Legendary West Indies batsman Brian Lara has acknowledged Sachin Tendulkar, was not “however is among the best” to have performed the fantastic recreation of cricket.
“Sachin Tendulkar not was however is among the best to have performed our superb recreation,” Lara stated in an Instagram put up.
With this put up, Lara may need even have put an finish to the talk that’s nonetheless there between cricket pundits and followers to resolve who was the higher participant between him and Tendulkar.
The southpaw, whereas sharing a video clip of Tendulkar’s basic knock of 242 not-out in opposition to Australia on the Sydney Cricket Floor in 2004, additionally urged individuals to be disciplined in life and observe the rules offered by the federal government to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
“We will all be taught the self-discipline wanted to COMBAT something in life from this efficiency 241 not out vs Australia,” Lara wrote.
In that Sydney Take a look at which led to a draw, Tendulkar had scored 241* off 436 balls and helped India put up a mammoth rating of 705/7 of their first innings.
Earlier than that Take a look at, the Grasp Blaster was caught behind on numerous events on the deliveries exterior the off stump which he tried to play the duvet drive shot.
Nevertheless, on the SCG, he determined to not play a single cowl drive and confirmed nice grit and willpower.
Steve Waugh, who was main in that Take a look at, had additionally praised Tendulkar for the self-discipline. “To me, it was a present of unimaginable fortitude, psychological power self-discipline,” Waugh had instructed cricket.com.au.
“He really adopted by and did not play a cover-drive though he scored a double hundred,” he added.