Sachin Tendulkar took to Instagram on Thursday to post an image from Melbourne the place he’s presently having fun with his time after collaborating in the Bushfire charity cricket match.“Soaking up the Sun,” Sachin Tendulkar captioned the post on his social media account. Cricket followers appreciated the post wholeheartedly however the maybe essentially the most hilarious response got here from his lengthy-time opening companion and present BCCI President Sourav Ganguly. Kisi kisi ka kismat acha hai .. chuttii manate raho (some individuals have nice luck, preserve having fun with your holidays),” Ganguly commented on the post.
Sachin Tendulkar returned to bat for the primary time in almost six years on Sunday. The historic second occurred throughout Sunday’s Big Appeal double-header, when the India legend got here out to face Women’s Cricketer of the Year Ellyse Perry for an over in the charity match through the innings break. Starting proper the place he had left the game, Tendulkar comfortably glanced his first ball in direction of the sq. leg fence for a boundary.
Speaking after the match, Tendulkar, who retired from cricket in 2013, and final performed in an exhibition match for MCC in 2014, admitted he was nervous earlier than popping out to bat.
“I think I was more nervous than (Perry) because I was not sure whether I was going to see the ball or not. I told her that after last evening’s net, I did one throwdown session and I said, ‘I can see the ball but I cannot guarantee whether the ball is going to hit the bat’, at least I could see the ball and spend some time in the middle,” he mentioned.
The former Indian worldwide added that cricket requires a number of time being spent on the nets. “It doesn’t come so easily. One has to spend hours on end (in the nets).”