On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Gavaskar’s iconic Test debut against the West Indies, The Master Blaster Sachin pays a tribute to his idol.
Check out Sachin’s Tweet.
He writes on Sunil Gavaskar’s picture on Twitter that mentions ” 50 years ago on this day he took the cricketing world by storm. He scored 774 runs in his debut series and each one of us growing up had a hero to look up to. India won the series in West Indies and then in England and all of sudden the sport in India had a new meaning. As a young boy, I knew I had someone to look up to and try and be like him. that has never changed. He remains my hero. Wish you a happy 50th in International Cricket Mr.Gavaskar. To every one of the 1971 team a happy 50th Anniversary. You all made us proud and showed us light.”
Sachin’s tweet took over the internet and get a fan wishes storm on Twitter.