, the Master Blaster, turns 47 today. The legendary Indian cricketer had been celebrated as a cricket god by the Indian Cricket enthusiasts. Sachin was born on 24th April 1973 in Mumbai. The right-handed batsman started his international career at the age of 16 on 15th November 1989 against Pakistan. Sachin played his last ODI on 18th March 2012.
He played in 200 test matches and 463 ODIs. He scored 15,921 runs in test matches with the batting average of 53.78 and 18426 runs in the ODIs with a batting average of 44.83. Sachin’s highest test score is 248 not out and his highest ODI score is 200 not out. He had also grabbed 46 wickets in the tests and 154 wickets in the ODIs. We wish, Sachin, a Happy Birthday!