Ashok Kumar Bagri 28, Jun 2022

About Sachin Tendulkar (The legendary)

Sachin Tendulkar needs no introduction. He is the greatest ever cricketer to have played the game on this planet. He was born on 24th April 1973 in Bombay (Mumbai), Maharashtra. Sachin started playing cricket at the young age of 11 and even played for India at 16 years of age. He made his Test debut against Pakistan in Karachi in 1989 and went on to play 24 years for India since then. 

Sachin played outstandingly well for India and scored over 34,000 runs in his career. He also captained India in 73 ODIs and 25 Tests.

He won several awards in his career-Wisden Cricketer of the Year, ICC Cricketer of the Year, Arjuna Award, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, the prestigious Bharat Ratna, and many more. If you are curious to know what is the middle name of Sachin Tendulkar then keep reading this blog. 

In Brief: Sachin’s Cricket

Sachin to date is one of India’s best playing cricketers. He played 200 Tests, the most by anyone in the world, 463 ODIs, and 1 T20I. He scored 15,921 Test runs and 18,426 ODI runs the most by any cricketer who held the bat. Sachin has scored 100 centuries in his international career, which is another one of his invincible records. The straight drive and on-drive were Sachin’s trademark shorts, he could also pull, cut, cover drive, flick, etc. There was no shot Sachin could not play at the time. Sachin Tendulkar is proud of the Indian cricket team and always counts as an inspiration to the top 10 best Batsman in India.

Personal Information:

Birthday Apr 24, 1973
Height 5 ft. 5 in.
Birth Place Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra
Team Name India
Role Batsman
Playing Role Top-order batsman
Education Sharadashram Vidyamandir School
Batting Style Right Handed Bat
Bowling Style Right-arm leg-break
other teams Mumbai Indians, India, Asia XI, Marylebone Cricket Club, Sachin Blasters, India Legends, Mumbai
Career 1989-2013

Middle Name of Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin was born in a Rajapur Saraswat Brahmin Maharashtrian family. His mother Rajni Tendulkar worked in the insurance industry, she worked in the foreign department in LIC’S Santa Cruz branch. His father Ramesh Tendulkar was a well-known Marathi novelist and poet. He named Sachin after his favorite music director, Sachin Dev Burman. Sachin’s middle name is Ramesh, the name of his father. So Sachin’s full name is Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar. 

The Nickname of Sachin Tendulkar


Sachin has received lots of love and praise from cricket fans all over the world. People love and respect Sachin a lot and want to show their affection towards him. Therefore, Sachin received a lot of nicknames throughout his career. One name is ‘God of Cricket’ which naturally originated as he was the best cricketer and is an apt name for Sachin. The ‘Little Master’ was a name he inherited from Sunil Gavaskar as both were master batters and are short in stature. 

Batting Career Summary:

Matches Inn. Runs Avg NO HS SR BF
Test 200 33 248 329 15921 29437 53.79
ODI 463 41 200 452 18426 21367 44.83
T20I 1 0 10 1 10 12 10
IPL 78 9 100 78 2334 1948 33.83

Bowling Career Summary:

Matches Inn Econ Runs Avg Wkts SR
Test 200 Mar-14 4240 3.53 2492 54.17
ODI 463 May-32 8054 5.1 6850 44.48
T20I 1 01-Dec 15 4.8 12 12
IPL 78 0/7 36 9.67 58 0

Sachin Tendulkar’s Nickname is – Master Blaster

The master blaster name also came about, and people loved calling Sachin the Master Blaster because of the way he dominated the bowlers over two and a half decades at every pinnacle of cricket. 

Sachin’s nicknames in cricket do not end here. Sachin Paji or Paji is the name most of Sachin’s teammates like to call him respectfully. Sachin also deserves the nickname GOAT (greatest of all time) as he is the greatest of all time. 

Why is Sachin, the God of Cricket?

“There are two kinds of batsmen in the world. One, Sachin Tendulkar. Two, all the others.” – Andy Flower

“When we were growing up, we used to watch Sachin, he was like God to all of us. He had that aura around him. – MS Dhoni

“If Sachin bats well, India sleeps well”- Harsha Bhogle 

These are some quotes that give an account of Sachin’s impact. 

Sachin’s commitment to the game, longevity, hard work, and passion is incredible. He also holds a lot of records that are just unbeatable and his numbers are unparalleled. Sachin has inspired a whole generation to pick up the bat and is an idol for many cricketers including Dhoni and Kohli. Sachin’s aura and simplicity are like no one other similarly there is no one like God. Therefore, he is the God of cricket. If you want to see the list of 25 best Indian cricket players then you can check out this article. 

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