New Delhi: Differently-abled and women athletes, especially from the rural areas, drew special praise from cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar as he advised Indian sportspersons to follow their dreams with a single-minded devotion. (Also read: Sachin Tendulkar says medical emergency kept him away from parliament)
Addressing Indian medal winners in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games, Tendulkar said that he was impressed by the commendable show of the Indian sportspersons in the Glasgow Games. (Tendulkar yet to attend parliament this year)
"My heartfelt congratulation to Team India for doing so well in the Commonwealth Games. I am privileged to be among you today. As a sportsperson, I understand what takes to go out and compete and bring laurels for the country," Tendulkar said.