Bangalore: Senior Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday, wished millions of his countrymen on 65th Independence Day celebration and reminisced scoring his first Test century on the same occasion in 1990.
"Happy Independence Day (to all countrymen). It is 65th anniversary. It is a wonderful occasion and hope we keep progressing," Tendulkar told reporters after a net session at National Cricket Academy (NCA) here.
Tendulkar also recalled his match-saving first Test century (119) against England at Old Traford on August 14 1990. "It is a co-incident. What can I do? Wonderful memories," he quipped.