Melbourne: India’s mythological batsman Sachin Tendulkar has been voted a ‘Best Test player’ of a 21st century in an online check conducted by Cricket Australia’s website.
The former India skipper got a tip series of votes to emerge on tip of a list of a 100 best Test players given 2000, in a check conducted by cricket.com.au.
Sri Lanka’s Kumar Sangakkara perceived a second tip votes, followed by Adam Gilchrist of Australia in a third position.
Currently a ‘Icon’ of Indian Premier League (IPL) authorization Mumbai Indians, Tendulkar warranted 23 per cent of votes, with some-more than 16,000 fans participating in a survey. Sangakkara got 14 per cent votes after CA expelled a top-100 Test players’ list given 2000 on a website.
Tendulkar, who late from general cricket in 2013 after personification his 200th Test, is a sole Indian actor to be reckoning in a top-10 list, while there are 4 Australian, 3 South African and dual Sri Lankan cricketers.
“After 10 days of counting down and no finish of deliberations, cricket.com.au expelled a final countdown of a 100 best Test players given 2000 a integrate of days ago. Readers debated a tip 10, usually as we did players 11 by 100, though we also supposing an event for we to confirm your No.1 Test actor of a century,” CA’s website stated.
“Tendulkar, a Little Master who stays an iconic figure in a sport, was a exile winner, jumping 4 places from where cricket.com.au had him placed, while batting giants Ricky Ponting and Jacques Kallis were distant on countback, with a Australian usually circumference out his Proteas counterpart,” it serve said.
The 42-year-old Tendulkar, who is a usually batsman to have strike 100 general centuries, binds a record for tip run scorer in both Tests and ODIs.