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Your wait for the third set of 10 facts about legendary Sachin Tendulkar is over. TosNews brings to 10 more facts about the Master Blaster which you might not know.
1: Sachin calls Sourav Ganguly `Babu Moshai` while Ganguly calls him `Chhota Babu`.
2: After watching Deewar and Zanjeer, he became a fan of Amitabh Bachchan
3: Played tennis-ball cricket and darts during rainbreaks
4: Sachin sang and whistled with Vinod Kambli during their 664-run record stand in the Harris Shield in 1988 to avoid eye contact with the coach’s assistant, who wanted to declare while the duo wanted to bat on.
5: Was a bully at school but was kind to cats and dogs. His first captain, Sunil Harshe, said that he loved to pick a fight. Every time he was introduced to someone, his first reaction was, ‘Will I be able to beat him?’
6: Used to go fishing for tadpoles and guppy fishes in the stream that ran through the compound of Sahitya Sahwas, his apartment in Bandra East.
7: Loves sea food. Owned a restaurant.
8: Once made his mother look for a frog bhaji recipe.
9: The nanny who looked after him is now universally called Sachuchi bai
10: An incorrigible prankster, he once put a hose pipe in Sourav Ganguly’s room and turned on the tap. Ganguly awoke to find his gear floating.