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Tendulkar completes 18,000 runs

Rajneesh Gupta | December 11, 2004 18:34 IST

Sachin Tendulkar added yet another feather to his cap by becoming the third Indian to complete 18,000 runs in first class cricket during his innings of 159* against Bangaldesh on Saturday.

Sunil Gavaskar and Vijay Hazare are the only two other batsmen to have done so for India. Tendulkar's , however, is the quickest in terms of innings. Also his average is the highest among top-10 Indian batsmen.

Tendulkar in first-class cricket
TypeMtsInnsNORunsHsAve.100500
Test matches119192219754241*57.04343812
Ranji Trophy304563591233*92.0714170
Duleep Trophy710060019960.00310
Irani Trophy351299103*74.75120
English County Cricket16252107010046.52171
FC matches on tour34495239316954.384171
Other FC matches571446204*74.3312-
TOTAL2143333618153241*61.12588414

Indians with most runs in first-class cricket
BatsmanMtsInnsNORunsHsAve.10050
SM Gavaskar348563612583434051.4681105
VS Hazare2383674618740316*58.386073
SR Tendulkar2143333618153241*61.125884
GR Viswanath308486471797024740.934489
DB Vengsarkar260390521786828452.865587

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Sub: Sachin's flawed century

The only reason Sachin completed his century in Dhaka was because of three missed catches before he had even reached 50 !!! I see nothing ...


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Sub: Tendulkar's Highest Score

Tendulkar's highest score in Test Matches in 248* vs Bangladesh at Dhaka(10-14 December 2004) whereas the article shows Tendulkar's highest score as 241*. I think ...


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Sub: wishing tendulkar for his making the highest no test century

You are realy genious,superb ,excellent to breaking the sunil gavaskar highest number of test century record.I personally belive that if you will play untill the ...


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