WATCH | When Sachin Tendulkar joined fellow Mumbaikars for 'gully cricket'

The 44-year-old took the bat from one of them and had faced merely five balls before fans started to gather around him.

Published: 17th April 2018 04:25 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th April 2018 04:25 PM   |  A+A-

Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar (File photo | AP)

By PTI

MUMBAI: A few youngsters were in for a pleasant surprise when the legendary Sachin Tendulkar got down from his car for an impromptu batting session on the streets of Mumbai.

A video has gone viral on social media in which Tendulkar, wearing a white shirt and black trousers, is seen playing cricket near an under-construction Metro site in Bandra.

WATCH | Sachin Tendulkar joins fans for late night gully cricket

The video, also tweeted by Tendulkar's childhood friend Vinod Kambli, shows master blaster shaking hands with youngsters who were already playing cricket.

The 44-year-old took the bat from one of them and had faced merely five balls before fans started to gather around him.

Tendulkar happily posed for selfies with his fans.

Stay up to date on all the latest Cricket news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

FIFA-World-Cup-2018