100th Century

  • Tendulkar meets Bangladesh Prime Minister March 20, 2012

    Dhaka: Sachin Tendulkar, who scored his 100th hundred in the ongoing Asia Cup, met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her Ganabhaban official residence here on Monday. Hasina had congratulated Tendulkar by sending sweets after the batting great reached the milestone during India's clash against Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National...
  • Little known facts about Sachin Tendulkar March 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Following are a few littleknown facts about Sachin Tendulkar, who became the first player to score a century of international hundreds on Friday. Tendulkar has 13 coins from his coach Ramakant Achrekar. He would win a coin if he could get through an entire session of nets without...
  • Enjoy Sachin while you can: Viv Richards March 7, 2012

    Mumbai: West Indies cricket legend Vivian Richards has walked out to bat for Sachin Tendulkar amidst calls for the 'little master' to retire from international cricket. Richards, who celebrates his 60th birthday on Wednesday, told MiD DAY from Antigua: "You have to be patient with him. Sachin has been around...
  • Shastri urges Tendulkar to forget 100th ton February 19, 2012

    Brisbane: Former India skipper Ravi Shastri wants Sachin Tendulkar to stay true to his game and "forget about the milestone" as the wait for his landmark 100th international century continues. Dismissing notions that Tendulkar was out of form despite a modest average of 32 in seven international matches this Australian summer,...
  • Stage set for Sachin's 100th century: Ganguly January 25, 2012

    Melbourne: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly says Sachin Tendulkar should end his last series against Australian by getting his 100th international century in Adelaide, the city of the legendary Don Bradman. Tendulkar was batting on 12 and Gautam Gambhir on 30 as India were 61 for two in their first innings...
  • Sachin will score 100th ton at Adelaide: Lara January 24, 2012

    Adelaide: West Indies batting legend Brian Lara believes Sachin Tendulkar will get his muchawaited 100th international century in the fourth Test against Australia at the Adelaide Oval. In an email interaction, Lara said: "Its been a disappointing series, but the Master will get it at Adelaide." "Don't know what Sachin thinks...
  • Sydey awaits Sachin's landmark ton January 2, 2012

    The question on everyone's mind is whether Sachin Tendulkar will get his 100th international century in the second Test against Australia at the SCG. ...
  • Sydey awaits Sachin's landmark ton January 2, 2012

    The question on everyone's mind is whether Sachin Tendulkar will get his 100th international century in the second Test against Australia at the SCG. ...
  • Clarke says Sachin's 100th ton can wait December 24, 2011

    Melbourne: Australia captain Michael Clarke enjoys watching Sachin Tendulkar bat but hoped that the Indian icon doesn't score his muchawaited 100th international century during the upcoming fourmatch Test series, starting here on December 26. "That's (Tendulkar scoring his 100th international ton) certainly a prospect. I hope that doesn't happen. I hope...
  • MCG will witness Sachin's 100th ton: Bhajji December 24, 2011

    Kolkata: Discarded Indian offspinner Harbhajan Singh on Friday exuded confidence that master batsman Sachin Tendulkar will complete a century of international hundreds in the Boxing Day Test at Australia's Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). "I am confident he will get his century of international hundreds in the first Test match of (India's)...
  • Tendulkar's sorry list of 90s swells November 25, 2011

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar and India's wait for the batting icon's 100th international century refused to end on Friday, when the nation's favourite son once again fell short this time by an agonising six runs. It was a sellout at the Wankhede Stadium as all the roads led to the...
  • Wait for Tendulkar's 100th ton continues November 25, 2011

    New Delhi: Just what must have been going through Sachin Tendulkar's mind when, on 94, six runs away from THE HUNDRED, he steered a short ball from outside off stump to second slip? It was a oneday shot, in essence uncalled for in the situation, with India still some ways...
  • Ind vs WI, 3rd Test, Day 4: as it happened November 25, 2011

    West Indies second innings: 4:50 p.m. It's stumps on day four, a day on which Sachin Tendulkar once again failed to bring up his landmark 100th ton. However Ashwin did his batting credentials no harm by bringing up his maiden Test ton. At 81/2 in their second innings, West Indies lead...
  • Don't forget the 99 in wait of the 100th November 14, 2011

    New Delhi: Let it be... let it be 99! The 100th might be a cherry on top but this cake needs no garnishing. The sweetness of success has beautified it, 99 times over. Even if that 100th topping were never to arrive, just let it be. The misfortune on that...
  • 'Let Sachin score 100th ton without pressure' November 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar once again missed his muchawaited 100th international ton but Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday said the team was not affected by the impending record of the batting maestro. Tendulkar looked like finally getting the feat on the fourth day of the first Test against the...