Sachin Tendulkar, coach Ramakanth Achrekar felicitated

Wed Dec 04 2013, 10:14 hrs
Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar along with coach Ramakanth Achrekar were felicitated by the Mumbai Cricket Association on Tuesday (December 3).  (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar along with coach Ramakanth Achrekar were felicitated by the Mumbai Cricket Association on Tuesday (December 3). (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar and his wife Anjali Tendulkar are greeted by MCA President and Agriculture minister Sharad Pawar. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar and his wife Anjali Tendulkar are greeted by MCA President and Agriculture minister Sharad Pawar. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Sachin's wife Anjali Tendulkar touches the feet of Ramakanth Achrekar at the function. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)
Sachin's wife Anjali Tendulkar touches the feet of Ramakanth Achrekar at the function. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)
Sachin Tendulkar touches the feet of his coach and mentor Ramakanth Achrekar. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)
Sachin Tendulkar touches the feet of his coach and mentor Ramakanth Achrekar. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)
Sachin Tendulkar being felicitated by Sharad Pawar. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Sachin Tendulkar being felicitated by Sharad Pawar. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Sachin Tendulkar suggested that Mumbai Cricket Association can improve its talent pool by making its inter-college and inter school competition a 15-player affair. "How can the Mumbai Cricket step ahead of the opposition. For that, casually, me and my brother were chatting one day at home, I thought this would be the best forum to give MCA that suggestion," He said after being felicitated by the MCA here. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)
Sachin Tendulkar suggested that Mumbai Cricket Association can improve its talent pool by making its inter-college and inter school competition a 15-player affair.

"How can the Mumbai Cricket step ahead of the opposition. For that, casually, me and my brother were chatting one day at home, I thought this would be the best forum to give MCA that suggestion," He said after being felicitated by the MCA here. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)
The batting icon said that many children might not be as gifted as others but deserved a chance to play at least a few matches and get a shot at the opportunity. Sachin Tendulkar with Prithivi Shaw, who grabbed headlines for his 546-run knock for Rizvi Springfield in the Harris Shield tournament against St Francis D'Assisi at Azad Maidan, and young left-arm spinner Musheer Khan, 8, who recently became the youngest player in the history of Kanga League to take a five-wicket haul. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
The batting icon said that many children might not be as gifted as others but deserved a chance to play at least a few matches and get a shot at the opportunity.
Sachin Tendulkar with Prithivi Shaw, who grabbed headlines for his 546-run knock for Rizvi Springfield in the Harris Shield tournament against St Francis D'Assisi at Azad Maidan, and young left-arm spinner Musheer Khan, 8, who recently became the youngest player in the history of Kanga League to take a five-wicket haul. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Sachin offering cake to Achrekar at the felicitation ceremony. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Sachin offering cake to Achrekar at the felicitation ceremony. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)
Sachin in conversation with his coach Achrekar. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)
Sachin in conversation with his coach Achrekar. (IE Photo: Prakash Parsekar)

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