Dhoni was a goalkeeper for his football team and was sent to play cricket for a local cricket club by his football coach. Though he had not played cricket, Dhoni impressed with his wicket-keeping skills and became the regular wicketkeeper at the Commando cricket club — But he also had a mischievous side to his personality. Once, while staying at the railway quarters, Dhoni and a couple of his friends covered themselves in white bedsheets and walked around in the complex late in the night.
Tendulkar has three elder siblings: As a young boy, Tendulkar was considered a bully, and often picked up fights with new children in his school. He introduced him to Ramakant Achrekara famous cricket coach and a club cricketer of repute, at Shivaji ParkDadar. In the first meeting, the young Sachin did not play his best.
Ajit told Achrekar that he was feeling self-conscious due to the coach observing him, and was not displaying his natural game. Ajit requested the coach to give him another chance at playing, but watch while hiding behind a tree.
If he became exhausted, Achrekar would put a one- rupee coin on the top of the stumpsand the bowler who dismissed Tendulkar would get the coin. If Tendulkar passed the whole session without getting dismissed, the coach would give him the coin.
Tendulkar now considers the 13 coins he won then as some of his most prized possessions. He had become a common conversation point in local cricketing circles, where there were suggestions already that he would become one of the greats.
He was involved in an unbroken run partnership in a Lord Harris Shield inter-school game against St. The destructive pair reduced one bowler to tears and made the rest of the opposition unwilling to continue the game. Tendulkar scored not out in this innings and scored over a thousand runs in the tournament.
However, he was not selected for the final eleven in any of the matches, though he was often used as a substitute fielder. He followed this by scoring a century in his first Deodhar and Duleep Trophieswhich are also Indian domestic tournaments.
He scored runs at an average of Tendulkar made his Test debut against Pakistan in Karachi in November aged 16 years and days. He made 15 runs, being bowled by Waqar Youniswho also made his debut in that match, but was noted for how he handled numerous blows to his body at the hands of the Pakistani pace attack.
While he displayed a full repertoire of strokes in compiling his maiden Test hundred, most remarkable were his off-side shots from the back foot.
Though only 5ft 5in tall, he was still able to control without difficulty short deliveries from the English pacemen.
Tendulkar further enhanced his reputation as a future great during the —92 tour of Australia held before the Cricket World Cupthat included an unbeaten in the third Test at Sydneymaking him the youngest batsman to score a century in Australia.
He opened the batting at Auckland against New Zealand inmaking 82 runs off 49 balls.
Tendulkar fell amid a batting collapse and the match referee, Clive Lloydawarded Sri Lanka the match after the crowd began rioting and throwing litter onto the field. Tendulkar and Navjot Singh Sidhu both made centuries to set a then record partnership for the second wicket.
After getting out, Tendulkar found Azharuddin in two minds about whether he should bat. It enabled India to post a score in excess of runs for the first time in an ODI. Set runs to win, Australia were cruising at for 3 in the 31st over when Tendulkar turned the match for India, taking the wickets of Michael BevanSteve WaughDarren LehmannTom Moody and Damien Martyn for 32 runs in 10 overs.
These twin knocks were also known as the Desert Storm innings. Aroundpeople came to support India during the initial four days of the tournament, breaking a year-old record for aggregate Test attendance record.Write a biosketch on sachin tendulkar - Write the missing word __The refrigerator a cabinet which is used keeping fresh vegetables cooked food and other eatables a cool place so that they not get spoiled.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni was born on July 7, at Ranchi, Jharkhand located in the east corner of India. He studied at DAV Jawahar Vidya Mandir where he was keenly interested in football and badminton.
Dhoni’s is the highest score in a Test by a Indian captain, surpassing Sachin Tendulkar’s Dhoni is also the most successful. Records and achievements. Gavaskar was the first Test cricket player to make over 10, runs.
Sachin Tendulkar equalled Sunil Gavaskar's record of first class s on 8 February Gavaskar was the first cricketer to play consecutive test matches. Dhoni also holds numerous captaincy records such as the most wins by an Indian captain in Tests, ODIs and T20Is, and most back-to-back wins by an Indian captain in ODIs.
Dhoni is a fan of Adam Gilchrist, and his childhood idols were cricket teammate Sachin Tendulkar, Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan and a record that he would re-write Bowling: Right-arm medium. Sachin Tendulkar was born April 24, , in Bombay, India.
Introduced to cricket at age 11, Tendulkar was just 16 when he became India's youngest Test cricketer. In , he became the first cricketer to score 35 centuries ( runs in a single inning) in Test play. Sachin Tendulkar is an Indian cricketer and arguably the most masterful batsmen in international cricketing history.
Dubbed the ‘Milestone Man’, he holds the most amount of records .