Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar is arguably the biggest batting stalwart till date. So imagine the stature of the person who coached the Little Master. The Indian legend shared a photo on Twitter with his childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar on the occasion of Guru Purnima. The 46-year-old expressed gratitude towards his coach and also explained the importance of a teacher through his tweet. Sachin Tendulkar Dream XI After CWC 2019 Includes Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli; Master Blaster Goes For NZ Skipper Kane Williamson As Captain.
"Guru is the one who removes the darkness of ignorance in the student. Thank you Achrekar Sir for being that Guru & guide to me and making me what I am today," wrote the highest run-scorer in international cricket followed by an ancient Sanskrit shloka for the teachers. Sachin Tendulkar Wishes Sunil Gavaskar on His Birthday With A Special Selfie on Instagram, Calls Him An Inspiration.
गुरुर्ब्रह्मा ग्रुरुर्विष्णुः गुरुर्देवो महेश्वरः ।
गुरुः साक्षात् परब्रम्ह तस्मै श्री गुरवे नमः ॥
Guru is the one who removes the darkness of ignorance in the student.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 16, 2019
Sachin Tendulkar has been a great ambassador of the game and is known for his down to earth nature both on and off the field. The veteran has always shown love for his coach whenever he got the opportunity to. Sachin has pounded a ton of records in international cricket, which is not easy to break and certainly, he credits Archrekar for his success and achievements in his career.