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Listen: Sachin Tendulkar Birthday Special Podcast - On The Cricketing Emotion That Still Moves India

Swarajya Staff

Apr 23, 2020, 08:38 PM | Updated 08:38 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar at the crease - India tour of Australia, 1st Test, December 26-29, 2007 (Photo by Vikas)
Sachin Tendulkar at the crease - India tour of Australia, 1st Test, December 26-29, 2007 (Photo by Vikas)

What does Sachin mean to an Indian cricket fan? Is he seen just as a cricketer who gave an entire nation plenty of joy as a batsman? Probably not, Sachin was an emotion for an entire generation of cricket lovers in India.

His performances dictated the mood of an entire nation. What he means to India and its cricket fans is something that can be discussed for hours on end.

In this episode, Bharatvaarta podcast host Roshan Cariappa speaks to Aashish Chandorkar, Abhishek Paul and Srivatsa Subbanna - all great cricket enthusiasts about what Sachin means to the Indian cricket fan, some of his best innings across formats, his competitors and successors and his cricketing legacy.

This is the 13th episode of Bharatvaarta. The podcast is a commentary on politics, policy and culture focused on India. It brings together people from different walks of life who have varied and interesting perspectives on what's happening around us.

Listen to episode below:


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