I have no memory of cricket without Sachin Tendulkar.
I have watched highlights, and read the fervent praise of past batting masters, but they remain only as homage. It is Sachin who has been this generation’s living embodiment of the ascent to cricket’s pinnacle – from precocious upstart, to middle order warrior, to icon.
The greatest batsman ever to have played the game? It’s a label fraught with argument. How to ally the differences in playing conditions and bowling opposition over time. How to gauge greatness. And most of all, whether it matters.
There is no one to compare him …Read More