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Sachin Tendulkar Life Biography –  Indian Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was born on 24 April 1973 into a Rajapur Saraswat Brahmin family in Bombay. He made an impact in cricket from a very early age. By the age of 15, he had made his first-class debut against Pakistan, aged only 16.

Sachin Tendulkar is one of the most decorated players in the history of cricket. After his retirement from the game in 2013, he was awarded Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award.

Sachin Tendulkar is the only player to score over 30,000 runs in international cricket. He scored a total of 34,357 runs in 664 international cricket matches. He is also the only player to score one hundred international hundreds and the first player to score a double hundred in limited overs cricket.

This biography provides detailed information about his childhood, profile, career, Physical Stats, Personal Life, Relationships, Family, Favourite Things, Money Factor, Awards, Achievements, History, Wiki, Height, Weight, Son, Daughter, Age, Girlfriends, Children, Wife, Story and timeline.

Biography & Wiki

Full NameSachin Ramesh Tendulkar
Names EarnedMaster Blaster, God of Cricket, Little Master

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.)centimeters– 165 cm
meters– 1.65 m
feet inches– 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)kilograms– 70 kg
pounds– 154 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)Chest: 40 inches
Waist: 34 inches
Biceps: 13 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown


International DebutODI- 18 December 1989 against Pakistan at Gujranwala
Test- 15 November 1989 against Pakistan at Karachi 
T20 – 1 December 2006 against South Africa in Johannesburg
Last MatchODI- On 18 March 2012 against Pakistan at Dhaka
Test- November 14-16, 2013 against West Indies at Mumbai
T20 – 1 December 2006 against South Africa at Johannesburg
International Retirement• Announced his retirement from One Day Internationals on 23 December 2012
• On 10 October 2013 Tendulkar announced that he would retire from all formats of cricket after the two-Test series against West Indies in November
Jersey Number10
Domestic/State Team(s)• Mumbai 
• Mumbai Indians 
• Yorkshire
Coach/MentorRamakant Achrekar
Favourite ShotStraight Drive
Records • Most number of Test runs – 15,921 
• Most number of ODI runs – 18,426 
• Most number of Tests played – 200 
• Most number of ODIs played – 463 
• First batsman to score a double hundred in ODIs
• Only batsman to have scored 100 international centuries 
• Most number of Test centuries – 51 
• Most number of ODI tons – 49 
• Most ODI half centuries – 96 
• Most number of runs (2,278) in World Cup history 
• Most World Cup appearances (6 editions) 
• Most number of centuries in World Cup history 
• Most fifties in Tests – 68 
• Fastest to 10,000 runs in Tests (195 innings – along with Brian Lara (WI) and Kumar Sangakkara (SL)) 
• Most runs in a single edition of World Cup (673 runs in 2003)
• Most ODI hundreds in a calendar year (9 in 1998)
• Only one to accomplish rare ODI triple: 15000 runs (18426), 100 wickets (154) and 100 catches (140)
• Most times to score 1000 runs in a calendar year: 7 times
• Most Fours: 2016
• Most runs in World Cups: 2278 runs at an average of 56.95 in 45 matches
• Most centuries in World Cups: 6 in 44 innings
• Most Man of the Match titles in World Cups: 9
• Highest number of Man of the Match titles in ODIs: 62
• Most Man of the Match titles in all formats: 76
• Most Man of the Series titles in all formats: 20
Awards & HonoursNational Honours

1994: Arjuna Award
1997-98: Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna
1999: Padma Shri
2001: Maharashtra Bhushan Award
2008: Padma Vibhushan
2014: Bharat Ratna

Other Honours

1997: Wisden Cricketer of the Year
2003: Player of the Tournament in the 2003 Cricket World Cup
2010: The Indian Air Force made him an Honorary Group Captain
2011: BCCI Cricketer of the Year award
2012: Honorary Life Membership of Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG)
2013: Indian Postal Service released a stamp of Tendulkar.

Personal Life

Date of Birth24 April 1973
Age (as in 2019)46 Years
BirthplaceNirmal Nursing Home in Dadar, Bombay (Now Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
School(s)• Indian Education Society’s New English School in Bandra (East), Mumbai
• Shardashram Vidyamandir School, Dadar, Mumbai
College/UniversityDid Not Attend
Educational QualificationHigh School
CasteRajapur Saraswat Brahmin
Address19-A, Perry Cross Road, Bandra (West), Mumbai
HobbiesCollecting Perfume, Watches & CD’s, Listening to Music
Controversies• In 1999, Shoaib Akhtar of Pakistan collided with him during a Test match in Kolkata, resulting in his being ruled run out by the third umpire.
• In 2001, he was suspended for one Test match by referee Mike Denness for not informing umpires that he was cleaning the seam of the ball during the Port Elizabeth Test against South Africa.

Marital Status, Affairs, Girlfriends 

Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsAnjali Tendulkar (Pediatrician)
Marriage Date24 May 1995

Family and Relatives

Wife/SpouseAnjali Tendulkar (Pediatrician)
ChildrenDaughter– Sara Tendulkar
Son– Arjun Tendulkar (Cricketer)
ParentsFather– Late Ramesh Tendulkar 
Mother– Rajni Tendulkar 
SiblingsBrothers– Nitin Tendulkar, Ajit Tendulkar
Sisters– Savita Tendulkar 


Favourite Cricketer(s)Batsmen : Sunil Gavaskar, Sir Vivian Richards
Bowlers : Wasim Akram, Anil Kumble, Shane Warne
Favourite Cricket Ground(s)Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) & Wankhede Stadium Mumbai
Favourite Food(s)Bombay Duck, Prawn Curry, Crab masala, Keema Paratha
Favourite Actor(s)Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Nana Patekar
Favourite ActressMadhuri Dixit
Favourite Film(s)Bollywood: Sholay 
Hollywood: Coming To America
Favourite Musician(s)Sachin Dev Burman, Bappi Lahiri, Dire Straits
Favourite Singer(s)Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar
Favourite Song“Yaad Aa Raha Hai Tera Pyar” by Bappi Lahiri
Favourite Sport(s)Lawn Tennis, Formula 1
Favourite Tennis Player(s)John McEnroe & Roger Federer


Income (as in 2018)₹80 crore/annum
Net Worth (approx.)₹1100 crore (as in 2018)

Sachin Tendulkar Life Biography – Known Facts About Sachin Tendulkar

  • Does Sachin Tendulkar smoke?: No
  • Does Sachin Tendulkar drink alcohol?: Yes
  • He was named after the famous Indian Music Director, Sachin Dev Burman.
  • At the age of 17, he met his wife Anjali for the first time at the Mumbai airport and got married to her 5 years later.
  • He owned a restaurant in Colaba, Mumbai called “Tendulkar’s.
  • He is the first and the youngest Indian sportsperson to be awarded Bharat Ratna.
  • In 2003, he made a special appearance in a Bollywood film called “Stumped.”
  • Tendulkar’s career span of 24 years and a day is the fifth-longest in Test history.
  • Six times Sachin scored 1000 or more Test runs in a calendar year, the most by any batsman.
  • Tendulkar was dismissed ten times in Tests when he was in his nineties.
  • Tendulkar was dismissed 681 times in his career and for just over 60% of those dismissals, he was out caught.

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Contact Address19-A, Perry Cross Road, Bandra (West), Mumbai – 400050, Maharashtra
Phone Number(022) 26457576, +44-20-72891300
House AddressMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Fax NumberNot Available
Official WebsiteNot Available
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