MUMBAI: Having snatched victory from the jaws of defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad, heavyweights Mumbai Indians would have their tails up when they take on Rajasthan Royals in their final Pepsi IPL home game on Wednesday.
The positives from the match against SRH at their impregnable bastion, [...]
Delhi Daredevils mentor Vivian Richards walked into the TOI office and immediately seemed to roll back time. There it was, the characteristic swagger, that laidback charm, that compact frame.
SHIRDI (MAHARASHTRA): Former India skipper Ravi Shastri on Wednesday said that Sachin Tendulkar has much cricket left in him and a call on retirement will be entirely his prerogative.
“Often there is a discussion about Sachin’s retirement but since his health and body is fit, he’s playing… when he wants [...]
NEW DELHI: Sachin Tendulkar’s prolonged form slump may have raised questions on his retirement but West Indies batting legend Sir Vivian Richards reckons the veteran batsman is still a “class act” and should not be pressured into calling time on his career.
“When Sachin wants to retire is his call. It’s [...]
KOLKATA: A spell of shower could have turned Sachin Tendulkar’s birthday celebrations into a damp squib but the ‘Weather Gods’ finally relented as the legend didn’t forget to mention that “age is never a factor.”
“Age should not be a factor. As long as I’m enjoying the game, my body and [...]
On the eve of his 40th birthday, the master blaster Sachin Tendulkar spoke to TOI about cricket, retirement, IPL, teammates and his personal life. Excerpts
To the average cricket fan, you’re still the same man they’ve seen on the field or on television over the years. But personally, what kind [...]
NEW DELHI: Record-breaking batsman Sachin Tendulkar turns 40 on Wednesday with no plans to retire despite media speculation and recent form suggesting that age is finally catching up with the “Little Master”.
Test and one-day cricket’s greatest run-scorer approaches the game with undiminished enthusiasm and insists he has much to offer [...]
NEW DELHI: He may be on the cusp of his 40th birthday but Sachin Tendulkar is still very much “needed” by Indian cricket, according to BCCI president N Srinivasan, who firmly believes the senior batsman will time his exit from Test cricket to perfection.
“He is one [...]
NEW DELHI: Sachin Tendulkar handled questions with his trademark straight bat, but his tongue firmly in cheek, at a promotional event on Thursday.
The master stressed on the importance of online news and social media, but when asked whether he got time to read newspapers, he quipped, “Agar hum newspapers [...]
NEW DELHI: Sachin Tendulkar may not be in the best of form of late but the senior Indian batman on Thursday said that he was not bothered by the opinion of others about his retirement and that he would just stick to his job.
“Lots of people have been talking about [...]