Sachin Tendulkar picks the willow again on silver jubilee of his first international hundred
Image courtesy: Sachin Tendulkar (Twitter)

August 14, 1990 is a special day for Indian cricket. Sachin Tendulkar, who is widely regarded as the game’s most complete batsman, scored his first international century. In a career spanning over 24 years, he went on to notch 99 more but the first time for many reasons is the most cherished one. [Also Read: How Sachin Tendulkar transformed a village in Andhra Pradesh]

At Old Trafford, Tendulkar scored his maiden ton and it came in a match-saving cause. The Master Blaster himself, in a bid to relive that moment, planned to pick up the bat today for a special session. He tweeted:

Over the years, Tendulkar has broken almost every batting record possible. He is the only cricketer to have hundred international centuries to his name.