Australian cricketers are seen in the video talking about Sachin Tendulkar prior to India's tour of Australia in 2011-12.
Michael Hussey was especially full of praise for the Little Master. He said that Sachin Tendulkar 'oozes class'
Sachin Tendulkar had started the series on a good note stroking the ball well. However, towards the end of the series he struggled a bit. the struggle continued longer and is yet to find form again. India lost the series 0-4.
Yet as they say, form is temporary class is permanent.
Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar and Pakistan’s Rawalpindi Express Shoaib Akhtar have enjoyed many duels on the cricket field. One of the most famous duels took place in the 2003 World Cup at Centurion in South Africa where Sachin had thrashed the pacer for 18 runs in his first over. However, Akhtar came back to dismiss Sachin for 98.
In the very first encounter between the two cricketers, Sachin was dismissed for the golden duck by Shoaib Akhtar
A look back at cricket history being made on this day.
Today's video includes the international cricketers who were born, those who scored centuries and the cricketers who registered five-wicket hauls.
Darren Maddy, Denis Compton, Graeme Hick are among the many cricketers born on May 23rd.
It also happens to be the day when Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar, Ramnaresh Sarwan, Mark Butcher, Mark Richardson and a few other players have scored a century. Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid scored a century in the same match against Kenya in the 1999 World Cup.
fidel Edwards is the only bowler to get a five-wicket haul on this day.
Jamie How, Chinthaka Jayasinghe and many others are the crickets to be born on May 19th.
Ryan McClaren, Harbhajan Singh and Chris Pringle are the only bowlers to get five wicket haul on this day.
There have been a lot of centuries scored on this day.Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly did it in the same Test in 2007. Wavell Hinds scored a century in 2002 Michael Vaughan and New Zealand all-rounder Jacob Oram are other centurions on this day.
There have been other cases as well of centuries scored on 19th May
After being drafted into the side following Michelle Johnson's injury, the West Indian all-rounder Dwayne Smith got his first chance to play for the Mumbai Indians in the 2012 edition of teh Indian Premier League.
Dwayne Smith did what he does best, muscled the ball all over the park.
Needing 14 runs to win of the last three balls, Smith hit a six and two powerful fours straight over the bowlers head. Hilfenhaus who was given the last over to bowl, didn't bowl bad deliveries, but Smith powerfully struck the ball to the boundary helping teh Mumbai Indians to win of the last ball of the match.