What we can learn from Sachin’s cricket career


With a population of 1.311 billion human beings, there is not a person who will not know the name
‘Sachin Tendulkar’. For as long as I remember, cricket for Indians meant watching Sachin play. For Indians, cricket is a religion and Sachin is their god. A sport that unifies the country in a way nothing else can, so imagine what the God can do! One of the greatest cricketers our time has seen, he is celebrated across the globe for not just his career but also the path he chose to achieve it.

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Image Courtesy: Abhisays

 

1. Following his Passion :

The reason behind his success is the motto he followed: Love what you do. He loved the game and followed his heart to pursue it. Sachin Tendulkar is an inspiration to all who have a dream in their heart and want to make a career out of it. If you love what you do, there will never be a dull moment at work.

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Image Courtesy: CNBC

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2. Never Give Up Attitude :

There are ups and downs in life, which makes it an eventful roller coaster ride. Be it one-day matches or 20-20, there have been times when he has been run out at zero. Life is full of disappointments and he has taught us that no matter what if you have what it takes you will stand right back up to face the world and do better the next time.

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Image Courtesy: Rediff

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3. Team Player :

A player, captain, guide and coach, Sachin has touched the lives of many new talents in the team today. He constantly inspires us to be a team player. You always treat equals with respect, but how you treat your juniors speak volumes about you. He has always worked towards keeping the team’s interest above his own.

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Image Courtesy: India Today

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4. Always be Humble :

It is difficult to stumble across a sportsperson as humble as Sachin Tendulkar. His composed aura and humble nature are his two strengths that led him to achieve the greatness we all admire. So men if you aspire to be even half the person Sachin is, you will have to work hard every day and be humble about it.

Always be Humble

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Sachin has left behind a legacy for generations to come, with 25 years of sportsmanship; the new generation has some very big shoes to fill. His dedication towards his fitness was commendable. He has shown the world that with dedication you can stay in good form despite your age. Working hard every day this man has overcome injuries only to return in a better form for his next game. We learn from him that walking that extra mile to pursue your dream will reward you later. Take care of your health today and you will make your place in history.