|Arjun Tendulkar Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||September 24, 1999|
Arjun Tendulkar is a promising Indian cricketer who is best known for being the son of the legendary cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar. He made his professional Twenty20 debut while playing for Mumbai in January 2021. He has more than 300k followers on Instagram.
Arjun Sachin Tendulkar
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Arjun attended the Dhirubhai Ambani International School in Mumbai.
- Father – Sachin Tendulkar (Cricketer)
- Mother – Anjali Mehta (Pediatrician, Homemaker)
- Siblings – Sara Tendulkar (Older Sister)
- Others – Anand Mehta (Maternal Grandfather), Annabel Lancaster (Maternal Grandmother), Ramesh Tendulkar (Paternal Grandfather) (Novelist, Poet), Rajni Tendulkar (Paternal Grandmother), Nitin Tendulkar (Paternal Half-Uncle), Savita Tendulkar (Paternal Half-Aunt), Ajit Tendulkar (Paternal Half-Uncle)
6 ft 3 in or 190.5 cm
85 kg or 187.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Multiracial (Asian [Indian] and White)
He has English ancestry on his maternal grandmother’s side and Indian ancestry on his father’s side.
Arjun has endorsed the brand SoulFuel.
Arjun Tendulkar Favorite Things
- Female Cricketer – Danielle Wyatt
- All-Rounder – Ben Stokes
- Left-Arm Pacers – Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Johnson
- Video Game – PUBG
- PUBG Mobile Players – Mortal (Naman Mathur), Dynamo (Aditya Sawant)
Source – RepublicWorld.com, SportsKeeda.com
Arjun Tendulkar Facts
- In the cricket world, he looks up to players like Mitchell Starc and Ben Stokes.
- Arjun is a close friend of the English cricketer, Danielle Wyatt.
- His selection into the Mumbai Indians team during the 2021 IPL auction for the base price of Rs 20 lakhs was trolled by some as an act of nepotism. However, cricketers such as Zaheer Khan, Mahela Jayawardene, and actor Farhan Akhtar came out in support of the inexperienced youngster.
- Arjun is a fast bowler who can consistently touch around 135 kmph.
- He served as a ballboy in his father’s farewell cricket match (as well as his 200th Test match) against West Indies in November 2013.
- In December 2022, Arjun scored a hundred on his Ranji Trophy debut.
- In April 2023, Arjun made his IPL debut with Mumbai Indians (MI) in a match against Kolkata Knight Riders. He received his debut cap from MI captain Rohit Sharma.
- Sachin and Arjun Tendulkar have become the first father-son duo to play in the IPL.
- He played his first IPL match, 2 years after being bought by MI.
- On April 22, 2023, Arjun bowled the joint-most expensive over (along with Gujarat Titan’s Yash Dayal) in the IPL 2023 when he gave 31 runs in his 3rd over against PBKS.
- In May 2023, Arjun got bit by a dog on his left hand.
- In July 2023, he was included in the 15-member South Zone squad for the initial 3 matches of the Deodhar Trophy.
Featured Image by Arjuntendulkar.24 / Instagram