Former Indian cricket star who is considered one of the best batsman in history and is widely known as the "God of Cricket." He received the Player of the Tournament Award in 2003 and competed for Mumbai from 1988 to 2013.
He earned many honors in his career, including Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World in 2010, and the Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1997.
In 2002, he was ranked the second-best cricketer in the world by Wisden, or the Bible or Cricket. The number-one ranking went to the legendary Don Bradman.
He was a bully during his young years, and was introduced to cricket at age 11.
He married Anjali Tendulkar in 1995. They have a son named Arjun and a daughter named Sara.