Ramakant Achrekar Dies in Mumbai
Sachin Tendulkar’s Coach Ramakant Achrekar , who coached Sachin Tendulkar in formative years and help to build his career, took his last breath at his Shivaji Park residence in Dadar, Mumbai. Ramakant Achrekar was born in 1932 and played a key role to shaping up Sachin Tendulkar Careers in early age. In 1990, Arhrekar was honoured with the “Dronacharya Award” for outstanding coaches in Sports and Games . Also he awarded as Padma Shri in 2010.
Last Year on Teacher’s Day occasion , Sachin Tendulkar revealed how he was disciplined by Achrekar and that moment put his career on the right track . Every tear during “Teacher’s Day’ Sachin Tendulkar pay his respect .
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) September 5, 2017
Besides Sachin Tendulkar, Ramakant Achrekar also coached of some prominent Cricket players such as Vinod Kambli, Pravin Amre, Sameer Dighe and Balwinder Singh Sindhu .BCCI Tweet.
The BCCI expresses its deepest sympathy on the passing of Dronacharya award-winning guru Shri Ramakant Achrekar. Not only did he produce great cricketers, but also trained them to be fine human beings. His contribution to Indian Cricket has been immense. pic.twitter.com/mK0nQODo6b
— BCCI (@BCCI) January 2, 2019
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) January 2, 2019
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) January 2, 2019
— Amruta Khanvilkar (@AmrutaOfficial) January 2, 2019
You’ll always be in our hearts. pic.twitter.com/0UIJemo5oM
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) January 2, 2019