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Cricket: Indian legend Tendulkar holds clinic for youngsters at the Singapore Cricket Club

Published on Jun 3, 2014 5:21 PM

LEGENDARY Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar shared his experiences and insights with a group of 30 young cricketers during a special coaching session at the Singapore Cricket Club on Tuesday morning.

In Singapore at the invitation of The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), the 41-year-old, considered one of the finest batsmen the world has seen and who retired from international cricket last year, imparted tips to the boys and a girl on the intricacies of batting and the sport in general.

Later, he addressed the media, during which he spoke about his life after retirement and excitement about captaining the Marlyebone Cricket Club against the Rest of the World at the Lord's Bicentenary match in London on July 5.

Tendulkar also participated in a charity initiative, driven by RBS staff in Singapore, with the proceeds going to the Dyslexia Association of Singapore.

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