In 2011, Sachin was a member of the MS Dhoni-coached Indian squad that won the World Cup.
The BCCI Secretary, Jay Shah, gave Sachin Tendulkar the Golden Ticket in advance of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023. A total of ten teams will compete across ten locations from October 5 to November 19 during the ICC World Cup 2023, which will be held in India. 48 matches will be contested over the event over 46 days.
The BCCI published a photo of Jay Shah awarding Sachin Tendulkar the “Golden Ticket.”
“A historic occasion for cricket and the country! Bharat Ratna Shri @sachin_rt received the golden ticket from BCCI Honorary Secretary @JayShah as part of our “Golden Ticket for India Icons” initiative.
“Sachin Tendulkar is a symbol of supreme cricketing ability and of national pride, and his life story has motivated generations. He will now be present for the @ICC@cricketworldcup2023, watching the action LIVE, according to the tweet.
In 2011, Sachin was a member of the MS Dhoni-coached Indian squad that won the World Cup. With 18,426 runs scored in 463 games, Tendulkar holds the record for most runs scored in a one-day international match. He also holds the record for the most runs scored during World Cup competitions. He played in six World Cups and amassed 2,278 runs in 45 games. With six hundreds and 15 fifty-pluses, Sachin has made these runs with an exceptional average of 56.95. His tournament high score is 152. The former India player has also taken home two ICC Cricket World Cup Golden Bat medals.
On Tuesday, Jay Shah also presented the ‘Golden Ticket’ to Amitabh Bachchan, the biggest celebrity in Bollywood. The BCCI hailed Big B for his ongoing support of Team India in a photo that was uploaded on the X platform, formerly known as Twitter.