WHY SACHIN TENDULKAR IS CALLED THE GOD OF CRICKET? (BIRTHDAY SPECIAL)

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar who is also known as God of Cricket. He retired from international cricket in November 2013. He is a cricket legend and has honored the Indian cricket team with his remarkable performances. God of cricket turns 44 on 24th April 2017, here are some of the spectacular records set by him.

  1. Maximum number of Test Played- 200
  2. Maximum number of Test Centuries- 51
  3. Maximum ODI Centuries- 49
  4. Man of the Match awards- 62
  5. Man of the Series Awards- 15
  6. Maximum ODI Centuries- 49
  7. Maximum 90s made in Tests-10
  8. Maximum One-Day Internationals-463
  9. Longest ODI Career- 22years and 91 days
  10. Maximum 50-plus innings- 195
  11. First batsman to score in an ODI- double hundreds
  12. Centuries in World Cups- 6 in 44 innings
  13. Best hundred against any team- 9 vs. Australia (ODI)
  14. Only batsman to score centuries in Duleep Trophy, Ranji Trophy and Irani Trophy debuts
  15. First overseas player to play for Yorkshire Province, England
  16. 90s in a career- 18
  17. India’s youngest ODI captain at 23years and 126 days (vs Sri Lanka in 1996)
  18. Maximum ODI runs- 18426 in 463 matches
  19. Maximum number of Test Runs- 15,921 runs
  20. Maximum number of runs in World Cups- 2278 runs
  21. He is the only one to accomplished rare ODI triple- 15000 runs, 100 wickets and 100 catches
  22. 10,000 runs in Tests (195 innings) joint with Brian Lara and Kumar Sangakkara