This is not a scorebook, nor is it an accumulation of facts or the extension of a globally recognised brand. This is the
first in-depth and comprehensive biography of Sachin Tendulkar, and it puts Sachin, the cricketer and the human being,
Tendulkar’s story is told here grippingly, with a wealth of rare, unpublished anecdotes that throw fresh light on a
The book probes the psychological growth of the world’s leading batsman, examines the historical forces that shaped
his personal and cricketing character, analyses his cricket planning and actions and evaluates the history the man himself
has created, whether by making his Test debut at 16 or making his 50th century in Test cricket.
It just as carefully chronicles and discusses his disappointments, failures and the controversies that have cropped up
around his name, and provides an insight into Tendulkar the man, who has for so long been kept from public view.
Above all, the book places Tendulkar in the context of the international cricket tradition and determines his exact
place in world cricket history.
Capacious and yet crisp, Sachin Tendulkar: A Definitive Biography is Tendulkar in totality.