Tendulkar Jnr makes IPL debut

Tendulkar Jnr makes IPL debut

Arjun Tendulkar made his Indian Premier League debut on Sunday bowling for Mumbai Indians, the crew as soon as captained by his illustrious batsman father Sachin Tendulkar.

Standing at over six toes (1.83 metres) tall, the 23-year-old left-hander was given the brand new ball within the match towards Kolkata Knight Riders at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium.

He joined five-time IPL winners Mumbai in 2021 — making his T20 debut for the state crew the identical yr — however this was the primary time he had been picked for the franchise.

The paceman has performed seven first-class matches for Goa, after shifting bases to the western state final yr.

His father, who has virtually god-like standing in cricket-mad India, started his profession with Mumbai state’s junior crew earlier than being picked for the senior facet on the age of 15.

He gained his first cap for India in 1989 earlier than happening to turn into the best Check scorer of all time in addition to the primary participant to attain 100 worldwide centuries. He retired in 2013.