Sunday, October 10, 2010

Tendulkar Completes 14000 Runs In Test Cricket‎

The God of Cricket Sachin Tendulkar today reached a new milestone in the second test match against Australia becoming the first man to reach 14,000 runs in the history of Test cricket and thus created another record on his name. He is the first man to reach 12,000, 13,000 and 14,000 run marks after crossing Brian Lara’s run mark of 11,953. Now he is the leading the table of highest test runs of 14,017 with Australian captain ‘Ricky Ponting’ at the second place with 12,178 with a difference of around 1800 runs while Rahul Dravid is at the fourth position with 11,581 runs. The maestro is now into his 21st Test cricketing year and is still anxious in scoring runs standing as a great inspiration for the young players all around the world.
The top ten test run getters are:

Sno Name Country Runs
1 Sachin Tendulkar India 14,017
2 Ricky Ponting Australia 12,178
3 Brian Lara West Indies 11,953
4 Rahul Dravid India 11,581
5 Allan Border Australia 11,174
6 Jacques Kallis South Africa 11,126
7 Steve Waugh Australia 10,927
8 Sunil Gavaskar India 10,122
9 Mahela Jayawardene Sri Lanka 9,408
10 Shivnarine Chanderpaul West Indies 8,969

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