THE SACHIN WHOM WE DON’T KNOW
Remember the world cup where SACHIN SACHIN SACHIN echoed in all Indian ears. Yes, this man is and always be the highest emotion for all Indians. Because from the house wide to little kids have always rejoiced to this name on the pitch. Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar this boy was just 14 years old when he first fought the battle of cricket for Indians, every Indian knows the history of this cricketer, actually, that is a mandatory factor of patriotism in India. Apart from the 100 centuries and the matches that Sachin Tendulkar nailed, we have some unknown stories about the Sachin whom we all know but these stories you definitely did not hear :
●Cricketers are always known for the superstitions that they follow, from Kapil Dev to Virat Kohli everyone has something that behaves as a lucky charm, but did you know Sachin Tendulkar also is very superstitious in nature. Want to hear some stories? So yes in when Sachin scored the historic 664-run stand with Kambli, he was wearing wet pants as it wasn’t dried after washing due to monsoon weather and he did not have a spare one. Superstitious, even today, he puts some water on his pants before going to the crease.
●In 1988 Sachin literally sang and whistled with Vinod Kambli during their 664 runs standing in Harris shield jus to avoid eye contact with coach’s assistant, who wanted to declare while the duo wanted to bat on, that is Sachin for you.
●The place where Sachin lived, the watchman of that colony, his son Ramesh Pardhe was Sachin’s good friend. Ramesh once told that Sachin used to ask him to dip the ball in water and throw at him to bat, and the barks on the bat would find out whether the middle the ball correctly. That’s the secret of this perfect batsman.
●So many advertisements cast cricketers, Sachin was also asked for a commercial of soft drink, which he refused because the director wanted him to smash cricket balls with a fly swatter. He reportedly told film-maker Prahlad Kakkar, ” that would make me greater than the game.” And that’s how the ad changed where he was hitting the ball with a stump.
●The biggest fan of Sachin Sudhir Kumar Chaudhary yes the guy painted in tricolor in every cricket match, Vachon provides him with the tickets of every international match.
●Sachin Tendulkar was most fascinated by band-aids. If there is a hint of a wound, he would plaster it all over the injury.
●Sachin Tendulkar uses a very heavy bat at the crease, weighing 3.2lbs. Only South Africa’s Lance Klusener used a heavier bat in world cricket.
●Dedicated Sachin Tendulkar used to sleep with his cricket gear during his junior days.
●What is your weakness? When Sachin was asked this he said vadapao, that’s Sachin for you now.
●Last fun fact about your man of cricket, Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar wanted to be a tennis player in his early age.