100TH TON

  • Sachin Tendulkar, 39 and going strong April 24, 2012

    Let's make it simple as he enters the 40th year of a life lived more for others than himself. Let's spare this day from putting expectations on his shoulders something he never refused to take and we never stopped giving. Let's just simply say 'Happy Birthday, Sachin Tendulkar' and...
  • Tendulkar inspired me to play cricket: Kohli March 29, 2012

    Mumbai: Virat Kohli, India's ODI vicecaptain and one of the most promising batting talents of the country, has credited Sachin Tendulkar as his inspiration to take up cricket. "Sachin Tendulkar is the reason I started playing," said Kohli at a felicitation function for Tendulkar organised by Mumbai Indians' owners Mukesh...
  • Sachin should keep going: Time magazine March 18, 2012

    Washington: Hailing Sachin Tendulkar's feat of scoring 100 centuries, Time magazine has joined issue with those seeking his retirement saying the Indian cricket legend has "earned the right to keep going, to keep achieving." "For Tendulkar, arguably cricket's greatestever batsman, the pursuit of this 'ton of tons' has been unusually tortuous,"...
  • British media hails Sachin's feat March 17, 2012

    London: The British media on Saturday hailed Sachin Tendulkar's landmark 100th international century, with one newspaper claiming the Indian's name is already etched in history and that the feat is nothing but an "artificial" record which will barely concern him. "India's greatest batsman has just made his 100th international century, but...
  • I scored 100/100 in commitment: Tendulkar March 17, 2012

    Mirpur: Sachin Tendulkar may have had to wait close to a year to achieve the historic feat of scoring 100 international centuries but the delay was certainly not due to any lack of effort, with the star batsman giving himself a mark of "100 out of 100" in terms of...
  • Sachin's 100th ton: Greatest feat in world sport? March 17, 2012

    CNNIBN's panel of cricket experts talks about the mostawaited milestone achieved by Sachin Tendulkar. ...
  • Tendulkar's 100th hundred isn't a milestone March 16, 2012

    Until just over six months ago, writing a piece on the most anticipated hundred in world cricket was a daily job. You had to find different things to say and to sometimes say the same things differently. Every time the milestone seemed plausible, I would begin to hammer away at...
  • Sachin 100th ton: Who said what March 16, 2012

    Mumbai: Cricketing fraternity all across the world on Friday hailed Sachin Tendulkar's 100th international hundred as an achievement that is likely to stand the test of time. "It's a golden moment for not only Sachin but also the Indian cricket. It's a historic moment. Nobody has done it before and is...
  • List of Sachin's hundred international tons March 16, 2012

    Sachin Tendulkar completed his 100th international century against Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on Friday. Here is a list of his centuries in Tests and ODIs. List of Test centuries: 1. 119 not out vs England at Old Trafford Cricket Ground, Manchester on 14 August 1990 2. 148 not...
  • Tendulkar timeline: 1989 and counting March 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Twentythree years, every conceivable record, a World Cup medal, hundred international centuries what more could Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar and millions of his fans have asked for. From the day he played his first game for India till today the man continues to baffle one and all with...
  • Ten of Tendulkar's best centuries March 16, 2012

    119* v England, Old Trafford, 1990 All of 17 and on his first tour of England, Tendulkar made his first Test century a significant one. India had been set an improbable target of 408 to win the second Test, but at 127 for 5 they were on the road to...
  • CA's trophy that was never handed to Sachin March 10, 2012

    Melbourne: Sachin Tendulkar's much awaited tonoftons has not only left his fans world over in anticipation, but it has also made Cricket Australia to wait arduously, as it intended to present the Indian batsman with a memento on reaching the historic feat. CA planned to present the batting legend a nice...
  • For God's sake, Tendulkar, just go February 15, 2012

    I have a confession to make. I do not want Sachin Tendulkar to make his 100th international century in oneday cricket. For too long this meaningless pursuit of three figures has affected Tendulkar's batting, consumed the media and public and, most importantly, distracted the Indian team. I want to see...
  • Tendulkar should take counselling: Latif January 9, 2012

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif on Monday suggested that Indian batting icon Sachin Tendulkar should take counselling from a sports psychologist to get over the "mental block" caused by the continuing wait for his elusive 100th international century. "He is under pressure no doubt about it. He might not admit...
  • Ponting should get ton not Sachin: Clarke January 2, 2012

    Sydney: The spotlight is firmly on Little Master Sachin Tendulkar as he chases an elusive 100th international century, but Australia captain Michael Clarke said he won't be surprised if Ricky Ponting is the one walking away with a ton during the second Test starting in Sydney on Tuesday. "The way Punter...
  • Sachin always close to milestones: Dhoni January 2, 2012

    Sydney: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that Sachin Tendulkar has been dealing with pressure throughout his career and that the muchanticipated 100th ton is just another milestone that has come along the way. "It's not for the first time that he is close to a milestone. It may happen...
  • Explayers say Sachin will score 100th ton soon December 27, 2011

    New Delhi: The record 100th international century may have eluded Sachin Tendulkar once again, but former India cricketers believe that it's just a matter of time before the champion batsman reaches the milestone. "It's disappointing that Tendulkar missed the century once again. It's unfortunate, but hopefully he gets it in the...
  • 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)...
  • Sachin misses landmark ton, again November 25, 2011

    Rajdeep Sardesai, Harsha Bhogle and Gaurav Kalra discuss how the Mumbaikar missed the landmark of 100 tons. ...
  • Eden hopes to witness Sachin's 100th ton November 12, 2011

    Kolkata: Will he? Won't he? That's the question local cricket buffs find most intriguing as they pray Sachin Tendulkar reaches the muchawaited milestone of a century of international tons during the second Test against the West Indies at the historic Eden Gardens, a ground that Tendulkar had once called the...