Top 10 Small Athletes: #3 Sachin Tendulkar 12

Posted: October 8, 2009, 6:27 PM ; Updated: October 15, 2009, 3:23 PM

There will be two reactions to Sachin Tendulkar's spot in our countdown.

Some of you will say: "What?! Who the heck is Sachin Tendulkar?"

And others will say: "What?! How is Sachin Tendulkar only Number 3?"

For those of you unfamiliar with Tendulkar, he might be the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket, one of the world's most popular sports.

Nicknamed "The Little Master," the 5' 5" Tendulkar is a technician on the cricket pitch, able to do whatever he wants against any bowler in the world.

Among his honors, he was Player of the Tournament in the 2003 Cricket World Cup and Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1997. Even at age 36, he's showing no signs of slowing down. 

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Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar is great cricketer the world ever seen.... 

Sachin Tendulkar defines everything what a man should be. Sachin proves the superiority of humans over all the creatures created by God. Of all the creatures created by God, humans are the only one with exceptional reasoning brain.

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I think BuffaloZinger is right.

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MAn baseball will always be more popular than cricket

Are you kidding cricket is the 2nd most popular sport in the world behind soccer

No way man cricket is very popular around the world just not in america. He belongs on this list.

i agree when i went to india cricket was big there

I agree with basketballking

thats dumb who cares bout cricket

Cricket is the best sport in the world buddy

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