Sachin Tendulkar

  • NE United, Kerala Blasters to play friendly matches ahead of ISL 16 hours 23 minutes ago

    Panaji: John Abraham co-owned NorthEast United FC and Sachin Tendulkar co-owned Kerala Blasters will come to Goa to play friendly matches against senior club teams as preparation for the Indian Super League (ISL) which starts from October 12. NorthEast United FC, which will have its base in Goa, will be the...
  • J&K: Sachin sends water purifiers, baby food to flood victims 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar has involved himself in the relief operations for flood victims in Jammu & Kashmir. The cricket legend sent a truck full of relief material including water purifiers, one lakh chlorine tablets and baby food to the flood affected state. The truck is expected to reach Srinagar on...
  • Sachin Tendulkar to felicitate Lata Mangeshkar on the singer's 85th birthday 2 days ago

    Mumbai: On legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar's 85th birthday Sep 28, cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar will felicitate her at a celebratory function here. Tendulkar has given his consent to be the chief guest at the event, to be organised by music events organistion Hridayesh Arts at the Shanmukhananda Auditorium, King's Circle here,...
  • Sachin Tendulkar helping Virat Kohli come out of bad form 3 days ago

    Desperate times call for desperate measures. Virat Kohli is in the middle of a woeful batting form, and his desperation to come out of it has sent an SOS to Sachin Tendulkar: 'Help me overcome this'. According to a report in the Hindustan Times, Kohli is currently in Mumbai batting in...
  • Sachin Tendulkar named for Giants International Award 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Cricket maestro and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood danseuse Helen are among this year's Giants International awardees, according to an announcement here on Tuesday. Tendulkar will get the award for lifetime achievement in sports while Helen Salim Khan will be honoured for her lifetime contribution to films. The awards shall...
  • I want to boost football in India through ISL, says Michael Chopra September 9, 2014

    Manchester: Indianorigin English footballer Michael Chopra, who will turn up for the Sachin Tendulkar coowned Kerala Blasters in the inaugural Indian Super League, says he wants to "boost" the football scene in India and improve the country's youth setup. The former Newcastle United and England Under21 striker Chopra stated that he...
  • ISL: Sachin Tendulkar owned Kerala Blasters kick off training September 9, 2014

    Thrissur: Sachin Tendulkarowned Kerala Blasters have kicked off their session at the Municipal grounds in the leadup to the Indian Super League football tournament starting next month. The camp commenced on Monday. David James, managercummarquee player of Kerala Blasters, said: "The team is excited and our preparation has started full steam. The...
  • Coming Soon: The Sachin Tendulkar Cup September 8, 2014

    Talks are on in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to name a series after India's most iconic player till date Sachin Tendulkar. According to a report in the The Asian Age, the BCCI is pondering over a series in the name of Tendulkar, with the move...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs India to defend the World Cup title September 4, 2014

    Sachin backed Team India to defend the 50over World Cup, and said that Dhoni's team has the perfect mix of players to do well down under early next year. ...
  • I have framed photo of Bradman's alltime playing XI: Sachin Tendulkar September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday said that he has the photograph of the alltime Test playing XI, picked by Australian great Donald Bradman, framed at his home and he would always "treasure" it as the legend had included him in that team. "Coming back to the greatest compliment that...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs India to do well in World Cup September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Retired batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar has backed defending champion India to do well at next year's World Cup because of the team's allround ability. "India is definitely among the strong contenders for the title," Tendulkar was quoted as saying in Chennai by The Hindu newspaper on Thursday. "It is...
  • Australian PM to meet Sachin Tendulkar, to sign a MoU in the field of sports September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott will be meeting iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Thrusday in Mumbai, from where he will be starting his twoday State visit to India. Abbott will be meeting the legendary cricketer along with Aussie cricketing greats Adam Gilchrist and Brett Lee, reflecting the strong...
  • Sachin Tendulkar's autobiography releasing on November 6 September 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar's "Playing It My Way My Autobiography" will be released November 6, the publishers announced on Tuesday. "I knew that agreeing to write my story would need me to be completely honest, as that is the way I have always played the game. It would require...
  • Indian Super League launched in a starstudded ceremony August 28, 2014

    The ISL, an IPLstyle tournament involving eight citybased franchise teams, promises to revolutionise the country's football scene like never before. ...
  • Indian Super League launched in a glitzy ceremony August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian Super League (ISL), the first of its kind glamorous football league in India, was launched on Thursday by star team owners Sachin Tendulkar, John Abraham, Abhishek Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and brand ambassador Varun Dhawan who promised to popularise the game and invest in the grassroot development of...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs Indian Super League to be a success August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Batting superstar Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday threw his weight behind the upcoming Indian Super League (ISL), saying it was the way forward to unearth football talent in the cricketmad country. "There is a lot of sporting talent in the country, but no platform to showcase the talent. Perhaps ISL is...
  • Football: Indian Super League officialy launched August 28, 2014

    The Indian Super League was officially launched in Mumbai on Thursday in the presence of the founding chairperson Nita Ambani, AIFF President Praful Patel and the eight club owners. ...
  • Indian Super League set for mega launch August 28, 2014

    Teams owned by Sachin, Salman, Sourav Ganguly add the dash of glamour as they launch the Indian Super League run by IMG Reliance and Star India. ...
  • ISL: Sachin Tendulkar's Kerala Blasters sign Michael Chopra August 21, 2014

    Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra was picked by the Kerala Blasters, coowned by cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar. ...
  • Tendulkarowned Indian Super League team picks striker Michael Chopra August 21, 2014

    Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra was picked by the Kerala Blasters, coowned by cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar, in an international draft for the upcoming Indian Super League on Thursday. A total of 49 foreign players will be drafted during the session for the eightfranchise league, which is slated to run...
  • 'Sachin Tendulkar's interest in football is praiseworthy' August 20, 2014

    Kolkata: Former India international footballer IM Vijayan is flattered by cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's knowledge of soccer and the little master's keenness to learn the finer points of the game. Vijayan on Tuesday said he had talks with Tendulkar after the Mumbaikar became the coowner of the Kochibased Indian Super League...
  • There's no way we can justify MP's absence in Rajya Sabha, especially Sachin Tendulkar; his word carries weight: Javed Akhtar August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Noted lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar today lamented the fact that Rekha and Sachin Tendulkar, members of parliament from the Indian film and sports fraternity haven't been attending the Parliamentary sessions regularly. Speaking at a press conference in the city, Akhtar said, "There's no way we can justify...
  • Sena hits out at Katju for saying awarding Bharat Ratna to Tendulkar a disgrace to country August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Attacking Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju for his reported remarks about conferring Bharat Ratna on cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Shiv Sena on Tuesday questioned the work done by the media watchdog under his stewardship. Amid the row over continued absence of Tendulkar and Rekha from Rajya Sabha,...
  • After facing flak over absence, MP Rekha finally attends Parliament August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: After facing a lot of flak over her absence in Parliament, Rajya Sabha MP Rekha finally attended the Budget session on Tuesday. The Bollywood actress has attended a total of five sessions of Parliament since her nomination in 2012. Rekha had attended one day of the Winter Session...
  • Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman grants leave to MP Sachin Tendulkar August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien on Monday granted leave to MP Sachin Tendulkar even as Samajwadi Party MP Naresh Agarwal and Congress's Satyavrat Chaturvedi raised objections to it. Tendulkar applied for leave after he came under fire from other MPs for failing to attend even a single session...
  • Whether or not Priyanka joins politics is matter to be decided by Gandhi family: Shukla August 10, 2014

    Congress leader Rajiv Shukla Sunday said that whether or not Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joins politics is a matter to be solely decided by the Gandhi family, and people should leave the issue to them. "Nobody has a right to comment on the issue as the matter relates solely to the Gandhi...
  • MP questions Sachin & Rekha noshow in Parliament August 8, 2014

    The absence of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and actor Rekha in the Rajya Sabha created uproar yet again in the House on Friday by the members of Parliament. Addressing the House over the issue, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien said that action can be taken against members only if...
  • Watch India@9 special from Meerut with Bhupendra Chaubey August 8, 2014

    In a new twist in the alleged gangrape of the 20yearold girl in Meerut, The Uttar Pradesh police has claimed that this may be a case of a relationship gone wrong. The police believe that there are several discrepancies in the account of the complainant. CNNIBN's Bhupendra Chaubey visits Meerut...
  • News 360: Medical emergency kept Sachin Tendulkar away from Parliament August 8, 2014

    After the uproar due to absence of Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar in the Upper House, the former cricketer responded to the controversy on Friday in a press conference. Sachin said, "My absence in Delhi has been discussed too much. I do not mean to disrespect any institution, there was...