PM, Sports minister congratulate Tendulkar on Hundred Centuries
New Delhi: Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh congratulating Sachin Tendulkar on his making history – a hundred centuries. In a press statement Dr. Singh said that, "I join the nation in congratulating Sachin Tendulkar on his making history – a hundred centuries. He has made India proud. Tendulkar’s long career has been a triumph of class, character and courage. Wish him many more innings and feats to continue inspiring the youth."
Shri Ajay Maken , Union Minister of State (I/C) Youth affairs & Sports has congratulated Sachin Tendulkar on creating a history by becoming the first cricketer in the world to score 100th hundred today during the fourth match of the Asia Cup at Mirpur , Bangladesh .
In his message , Shri Maken said “It is big big achievement and Sachin has created a history and India is proud to have a player like Sachin Tendulkar. I would like to congratulate him . We all are proud of him."
Union Agriculture Minister Shri Sharad Pawar has congratulated Sachin Tendulkar on hitting the 100th international cricket century today.
In his letter, Shri Pawar has said:
“My heartiest Congratulations to you on reaching the 100th International Century.
“You have made India and the game of cricket proud in accomplishing this milestone. Your achievement speaks volume for your dedication to this great game. I am sure your illustrious career will be written in golden letters in the history of cricket and will serve as beacon of inspiration for many generations of cricketers to follow.
“My best wishes to you and hope you will continue to chase your dreams in the times to come.”
Shri Pawar is also the President of International Cricket Council (ICC), the highest body in international cricket.