On the occasion of his 42nd birthday, we are listing here some of the cricketing records made by Sachin in international cricket.

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Highest run scorer in ODI's (18426) and Test cricket (15921)

The only player in cricket history to play 200 Test matches

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 Played the highest number of ODI matches (463)

 Holds the record of scoring most number of centuries in World Cups (6)

Only cricketer to score 100 centuries (51 in Tests and 49 in ODI's)

 Has only got out on zero once in his 310 first class matches

Most centuries in a calendar year (9 in the year 1998).

 Most Man of the Series (15) and Man of the match awards (62).

 Sachin has most stadium appearances, 90 different grounds across the world

 Represented India in most number of  consecutive ODI matches (185)

 Holds the record for the most number of runs in a single World Cup event (673 runs in the 2003 World Cup)