Arjun Tendulkar turns 21 and is coming out of dad Sachin Tendulkar's shadow

Updated: 24 September, 2020 09:24 IST | Shawn.Dsouza
  • Arjun Tendulkar

    Arjun Tendulkar, like his father Sachin Tendulkar, is very passionate about cricket and also dreams to play for the Indian cricket team one day. Arjun Tendulkar has played for the Under-19 and U-23 Mumbai cricket team at various tournaments. 

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  • Arjun Tendulkar

    Arjun Tendulkar, unlike his father, is a left-handed batsman. Arjun Tendulkar is focused on remodelling his bowling action.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar

    While Sachin Tendulkar went on to become India's greatest batsman, Arjun Tendulkar has honed his skills as a bowler.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar

    Arjun Tendulkar studied at Dhirubhai Ambani International School at Bandra-Kurla Complex in Mumbai. He trained to improve his cricketing skills at the Karnala Sports Academy in Panvel.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar, Sachin Tendulkar

    In 2012, Arjun Tendulkar scored his maiden hundred during the MCA's U-14 tournament.

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  • In picture: Sachin Tendulkar in a new avatar as he gave son Arjun a brand new haircut. Tendulkar uploaded the video of the same on popular social media platform Instagram in May 2020. Sachin wrote, "As a father you need to do everything, be it playing games with your kids, gymming with them or for that matter cutting their hair. However the haircut turns out you'll always be handsome @Arjuntendulkar. Special thanks to my salon assistant @Sarstendulkar."

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  • Arjun Tendulkar, Sachin Tendulkar, Sara Tendulkar, Anjali Tendulkar

    In picture: Arjun Tendulkar with his mother Anjali, sister Sara and father Sachin during a movie screening

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  • Arjun Tendulkar, Sara Tendulkar

    In picture: Arjun Tendulkar and his sister Sara accompany dad Sachin to various cricket ceremonies and events

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  • Arjun Tendulkar, Sachin Tendulkar, Sara Tendulkar, Anjali Tendulkar

    Arjun Tendulkar's sister Sara is elder to him by two years. While Sara Tendulkar was born in 1997, Arjun was born in 1999.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar

    Arjun Tendulkar was also selected to represent Mumbai in the 5th Late Shri JY Lele All India Under-19 Invitational One Day tournament.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar, Sachin Tendulkar, Anjali Tendulkar

    In picture: Arjun Tendulkar with parents Sachin Tendulkar and Anjali Tendulkar at  Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone's reception.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar, Sara Tendulkar

    In picture: Arjun Tendulkar with sister Sara Tendulkar at Mumbai international airport.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar, Sachin Tendulkar, Sara Tendulkar, Anjali Tendulkar

    In picture: Arjun Tendulkar with sister Sara Tendulkar and parents Sachin and Anjali at Mumbai international airport. The Tendulkars were caught in a candid moment!

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  • Arjun Tendulkar

    Years ago, Arjun Tendulkar was once trolled for being a Justin Bieber lookalike. Arjun, who was on crutches, attended Justin Bieber's concert in the city.

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  • Arjun Tendulkar

    Arjun Tendulkar has played for Mumbai cricket at various levels like Mumbai Under-14s, Mumbai Under-16s, Mumbai Under-19s and Mumbai U-23s besides other clubs such as Ealing and Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers.

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About The Gallery

Arjun Tendulkar, son of cricket legend Sachin who was born on September 24, 1999, celebrates his 21st birthday today. Arjun Tendulkar has come a long way and is carving a niche for himself in the game over the years. We look at the journey of the young Mumbai lad, a hardworking upcoming cricketer who aims at creating his own identity in cricket.

First Published: 24 September, 2019 09:10 IST