Sachin Tendulkar: Sledging by pace bowlers should be taken as ‘good humour’
Sachin Tendulkar has faced the most furious fast bowlers in the world but according to the batsman, sledging by speedsters in something that needs to be taken in "good humour."
Tendulkar on Monday launched Mumbai's much awaited gaming destination SMAAASH, an interactive, immersive, aspirational and recreational place which promises to take cricket, football, racing and other recreational activities to the next level.
Tendulkar also spoke about the possiblity of his son playing against his virtual creation at SMAAASH.
The Master Blaster also called legendary Pakistani fast bowler Wasim Akram as "one of the greatest to have played the game."
According to Tendulkar sledging by speedsters in something that needs to be taken in "good humour."
Tendulkar said that budding cricketers would enjoy the simulator as they get an opportunity to face world class bowlers, adding that a few inputs which were duly incorporated.
Shripal Morakhia, who conceptualised it, said that this is first of it's kind globally and plan to have 15 such centres around the globe in the next two years.
Tendulkar has been an integral part in perfecting the cricketing experience and actively involved right from the initial testing to eventually designing the overall experience of the simulator.
Combining India's most popular game with equally immersive and interactive gaming simulators like football, combat zone and racing, SMAAASH offers an entertaining and socially charged environment levelling the platform for beginners, professionals and those aspiring to test their sporting abilities at the highest levels.