The God of cricket , master blaster Sachin Tendulkar Scored his first ODI century against Australia Exactly 22 years ago , On this day 9th September 1994 after 78 matches and there after The Legend Rises
The golden boy of indian cricket made his first ODI century as he scored 110 of 130 deliveries against Australia in the Singer world series played in Sri lanka, Before reaching the triple figure score little master had scored 2126 ODI runs with the help of 17 half-centuries.#OnThisDay in 1994 - Batting great @sachin_rt scored his first ODI hundred. Relive the magic - @ddsportschannel pic.twitter.com/eVEraJ3dQS— BCCI (@BCCI) September 9, 2016
Little master open the innings and dismantled the Aussie bowling attack which comprised of Craig McDermott, Glenn McGrath, and shane warne, Master blaster hit eight fours and two sixes during his innings as India Ended up with 246 for 8 in 50 overs , in that match bowlers also joined the party and restricted Australia for 215 won the match by 31 Runs.
In December 2012, Sachin Tendulkar announced his retirement from ODIs. He played 463 ODI matches, scored 18426 runs with the help of 49 centuries, 96 half centuries and One Double Hundred , He suffered many injuries during his cricket career , Despite that little master register his name in the list of cricket legends to be remembered till eternity.
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