The world is celebrating Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar’s debut anniversary today. The man who changed the face of Indian cricket with his aura still evokes the same emotions from the masses till this very day. Many big celebrities took to their Twitter handles and got nostalgic recalling their fond memories of Sachin. Many of them used the hashtag #SachinNahiHotaToh to ponder a scenario where Sachin never played the game.
The tweets highlighted the impact which Sachin has made on the lives of many prominent personalities. They also showcased the love and respect which he commands in all nooks and corner of the Indian society and the sheer impact which he has had on more than a billion people.
Here we take a look at a few of them:
The cornerstone of Indian women’s cricket, Mithali Raj used an iconic picture to describe what Sachin stood for Indian cricket.
#SachinNahiHotaToh no one would cue up to take this iconic pic the last time he came out to bat!
— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) November 15, 2019
One of Sachin’s closest friend and a man who shared innumerable memorable moments with him, Vinod Kambli got emotional in a video message.
I have seen you batting from close quarters since you were 11.
It has been an honour to bat along with you for School, Mumbai and India! @sachin_rt, you are an inspiration to one and all! #SachinDebutDay pic.twitter.com/aIm9IZ0qlk
— VINOD KAMBLI (@vinodkambli349) November 15, 2019
Indian badminton ace and former World No.1 Kidambi Srikanth also had a few special words to say about the Master Blaster.
— Kidambi Srikanth (@srikidambi) November 15, 2019
Stand-up comedian and ‘What the Duck’ host Vikram Sathaye also stressed the importance of Sachin in his life.
— Vikram Sathaye (@vikramsathaye) November 15, 2019
Mumbai Indians batsmen Suryakumar Yadav claimed that Sachin was the inspiration behind his own cricket career.
— surya77 (@surya_14kumar) November 15, 2019
One of India’s leading digital companies, JetSynthesys also celebrated a special day in Indian cricket.
— JetSynthesys (@JetSynthesys) November 15, 2019
Nepal Cricket were grateful to Sachin for blessing the game with unforgettable memories and helping promote cricket in their country.
#SachinNahiHotaToh we could not see God of Cricket blessing our TU International cricket ground playing a T10 charity match vs #NepalCricket Legend/U19 Coach @binodsum this Saturday. #30yearsofSachin | #SachinDebutDay pic.twitter.com/xldfPXgXa0
— Nepal Cricket (@Nepal_Cricket) November 15, 2019
One of India’s most renowned cricket journalists, Boria Majumdar highlighted the contribution of the Master Blaster to the Indian society as a whole.
— Boria Majumdar (@BoriaMajumdar) November 15, 2019
Some special words indeed from a few big names who themselves have a big impact across various fields of life.