Cricket legend, Sachin Tendulkar and rising star, Virat Kohli were conferred with annual awards at the Board of Control for Cricket in India's prestigious ceremony in Mumbai.

Tendulkar was honoured for his implausible accomplishment of scoring 100 international hundreds in Tests and One Day Internationals combined.

Addressing the gathering, Tendulkar thanked the BCCI for being by his side through thick and thin.

Earlier on November 06, Tendulkar was conferred the Order of Australia medal for his achievements and contribution to international cricket and for promoting bilateral ties between the two countries.