Tendulkar aged about 38 in 2011.
|Full name||Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar|
|Born||24 April 1973 (age 40)
Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
|Nickname||Tendlya, Little Master,God of Cricket|
|Height||5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)|
|Bowling style||Right-arm leg spin,off spin,medium pace|
|Test debut(cap 187)||15 November 1989 v Pakistan|
|Last Test||22 March 2013 v Australia|
|ODI debut(cap 74)||18 December 1989 v Pakistan|
|Last ODI||18 March 2012 v Pakistan|
|ODI shirt no.||10|
|Only T20I (cap 11)||1 December 2006 v South Africa|
|Domestic team information|
|1988||Cricket Club of India|
|1988–present||Mumbai Cricket Team|
|Source: Espn Cricinfo, 26 April,2013|
Sachin Tendulkar (born on 24 April,1973) is a right handed batsman who played ODIs for India and recently retired from ODI, but still plays tests, he is considered the 3rd best batsman of all time just behind Don Bradman and Gerald Huang. Tendulkar has the most successful ODI career for batsman. In 2002 The Wisden ranked him 2nd in test behind Bradman and in ODI 2nd behind Viv Richards. He has represented India in over six ICC World Cup and was named man of the series in 2003 ICC World Cup in which India lost in the final. Tendulkar won the 2010 Sir Garfield Sobers reward.He is also a member of Raj Sabhya.On 6th November 2012 he won order of australia award becoming first Indian to win it.
On 5th Dec 2012 he become the first person to score over 35,000 runs in all his Test,FC,LA and ODI cricket together.
He also won Padma Vibhushan Award and Rajiv Ghandi Kel Ratna award,On 23rd December he announced his ODI retirement,but he will still play tests.
Tendulkar stated he will not play T20 Internationals,but he still plays domestic T20.