His father might never have imagined that this kid, named after Sachin Dev Burman, the musician, will create a different kind of music, with the willow and a ball, for over thirty years, will be revered by the world for his dedication, will be called ‘God of Cricket’, and will finally be honored with “Bharata Ratna” just as he turned forty!
Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar now features beside names like CV Raman, Radha Krishnan, Nehru, Shastri, Mother Teresa, Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan, Ambedkar, Mandela, Patel, Tata, Ray, MS, Lata, Ravi Shankar, Amartya Sen and many such illustrious names!
Is it a tribute to his genius willow power or to the nation’s craze for cricket?
Whatever, lets celebrate by watching this documentary that starts with his final moments on the cricket turf and takes us back to his beginnings. For all us mad fans, ‘Sachin is cricket and Sachin is the God of Cricket.”