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Lesser known facts about Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar
Presenting some lesser known facts about former Indian cricketer and batting legend Sachin Tendulkar aka God of Cricket.

Sachin Tendulkar, a name that needs no introduction. A name that inspired many youngsters to play cricket, even the greatest captain in the world, MS Dhoni. If cricket is a religion in India, then Sachin Tendulkar is the God of Cricket. He holds many unbroken records some of which are, 100 centuries in international cricket, highest runs in international cricket, first cricketer to reach 200 in international cricket, etc.

Sachin has a tremendous fan following but there are some facts about him that are lesser known even to his die hard fans. Following are 5 facts about Sachin that people rarely know:

  1. Sachin once made his mother look for a ‘Frog Bhaji’ recipe.
  2. During rain breaks, Sachin loved playing darts and tennis ball cricket.
  3. Sachin once wore a disguise to watch the movie ‘Roja’, but people recognised him when his glasses fell off.
  4. Daniel Radcliff, popularly known as Harry Potter once queued up for Sachin’s autograph at Lords but Sachin walked past not recognising him.
  5. Sachin’s wife, Anjali never ate or drank when he batted.

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