Sachin Tendulkar

Mumbai Give Tendulkar Perfect Birthday Present

Mumbai Indians displayed their all-round strength in a comprehensive 37-run victory over Deccan Chargers at Hyderabad, taking a fifth Indian Premier League 2011 victory. With this win, they moved up to the top of the table with ten points while Deccan are at the opposite end, in tenth and tied at four points, tied with three other teams.
24 April 2011

Cricket World TV - IPL 2011 Update - Kings XI Impress

A look back at the latest action from the Indian Premier League 2011 including an impressive win for the Kings XI Punjab over the Rajasthan Royals as well as victories for the Kochi Tuskers Kerala and Sachin Tendulkar's Mumbai Indians.
22 April 2011

Cricket World® TV - IPL 2011 - Tendulkar Ton In Vain

A look back at a busy weekend of Indian Premier League 2011 action, which included Sachin Tendulkar's maiden Twenty20 century, another starring performance from Paul Valthaty, a first defeat for Yuvraj Singh and the Pune Warriors, Kolkata Knight Riders doing the double over the Rajasthan Royals to top the table and wins for the Kings XI Punjab, the Delhi Daredevils and the Chennai Super Kings.
18 April 2011

Tendulkar Century In Vain As Kochi Stun Mumbai

Kochi Tuskers Kerala produced an inspired performance batting second to down the Mumbai Indians - for whom Sachin Tendulkar scored a century - and take an eight-wicket win to get off the mark in the Indian Premier League 2011. Tendulkar was outstanding in making 100 not out in 66 balls but Kochi were no less impressive, from an opening partnership of 128 between Mahela Jayawardene and Brendon McCullum, to the cool finish appled by Ravi Jadeja and Brad Hodge.
15 April 2011

Cricket Betting: Tendulkar, Mumbai Backed To Beat Kochi

Sachin Tendulkar is the man they are backing to put Kochi to the sword and he is currently 2/1 to be top Mumbai batsman on Friday. The latest Sports betting odds from Hills offer 9/1 that a century is scored in the match and Mumbai are 4/9 to win. "Punters are backing anything that is Tendulkar related, as a result Kochi are perhaps a decent price at 7/4 to win," said Hill's cricket betting spokesman Rupert Adams.
14 April 2011

Cricket World® TV - IPL 2011 - Mumbai Lead The Way

A look back at the last three games in the Indian Premier League 2011, which have seen Jacques Kallis, Sachin Tendulkar, Shane Warne and Johan Botha in good form for the Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians and the Rajasthan Royals respectively. The Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals topped the table after they scored two wins from their first two matches.
13 April 2011

Mumbai Indians See Off Royal Challengers Bangalore

The Mumbai Indians continued their supreme start to the Indian Premier League 2011 with a comprehensive nine-wicket win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore. From the moment Lasith Malinga took a wicket with the first ball of the match to when Sachin Tendulkar and Ambati Rayadu constructed fine unbeaten half-centuries, Mumbai were in control as they made it two wins out of two.
12 April 2011

Cricket World® TV - IPL 2011 Update - Storming Start

The first of our thrice-weekly Indian Premier League 2011 updates, looking back on the opening five matches of the competition. There were wins for the Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Mumbai Indians and the Pune Warriors and starring performances, from, among others, AB de Villiers, Johan Botha (two South Africans performing well on the weekend that Charl Schwartzel won the US Masters golf), Sachin Tendulkar, Lasith Malinga and Tim Southee.
11 April 2011

Tendulkar 'Speechless' Following World Cup Win

Sachin Tendulkar has described winning the World Cup with India as the most memorable moment of his long and distinguished playing career. Tendulkar made 18 runs before his side beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in Mumbai to lift the World Cup for the second time following their success in 1983.
3 April 2011

Cricket Betting: Punters Put Their Faith In Tendulkar

India are by far the best backed team to win the World Cup, with bets of up to &163;8,000 placed today at 8/13. Anyone would think that India were a one man team as Sachin Tendulkar has been hammered to be top bat at 5/2, man of the match at 5/1 and to score a hundred also at 5/1.
1 April 2011

Cricket World TV - Are Cricketers Born Or Made?

Some of cricket's key questions - will India win the World Cup? Will Tendulkar score his 100th century and are cricketers born or made...?
1 April 2011

Cricket Betting: Tendulkar 6/1 To Hit 100th Century

Sachin Tendulkar is being backed to win the Cricket World Cup for India in style by scoring his 100th international century in tomorrow's final. Paddy Power are offering 6/1 for the record-breaking legend to hit a three figure score in tomorrow's game and make the final his own with punters making him overwhelmingly their most popular bet to be Man of the Match (9/2), top match runscorer (9/2) and sealing his position as the top runscorer in the tournament (Evens).
1 April 2011

Cricket Betting: Punters Expecting Tendulkar Fairytale

India and Sachin Tendulkar are all the rage for the 2011 Cricket World Cup Final on Saturday. bet365 cricket betting spokesman Steve Freeth says: "It's been one-way traffic with the odds-on boys smashing into India (4/6 into 8/13) and there's already a gamble emerging on Tendulkar (7/1 into 6/1) landing the man of the match award in his own backyard."
31 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Tendulkar, Murali In Greatest Show On Earth

The participation of perhaps the two greatest cricketers of this generation, Sachin Tendulkar & Lasith Malinga, would suggest that the World Cup final will be the biggest cricket turnover match of all time. India are the 8/13 favourites and Hills have already pushed out the price about Sri Lanka winning from 5/4 to 11/8 to attract support.
31 March 2011

India Fans Celebrate World Cup Semi-Final Success

Home fans celebrate in Mohali following India's 29-run win over Pakistan in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 semi-final, which put them through to the final against Sri Lanka in Mumbai. Sachin Tendulkar top scored with 85 as India posted 260 for nine before Pakistan were bowled out for 231 in reply.
31 March 2011

Cricket World® TV - World Cup 2011 Update - India Beat Pakistan To Reach Final

A look back at the second semi-final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011, which saw India overcome arch-rivals Pakistan by 29 runs and book their place in the final against Sri Lanka on Saturday. Sachin Tendulkar survived four dropped catches to make 85, top scoring as India posted a winning score of 260 for nine while in reply, Pakistan were bowled out for 231 - Tendulkar taking the winning catch.
30 March 2011

Cricket Betting: India 8/13 For World Cup Glory

India are the 8/13 favourites with Ladbrokes to win the Cricket World Cup. The final looks to be a tight affair however with opponents Sri Lanka just 5/4 chances. India's Sachin Tendulkar was instrumental in the semi-final victory and is 6/1 to score a century in the match. It's 8/1 he notches his ton and his side lift the trophy.
30 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Semi-Final Is First Million Pound ODI

India backers up and down the country are celebrating after India beat Pakistan in their World Cup Semi-final. For the first time Hills estimate that they have taken over a million pounds on a One Day International. The hosts India are now 8/13 to win the World Cup, with Sri Lanka offered at 5/4. The only good news for bookies was that Tendulkar failed to score a century which would have cost Hills alone a further £30,000.
30 March 2011

Cricket Betting: Biggest Bets Of World Cup Placed On India v Pakistan

The second World Cup semi final between India and Pakistan is set to be the biggest betting turnover match of this World Cup – possibly even the biggest ODI international of all time. William Hill have seen bets of up to £13,000 on India at 8/13 and the hosts are now 8/11 favourites. Tendulkar is once again the focus of the specials: he is 8/1 to be man of the match, 7/1 to score a hundred and 11/8 to score a fifty.
29 March 2011

Cricket World® TV - World Cup 2011 Update - India Through, Australia Out

Sachin Tendulkar scored his 18,000th One-Day International run as India reached the semi-finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 with an impressive five-wicket win over reigning champions Australia in Ahmedabad. Despite the best efforts of Ricky Ponting, who scored a century, Australia lost their second match of the tournament, all of which means there will be a new World Cup champion later this year.
24 March 2011