Arjun Tendulkar selected for Mumbai U-16 team
28 November 2015, Nirapad News: Arjun Tendulkar, son of Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar, has been selected for the Mumbai under-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy team after an all-round show in the Mumbai Cricket Association’s Under-16 Payyade Trophy.
Arjun, who has played for the Under-14 Mumbai side in the West Zone leg matches of the BCCI tournament, smashed an impressive century (106 off 156 balls) for his side, Sunil Gavaskar XI.
On Day Two, the promising all-rounder shone with his left-arm medium pace and took four wickets for 73 runs against Rohit Sharma XI.
The youngster then went on to score 40 runs for his team in the second innings. The Payyade Trophy serves as a selection trial for Under-16 cricketers in Mumbai.
With no less than super dad available to give batting tips, Arjun has received bowling advice from Pakistan great Wasim Akram. Arjun has also been seen in the nets with the England national side