Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sat 28 Jan 2023 Know anyone scored 1000 runs in five successive Tests? Know anyone ever scored 1000 in five successive Tests, not in the same series? Tendulkar not as great as Bradman and Sobers It has been suggested, over and over again, by many of his most ardent fans, that Sachin Tendulkar is the best cricketer of all time. The Indian master’s quality as a batsman is undisputed; he is one of the finest to ever wield a blade. Forget what you were told. It is better to play against the Spin Before embarking on the West Indies’ 2001/2002 tour of Sri Lanka, where Muttiah Muralitharan stood in wait, Brian Lara approached Sir Garfield Sobers for advice.