October 25, 2013, 4:02 pm
The vast majority of India, and millions overseas, have not known a world without Sachin Tendulkar batting for India. What would have happened if the master had not played at all? How would Indian cricket have progressed along the years? How would the batting records of the world have fared? And finally, whom would the press and public have targeted for allegations of selfishness? Arunabha Sengupta and Abhishek Mukherjee go down an imaginary lane.