India’s Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has conquered another milestone in his cricket career by crossing 15000 runs in the Test Cricket. Now, Sachin Tendulkar is the first cricketer to score 15000 runs in Test Cricket. Sachin Tendulkar achieved this peak while playing his 182nd match against West Indies.
Sachin Tendulkar was playing India’s second innings opposite off leg spinner Devendra Bishoo and he marked 15000 runs with 28th run of his innings.
As soon as he marked the milestone, Sachin Tendulkar thanked god and got warm standing ovation from his team mates in the dressing room. Rahul Dravid who was there with him as the partner of the historic moment also congratulated him.
The records shows the figure:
15,005* - Sachin Tendulkar (IND)
12,859* - Rahul Dravid (IND)
12,487 - Ricky Ponting (AUS)