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SEE: Tendulkar plays roadside cricket in Uri!

Last updated on: February 22, 2024 12:43 IST


Cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday visited the Aman Setu bridge -- the last point on the Line of Control in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

Quoting officials, Press Trust of India reported that, Tendulkar interacted with the soldiers at the Kaman Post, near Aman Setu, during his visit that lasted around one hour, officials said.


The Little Master alsp played roadside cricket with a bunch of boys in Uri. The boys keenly watched Tendulkar's footwork and how he played the shots.

On Thursday, Tendulkar posted a video of him playing cricket with the locals.

'Cricket and Kashmir: A match made in Heaven,' he captioned the video.

Tendulkar, accompanied by wife Anjali and daughter Sara, is on a visit to Kashmir over the past few days. He visited a cricket bat manufacturing unit at Chursoo on Srinagar-Jammu national highway.

He also visited Pahalgam tourist destination in south Kashmir.