Legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has picked up his all time best playing XI recently. However, the ‘Little Master’ missed a couple of big names including himself which caught the attention of many.
Sachin Tendulkar is considered the greatest batsmen to have ever played the game. The Master Blaster has smacked 15,921 runs in ODIs and 18,426 runs in his 24-year-old career. The 48-year-old has a total of 100 international tons to his name. The Mumbai born cricketer also has 201 wickets to his name.
Recently, the Little Master picked up his all time best playing XI. Though Sachin missed out a lot of cricketers in his list but he also included one of best of all times.
MS Dhoni who is considered to be one of the greatest captains of all time did not find a place Sachin’s list. Run Machine Virat Kohli was also not included in the list. Rahul Dravid who is currently team India’s head coach was also not seen in the list. Legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan was also not found in his all time best playing XI.
The 48-year-old named Virender Sehwag and Sunil Gavaskar in the opening slot. While the middle order was captured by Brian Lara, Viv Richards, all-rounder Jacques Kallis and Sourav Ganguly. Adam Gilchrist was the wicket-keeper batsmen in the elusive list.
The bowling department comprised Harbhajan Singh, Shane Warne, Wasim Akram, and Glenn McGrath.
Sachin Tendulkar’s Playing XI:
Virender Sehwag, Sunil Gavaskar, Brian Lara, Viv Richards, Jacques Kallis, Sourav Ganguly, Adam Gilchrist, Shane Warne, Wasim Akram, Harbhajan Singh, and Glenn McGrath.