Anjali Tendulkar ProfileAnjali Tendulkar is the wife of great Indian cricketer master blaster Sachin Tendulkar. She is an ideal modern woman, who manages a fine balance between her personal and professional life.
BiographyAnjali Tendulkar former name is Anjali Mehta was born on 10 November in 1967. Her father Mr. Anand Mehta is a renowned Gujarati industrialist and mother is from British origin. In 1995, god of cricket Sachin Tendulkar got married to Anjali. They have two children, Sara and Arjun. Anjali is a paediatrician by profession. She manages her professional life and personal life very well since she works in JJ hospital which is situated in Mumbai. She likes to maintain a low profile.
Personal ProfileName : Anjali Tendulkar
Date of birth : 10 November in 1967
Age : 47 years
Height : 5'5"(approx)
Zodiac sign : Scorpio
Religion : Hindu
Profession : Paediatrician
Spouse : Sachin tendulkar
Anjali tendulkar and Sachin tendulkarLove story
Anjali tendulkar and Sachin tendulkar met through common friends and before they knew it, they decided to tie the knot. She first met him at the Mumbai airport when he returned from his first tour of England in 1990 while Anjali was at the airport to receive her mother. They both took an instant liking to each other the first time they met.
In an interview Anjali said that she did not recognize him at the first meeting and she did not know who he is. She was a medical student while Sachin was a rising cricket star. Sachin and Anjali started dating after that.
They watched "Roja" movie together before their marriage. Anjali said, "I think what he liked about me was that I knew nothing about cricket when I first met him. I didn't even know who Sachin was." They got engaged in 1994 in New Zealand. The couple got married in 1995. They have two kids daughter Sara and son Arjun.
Anjali's Memorable incident of Valentine dayOnce Anjali was recollecting her memorable moment and said : "Once sachin was on Nz tour, he called me day before valentine day. He ask me that tomorrow is valentine day so what will you buy? I told him I will buy one dimond necklace and will think that you gift me. Sachin talked about other things and end the call. Then in the early morning our homes bell rang I open the door one person was holding the gift and told me sachin has send for you. It was a beautiful dimond necklace.I was surprised and touched because in very little time he arranged."
Anjali older than SachinAnjali Tendulkar is 6 years older than Sachin Tendulkar. But this age gap has never been a matter of concern in their relationship and instead has made them more committed and understanding. They have been happily married to each other for the last 18 years. The love story of Sachin and Anjali Tendulkar surely inspiring to lot of young couples. They set an example of a strong and committed marriage.
Anjali, Mentor Of SachinSachin Tendulkar had once told in an interview that his wife Anjali is like a mentor to him and his kids. Whenever someone asks Sachin about the age gap between both of them, he replies that she always motivates him. On a lighter note, Sachin also revealed that he has fear of Anjali's temper.
MarriageAs far as the cliched saying goes, behind every successful man, there is a woman. On May 24, 1995, Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar married Anjali. They tied the knot after a 5-year-long romance.
Anjali manages SachinFew women are in a position where they are able to match that of Mrs. Anjali Sachin Tendulkar. She has been a pillar of strength for the entire family while her husband has been breaking records all over the world. It is obvious that he is hardly at home and she runs the home and takes care of the kids. She literally manages the entire show silently. Whether Sachin should count himself lucky or she should be lucky to have a man like him, is difficult to assess. Both are seen as an ideal husband and wife.
FamilyAnjali gave up her promising medical career to concentrate fully on Sachin and his family. She maintains that it would have been difficult for her to maintain both at a time. The couple has two children, Sara and Arjun. She also says that she has no regrets whatsoever of leaving her profession as taking care of her husband and children gives her supreme joy.