With the Indian voters strongly behind him, Sachin Tendulkar easily won the sports moment award while Barcelona superstar shared the award for the best sportsman of the year with F1 great Lewis Hamilton.
India has produced some of the greatest batsmen to have step foot on the cricket pitch, now let us take a look at the top 13 run-getters for the 'Men in Blue' in ODIs.
30 years since Sachin Tendulkar's Test debut: 10 mindblowing world records held by the Master Blaster
It has been 30 years since a 16-year-old Indian batsman made his debut in what was then one of the toughest places in the world. Sachin Tendulkar has since broken almost every batting record that matters and the story of his illustrious career gains some more sheen when his debut is taken into context. Have a look at 10 of his rare career achievements here.
Take a look at the highest run scorers of each edition from the World Cup.
As former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar turns 46 on today, let us take a look at some of the rare photos of the 'Master Blaster'.