Arjun Tendulkar

Arjun Tendulkar (born 24 September 1999) is an Indian cricketer[3] and the son of Sachin Tendulkar.[4] He is a left-handed fast bowler and left-handed batsman. His Under-19 debut for India was against Sri Lanka in 2018.[5] He made his Twenty20 debut on 15 January 2021, for Mumbai in the 2020–21 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy against Haryana.[6] On debut, he took one wicket for 34 runs from three overs.[7]

Arjun Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar family.jpg
Arjun (second from left) with his family
Personal information
Full nameArjun Sachin Tendulkar
Born (1999-09-24) 24 September 1999 (age 22)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Height6 ft 1 in (185 cm)[1]
BattingLeft-handed
BowlingLeft-arm medium-fast
RoleBowler
RelationsSachin Tendulkar (father)[2]
Ramesh Tendulkar (grandfather)
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2020/21Mumbai
Career statistics
Competition T20
Matches 2
Runs scored 3
Batting average 3.00
100s/50s 0/0
Top score 3
Balls bowled 42
Wickets 2
Bowling average 33.50
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match 0
Best bowling 1/33
Catches/stumpings 0/–
Source: Cricinfo, 2 April 2021

In February 2021, Tendulkar was bought by the Mumbai Indians for 20 lakh rupees[8] in the IPL auction ahead of the 2021 Indian Premier League.[9][10] In September 2021, Tendulkar was selected in Mumbai's senior squad for the first time. He was included in Mumbai's 22-man Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy squad.[11] However, he was later ruled out of the 2021 IPL due to injury.[12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Arjun Tendulkar makes it to India U-19 team for Sri Lanka tour". Economic Times. Retrieved 8 February 2021.
  2. ^ "Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun selected for the under-14 Mumbai team". 10 January 2013. Archived from the original on 5 March 2013.
  3. ^ "Arjun Tendulkar". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 15 January 2021.
  4. ^ "Arjun Tendulkar breaks into India Under-19 squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 15 January 2021.
  5. ^ "IPL 2020: Fans curious after spotting Arjun Tendulkar with Mumbai Indians players in UAE". India Today. 15 September 2020. Retrieved 6 September 2021.
  6. ^ "Elite, Group E, Mumbai, Jan 15 2021, Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 15 January 2021.
  7. ^ "Arjun Tendulkar returns 1-34 in unremarkable senior Mumbai debut". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 15 January 2021.
  8. ^ "IPL Auction 2021 Players list update: Mumbai Indians buy Arjun Tendulkar for base price of Rs 20 lakh". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 February 2021.
  9. ^ "IPL 2021 auction: The list of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 February 2021.
  10. ^ "We picked Arjun Tendulkar 'purely on a skill basis' - Mahela Jayawardene". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 19 February 2021.
  11. ^ "Arjun Tendulkar picked in Mumbai's senior squad for 1st time, set to feature in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy". India Today. 2 January 2021. Retrieved 6 September 2021.
  12. ^ "Mumbai Indians rope in Simarjeet Singh as Arjun Tendulkar's replacement". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 29 September 2021.

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