Sachin Tendulkar Story: Sachin Tendulkar could not open his own award, know why he was banned?

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Story of Sachin Tendulkar: The award which Sachin Tendulkar could not see openly, he got it for scoring a century on the land of England. This is about the time when Sachin had just come in international cricket.

Sachin Tendulkar Story: Sachin Tendulkar could not open his own award, know why he was banned?

Sachin got a bottle of champagne for his first test century

Image Credit source: Instagram/ Sachin Tendulkar

New Delhi: It is taught from childhood that the thing which is not ours should not be opened, let alone touched. But, the award that Sachin Tendulkar got was his own. He was his master. But, even after this, he was prohibited from opening it. Why was this banned? For what reason was it felt? He will tell. But before that it is important to know which award the Master Blaster got.

The award that Sachin Tendulkar could not see openly, he got it for scoring a century on England’s soil. This is about the time when Sachin had just come in international cricket. His age was also not much.

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Received ‘Player of the Match’ for the first Test century

The year was 1990 and the ground was Manchester, England, which witnessed Sachin Tendulkar’s first Test century. Sachin, then less than 18 years old, scored 119 runs in the fourth innings of this Test match, meaning in India’s second innings, facing 189 balls, and chasing the target of 408 runs from England, the match was drawn. .

He was young so he could not open champagne

Sachin Tendulkar received the Player of the Match award for his first and matchless Test century. He was gifted a bottle of champagne. But, alas, he could not open that bottle. This is because the legal age in England to open a champagne bottle and drink it was 18, so that Sachin was younger.

Even though Sachin did not open that champagne bottle. But he took care of her and brought her home. And, opened after 8 years in the year 1998 on the first birthday of his daughter Sara.

The journey of 51 Test centuries started from Manchester

Well, the journey of Sachin’s Test centuries started from Manchester in 1990 and ended at 51 centuries. That is, he completed his half-century of centuries in Test cricket. This is a record reaching which will be a big challenge for any batsman.

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