Indian skipper MS Dhoni praised Sachin Tendulkar for winning the Bharat Ratna and said that it was a great honour for the entire nation.


Dhoni also said that Sachin was a great role-model to young cricketers and fully deserved the award.


Dhoni also mentioned that Sachin has conducted himself impeccably both on and off the field and is an inspiration to many of the current crop of cricketers.


Sachin became the youngest and the first ever sportsperson to win the Bharat Ratna.


Dhoni also concluded by saying that Sachin will always remain as a legend to have graced the game of cricket.