Sachin Tendulkar, often referred to as the “Little Master,” is widely regarded as one of the greatest cricketers to have ever graced the sport. Throughout his illustrious career, Tendulkar enthralled fans with his incredible talent and unmatched skill in all formats of the game. In One Day Internationals (ODIs), he played numerous memorable innings, etching his name in cricketing history.
Among these, here are five of his most iconic and impactful performances that left an indelible mark on the cricketing world:-
The Crucial 98 – vs Pakistan, Centurion, 2003
During the 2003 ICC Cricket World Cup, India faced arch-rivals Pakistan in a high-stakes encounter at Centurion. In this pressure-cooker match, Tendulkar played a crucial knock of 98 runs. His innings set the foundation for India’s victory and demonstrated his ability to perform under immense pressure on the grandest stage of cricket.