or Tendulkar, age seems to be just a number. As he said in an interview a while ago "Eventually how much you contribute is more important. I think the age factor is not relevant."
It definitely is irrelevant in his case. Indeed, like vintage wine he is only getting better with age and the cynics who dare to make dire predictions about Tendulkar do so at their own peril.
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