Birthday special videos: Significant events in Tendulkar's life

Apr 24, 2015, 10:12 IST | A Correspondent

As the legendary Sachin Tendulkar celebrates his birthday, we turn back the clock and look at some important occurrences in the master blaster's life that shaped his legend

When Dennis Lillee turned Sachin Tendulkar away

Not many know that Sachin Tendulkar once wanted to become a fast bowler, but was rejected at the MRF Pace Academy. The man who rejected him and did Indian cricket a favour was none other than Australian legend Dennis Lillee.

Sachin Tendulkar's first ever interview from 1989

As the Master Blaster celebrates his 42nd birthday, we bring you his first ever interview taken by us. Sachin Tendulkar speaking about his dreams, desires and his passion for the game of cricket.

Sachin's hundred 100s

Sachin Tendulkar becomes the first cricketer ever to smash 100 international centuries in the history of cricket.

Sachin Tendulkar takes oath as Rajya Sabha member

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar takes oath as a member of Rajya Sabha.

Sachin Tendulkar receives Bharat Ratna

After receiving the Bharat Ratna, Sachin Tendulkar reiterates he tries his best to give Indians a reason to smile

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