The world of cricket is packed with many masters, but one name that is the master of all masters is the great Sachin tendulkar, known as the little master. Little master Sachin tendulkar have registered several new records that will be unbreakable for many years to come. Though the sachin tendulkar has recently announced his retirement from the one-day cricket; his cracking fours, thundering sixes and invincible records of centuries will be remembered by everyone. Let us pay tribute to the Legend of the game by highlighting some of his classy achievements throughout his cricketing career.
Achievements of Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin is the only player in the cricket history to score hundred centuries in both test and ODIs. Sachin also holds the record of scoring most centuries in Test and One day cricket; with 51 centuries in test cricket while 49 centuries in the ODIs. He also leads the table with scoring record 96 fifties in the One day cricket.
The record of scoring highest individual score in test and ODIs is also held by Sachin tendulkar. He scored 15638 runs in test matches and 18,426 runs in the ODIs.
He is the only player to score 200 runs in the single innings of ODI.
He is the only batsmen to score 1000 runs in the test cricket for the six calendar years. While in ODIs he scored recorded 1000 runs in the calendar for seven times.
Little master also secured the record of scoring most ODI runs in a calendar year. He scored 1894 runs in the year 1998. In this same year tendulkar scored 9 centuries that is also record number of centuries in one calendar year.
Tendukar is having the distinction of winning record Man of the series and Man of the Match awards in the One day international cricket. He won MOS award 17 times and MOM award 62 times.
He is the highest runs getter in the cricket world cups. He scored 2278 runs with the handsome average of 56.95.
Tendulkar played record number of Test and one day matches. He has played 193 test matches while 463 ODIs.
Record of being involved in the highest number of hundred runs partnership also held with tendulkar, he made 100 runs partnerships 99 times.
Sachin tendulkar played the International cricket for more than 22 years, No other player has such lengthy career span.