick on some of the best tweets from Indian athletes of past and present.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:52 PM IST
On this day in 1994, Sachin Tendulkar scored the first of his 49 ODI tons - Watch

On this day in 1994, Sachin Tendulkar scored the first of his 49 ODI tons - Watch

It all started at Colombo's R Premadasa Stadium in a Singer World Series match against Australia that Tendulkar, showed glimpses of a great player he was to become in the years to come. 

Sep 09, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
Virat Kohli confident of playing for another 10 years

Virat Kohli confident of playing for another 10 years

Forget 10 years, if he plays for another five years, Kohli is almost certain to break most of the batting records.

Sep 09, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
See pic: Sachin Tendulkar gets nostalgic, reveals something he could never do

See pic: Sachin Tendulkar gets nostalgic, reveals something he could never do

After sharing the picture Tendulkar revealed that while he scored heavily on the off-field he was never a good scorer in the field of studies.

Sep 08, 2017, 11:55 AM IST
I am working hard for comeback, I am not the 'thanda' type: Suresh Raina

I am working hard for comeback, I am not the 'thanda' type: Suresh Raina

The last time Raina had played for India was in the T20I series against England, back in February. He had hit 63 runs in Bangalore and later went on to have a decent IPL where he managed to score 422 runs in 14 matches for Gujarat Lions. 

Sep 08, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
Michael Holding reckons Virat Kohli has long way to go to beat Sachin Tendulkar's 100 hundreds

Michael Holding reckons Virat Kohli has long way to go to beat Sachin Tendulkar's 100 hundreds

Run-machine Virat Kohli is the talk of the town. The India captain on Sunday overtook Aussie great Ricky Ponting to become the second highest century maker in ODIs.

Sep 06, 2017, 18:53 PM IST
After Sachin Tendulkar's backing, West Indies eager to embarrass England once again

After Sachin Tendulkar's backing, West Indies eager to embarrass England once again

Despite being set over 300 to win in the fourth innings following a declaration by England captain Joe Root, the West Indies won by five wickets .

Sep 06, 2017, 10:13 AM IST
Watch: Virat Kohli bats left-handed after 30th ODI ton

Watch: Virat Kohli bats left-handed after 30th ODI ton

Kohli has his eyes set on finding a core team for the 2019 World Cup and has affirmed that flexibility is the key to finding a place in the Indian ODI side where everyone needs to chip in every department.

Sep 05, 2017, 09:07 AM IST

Virat Kohli vs Sachin Tendulkar: A statistical comparison through contrasting eras

The Delhi-based cricketer tumbled down a plethora of records with his blistering 116-ball 100 at Premadasa, but what left the analysts and few legends of game rather astonished is that at such an early part of his career and at such a young age, Kohli seems to be slowly and silently inching towards the cricketing records set by Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar.

Sep 04, 2017, 18:31 PM IST