Milkha Singh says it would have been better had the government conferred the Bharat Ratna on hockey wizard Dhyan Chand before Sachin Tendulkar.
Champion athlete Milkha Singh feels that Sachin Tendulkar's name may get maligned if he dabbles into politics.
Milkha Singh, however, also said that while Sachin Tendulkar deserved the honour, it would have been good if hockey legend Dhyan Chand too had been given this award.
Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh feels Sachin Tendulkar's traits of sincerety, humility and hard work make him an ideal future candidate for the post of Sports Minister of India.
Praising India's tennis ace, former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly says that Leander Paes should go on playing.
The Cricket Board on Saturday announced former player Gundappa Viswanath as winner of the C K Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award for 2007 08.