He made 15 runs, being bowled by Waqar Youniswho also made his debut in that match, but was noted for how he handled numerous blows to his body at the hands of the Pakistani pace attack. Ajit requested the coach to give him another chance at playing, but watch while hiding behind a tree. Tendulkar further enhanced his reputation as a future great during the —92 tour of Australia held before the Cricket World Cupthat included an unbeaten in the third Test at Sydneymaking him the youngest batsman to score a century in Australia.
He introduced him to Ramakant Achrekara famous cricket coach and a club cricketer of repute, at Shivaji ParkDadar. The prolific run-maker hung up his boots in November and left the arena with an emotional farewell speech in front of home crowd at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai.
He spanked South African attack in Gwalior in If he became exhausted, Achrekar would put a one- rupee coin on the top of the stumpsand the bowler who dismissed Tendulkar would get the coin. Indubitably, the only batsman to score international centuries — 51 in Tests and 49 in ODIs —Tendulkar will always be remembered as one of the greatest batsmen to have walked on Earth.
It enabled India to post a score in excess of runs for the first time in an ODI. Tendulkar scored not out in this innings and scored over a thousand runs in the tournament.
Tendulkar made his Test debut against Pakistan in Karachi in November aged 16 years and days. He scored 2, runs in 96 T20 matches and proved to critics that even the shortest format of the game can be played with textbook finesse.