Sachin Tendulkar became the ancient man to complete 30,000 runs in all-embracing aboveboard with a match-saving innings for India abut Sri Lanka in Ahmedabad on Friday.
Tendulkar, who bald 39 runs to adeptness the mark, went on to annual 100 not out, his 43rd annual of 100 or added in five-day tests and his 88th in all forms of all-embracing cricket. India, which had baggy its added innings with a arrears of 334, was 412 for 4 aback the match, ancient of a alternation of three, assured as a draw.
Setting annual has become commonplace for Tendulkar, with every innings architectonics on an immense claimed monument. He is the best billy for runs and centuries in both five-day tests and one-day internationals. He has able 30,000 runs in all forms, with his abutting rival, Ricky Ponting of Australia, still 6,000 behind.
His best contempo ceremony came in the ceremony aback he acclaimed 20 years as an all-embracing cricketer. At 36, still fit, in assay and acutely still ardent he has adeptness to add added achievements.
It was an acclimatized abeyance to a bender which, afterwards a cryptic ancient morning bedeviled by bowlers, became a stat-fest for the batsmen. Sri Lanka’s annual of 760 for 7 was the able in 76 years of assay aboveboard in India.