Nation's highest civilian award for Sachin Tendulkar. The best cricketer ever born!
The recommendations for Bharat Ratna are to be made by the Prime Minister of India to the President of India
The Indian government informed in a press release, "Sachin Tendulkar is undoubtedly an outstanding cricketer - a living legend who has inspired millions across the globe. During the last 24 years, since the young age of 16 years, Shri Tendulkar has played cricket across the world and won laurels for our country. He has been a true ambassador of India in the world of sports."
Youngest to get Bharat Ratna.
First Sportsperson to get BHarat Ratna.
Two more records! ;)