Pavilion, road in Gwalior to be named after Sachin

Updated: 25 February 2010 10:08 IST

A pavilion at the Captain Roop Singh Stadium, where Sachin Tendulkar became the first cricketer to score a double century in ODI, would be named after him.

Pavilion, road in Gwalior to be named after Sachin

Bhopal:

A pavilion at the Captain Roop Singh Stadium, where Sachin Tendulkar rewrote the history by becoming the first cricketer to score a double century in ODI, would be named after little master.

Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) President Jyotiraditya Scindia has announced the decision to name a pavilion at the ground after Tendulkar, who cracked an unbeaten 200 to help India beat South Africa by 153 runs in the second ODI on Wednesday.

Meanwhile, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced that the City Centre-Hurawali Road in Gwalior would also bear the name of Tendulkar.

Topics : Cricket Sreesanth
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