Sachin Tendulkar’s connection with Sir Donald Bradman began with a neighbour’s letter from Australia’s cricketing great

“When did you first hear of Sir Donald Bradman?” I ask.

“It must be at home,” says Sachin Tendulkar. “I must have been about five years old.”

I interview the great Indian cricketer for the documentary, Bradman and Tendulkar, for ABC.

Tendulkar was born in 1973 (yes, he will be 50 in three months).

“And because my two brothers followed cricket, and [my] sister of course, I had no choice but to listen to their conversation. The parents followed suit. Not much,” he said.

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