Former cricket coach Desh Prem Azad welcome the recommendation of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports to confer the country's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna, to late Hockey champion Dhyan Chand.


He also has said that ace batsman Sachin Tendulkar could wait for now.


While addressing media persons in Chandigarh, Azad said that Tendulkar still has a long way to go and room should be made for other deceased sports personalities for now.