Sachin: The Story of the World's Greatest Batsman PDF/EPUB
If you are a Sachin fan you must read it and if you are not his fan then you must definitely read it For the fans its a long walk to the memory lane Reading about the journey of Sachin made me remember each and every important moment of his life and also made me remember my reaction to it at that time.For the critics it will help you clear your misconceptions Those who think he wasn t a match winner, this book will be an eye opener It tells you about his fighting knocks, reasons for his capt If you are a Sachin fan you must read it and if you are not his fan then you must definitely read it For the fans its a long walk to the memory lane Reading about the journey of Sachin made me remember each and every important moment of his life and also made me remember my reaction to it at that time.For the critics it will help you clear your misconceptions Those who think he wasn t a match winner, this book will be an eye opener It tells you about his fighting knocks, reasons for his captaincy failures, the pressure he went through, all of it.The book is well written and well researched A must read I will say. The first biography of Sachin Tendulkar Very authoritative and sensitive portrayal with the objective lens of a senior sports journalist A must read for cricket fans. This is the 2nd biography by Gulu, I have read Like Sourav, this book covers One Day Internationals in detail Gulu has covered the match fixing saga thoroughly and how it has impacted Sachin I believe Gulu should have written this book at least ten years As a result, he would have gotstories to tell D A fantastic book by Gulu Ezekiel A complete history with an insight to the life of the world s greatest contemporary batsman The Superman of Indian cricket presented in a couple of a hundred pages Brilliant In the twelve years that he has been in the public eye, Sachin Tendulkar has been explosive on the cricket field and just as reticent off it He was barely fifteen years old when he first wrote his name into the record books with a stupendousrun partnership with his childhood friend Vinod Kambli Two year later, he struck his first century in first class cricket At eighteen, he became the second youngest man to make a hundred in international cricket, and after that there was no looking back Records tumbled by the wayside as he captivated audiences first in his home city of Mumbai, then in the rest of India and all over the cricket playing world Today, Sachin is widely accepted as the world s finest batsman, with impeccable technique, an incredible array of strokes, and maturity far beyond his years His teammates and friends swear by him, his fans worship him and there are few, if any, critics of his game or his temperament In this biography of the hero of Indian cricket, sports writer Gulu Ezekiel mines interviews, press reports and conversations over the last decade to create an accurate and sympathetic account of the man and his first passion cricket He tracks Sachin from his childhood when he first caught the bug of cricket, through his early performances in the Ranji Trophy and other domestic tournaments, and follows him on his meteoric rise to international stardom With unfailing attention to detail, he reconstructs the crucial matches and events that marked Sachin s career and unravels for us the magic of the charismatic cricketer whom Wisden once dubbed bigger than Jesus Sachin The Story of the World s Greatest Batsman, the first, serious exhaustive biography of the Tendulkar career so far, brings back, like a warm autumn breeze does, the memory of the wunderkind s early exhilarating summers in international cricketThe book is akin to a documentary in prosethe book s big virtue is that it is laboriously researched and cross referenced For any quizzer on Mastermind India opting for The Life and Times of Sachin Tendulkar as their specialist subject there s good news You just got yourself the ready reckoner that covers Amazing Perfect book and loved to read. A remarkable cricketer, who succesfully managed to keep his family life private throughout his career.