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Full Coverage - Farewell Sachin: The Big Little Indian

Farewell Sachin: The Big Little Indian

Holidaying in Mussoorie, Sachin Tendulkar's favourite haunt is a small tea stall

Sachin Tendulkar spent about half-an-hour at his preferred food stall in the town.


There is no Sachin Tendulkar now but the road ahead, till April 2015, is very exciting (PTI)
Post-Tendulkar, the future looks as bright as it was at turn of century

Friday , 22 November '13

I thought of it as I started writing this article in an atmosphere of post-Tendulkar gloom.
Sachin Tendulkar walks to bat on Day 2 of the final Test match against West Indies at Wankhede Stadium in Mumb...
World view on Tendulkar: In a nation defined by crowds, it's all about one man

Tuesday , 19 November '13

It is to Sachin Tendulkar's credit that he never allowed success to go to his head.
Sachin Tendulkar said that by touching the ground, he just wanted to thank the game which made him an icon. (I...
Sachin: Cricket is oxygen to me...In my heart, I will always play for India

Monday , 18 November '13

Sachin Tendulkar revealed that not everyone in his family agreed with his decision to retire.
Fans of Sachin Tendulkar hold a banner after his last international match at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, India...
World media on Sachin Tendulkar: In a land that thirsts for self-respect, he spelled pride

Monday , 18 November '13

International media didn't stay behind in applauding the veteran batsman for his supreme talent.
Sachin Tendulkar acknowledges the crowd during the 2nd test match against West Indies at Wankhede stadium in M...
Where was Sandeep Patil when Sachin Tendulkar bid goodbye to cricket ?

Monday , 18 November '13

Patil apparently stayed away from the match to avoid being heckled by the knowledgable Mumbai crowd.
Sachin Tendulkar poses for photographs during a press conference in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. Tend...
Sachin Tendulkar, the newsmaker, often occupied the front page space

Monday , 18 November '13

In Indian journalism's inverted pyramid of news coverage, Sachin often occupied pride of place.
Sachin Tendulkar leaves a hotel in Mumbai after attending a press conference on Sunday. (vasant prabhu)
On Sunday, Sachin Tendulkar rests

Monday , 18 November '13

It's been only 24 hours since my retirement. Give me at least 24 days to relax, said Tendulkar.
Among the promising cricketers was one who had just turned 16 — Sachin Tendulkar.
'When I bowled to a 16-year old Tendulkar and beat him three times'

Monday , 18 November '13

Star Club played their first match near London against Hayes Cricket Club.
Not known to express his emotions on the field, Sachin Tendulkar expressed many during his emotional speech at...
Sachin Tendulkar's farewell speech full text: 'No more matches in my life'

Sunday , 17 November '13

Sachin Tendulkar, at the post-match presentation, made a very emotional speech. Read the full text!
Sachin Tendulkar with his family during his farewell ceremony at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. (PTI)
Sachin, Sachin...will reverberate in my ears till I stop breathing

Sunday , 17 November '13

Golden generation’s close personal bond with the Indian dressing room had finally snapped.
An emotional Sachin Tendulkar  walks out of the ground as he bids adieu to Cricket after India beat West Indie...
Goodbyes over, Sachin went to a small room at the stadium and kept breaking down

Sunday , 17 November '13

It was the first and last time that Rajni watched an entire match of her son from the stadium.
Sachin Tendulark became the first sportsperson and the youngest ever Indian to be awarded the country’s highes...
Rule changed: PM picks Sachin over Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna

Sunday , 17 November '13

Apart from Tendulkar, eminent scientist CNR Rao has also been conferred the Bharat Ratna.
Sachin Tendulkar became a phenomenon in world cricket, but we have to realise that he worked on his talent, sa...
Hero worship: Sporting fraternity pays tribute to Sachin Tendulkar

Sunday , 17 November '13

The sporting fraternity pays tribute to the player and the man behind the legend.
One of the most telling exhibitions of the Indian board’s muscle-flexing came during the Monkeygate incident i...
Sachin Tendulkar - The establishment man

Sunday , 17 November '13

Three occasions on which the great cricketer didn't live up to his reputation.
From showing him as a young icon to bidding him adieu, ads have charted Sachin Tendulkar's cricket life over t...
Sachin Tendulkar - The face that sold

Sunday , 17 November '13

From showing him as a young icon to bidding him adieu, ads have charted his cricket life.
Sachin Tendulkar plays his last Ranji match in Lahli, Haryana (IE Photo Ravi Kanojia)
When Sachin Tendulkar walks out to the middle

Sunday , 17 November '13

Every Tendulkar innings is a mini Ganeshotsav, imbued with a sense of occasion.
Brian Lara presented Sachin Tendulkar with a quintessentially Trinidadian present - a miniature steel-pan (PTI...
West Indies, Brian Lara throw their own party for Sachin Tendulkar

Sunday , 17 November '13

Brian Lara presented Sachin Tendulkar with a quintessentially Trinidadian present.
Will be happy to hand Sachin Tendulkar some chores, says wife Anjali

Sunday , 17 November '13

"I can imagine cricket without Sachin but I can't imagine Sachin without cricket," said Anjali.
Imran Khan brought himself on when Sachin Tendulkar arrived. But the youngster was untroubled.
Sachin Tendulkar - A fighter at 16

Sunday , 17 November '13

At 16, Sachin Tendulkar batted as if he had been playing Test cricket for 16 years.