India‘s Davis Cup captain and tennis legend, Anand Amritraj has showered praise on Sachin Tendulkar winning the Bharat Ratna, and has called him the most deserving winner of the prestigious civilian honour.


Tendulkar has become the first sportsperson to receive the coveted award.


Amritraj minced no words in his praise for the Little Master as he said that there is not a better exponent of sports in this country to receive that award.


He also praised the country and Tendulkar’s fans for recognising Tendulkar’s unmeasurable contribution to Indian cricket.