New Delhi: Today is such a special day in the history of cricket that no one in the whole world can forget it. India’s great batsman Sachin Tendulkar had done something that nobody had even imagined 9 years ago. Master Blaster became the first batsman in the world to score 100 centuries in international cricket by scoring a century in the Asia Cup against Bangladesh on this day.
Sachin Tendulkar (Sachin Tendulkar) scored his 99th century in the 2011 World Cup against South Africa. After that for the next one year, the whole world along with Sachin Tendulkar waited for his 100th century. On 16 March 2012, India was facing Bangladesh in a group match of Asia Cup, in this match, Sachin finally gave his 100th hundred. He scored 114 runs off 147 balls with the help of 12 fours and 1 six. India scored a total of 289 runs in this match. However, Bangladesh upset the match and won the match by 5 wickets.
Debut in 1989
Sachin Tendulkar played his first match for India on 15 November 1989 against Pakistan. While Sachin Tendulkar played his last match in 2013 against West Indies. Sachin has played a total of 200 Test matches and 463 ODIs in his career, in which he scored 15,921 and 18,426 runs respectively. Apart from this, Sachin also played a T20, in which he scored 10 runs.
Was the first double century
There is also a record of hitting the first double century in one-day cricket across the name of Sachin Tendulkar. Sachin scored an unbeaten 200 against South Africa in February 2010. At this time, Rohit Sharma of India has the record of most double centuries in ODI cricket. Rohit has scored 3 double centuries in his career so far.