By well-liked vote, the most batsman in the world nowadays, Sachin Tendulkar has the cricketing world at his feet. The adulation he commands world over is unsurpassed, maybe since the days of Don Bradman, to whom of course he has been compared, by no less than the great man himself. at the same time as he may not end with a Test career average of 99.94, there is little reservation that based on his vigorous style of batsmanship and his insatiable appetite for runs and big scores, he is the most complete batsman since Vivian Richards. In many ways though he has surpassed even that outstanding West Indian batsman.
When Tendulkar is on cry, there is no more royal sight in the cricketing world. The audience at the stadium are on their feet cheering while all over the world, TV audiences are glued to the screen. He has scored heavily on all kinds of wickets the world over, in conditions which lesser