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Hurawali Road in Gwalior to be named after Sachin Tendulkar

Thursday, 25 February 2010 - 11:49am IST | Place: Bhopal | Agency: PTI
Making the announcement, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said the City Centre-Hurawali Road will be named after the batting maestro.
  • Prakash Parsekar DNA

A road and a pavilion in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh will be named in honour of master batsman Sachin Tendulkar after he created history at the Roop Singh Stadium by scoring the first double century in ODI cricket.

Making the announcement, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said the City Centre-Hurawali Road will be named after the batting maestro, who delivered a 147-ball blistering knock to clinch the three-match series against South Africa, Gwalior Collector Akash Tripathi told PTI.

Union minister of state for commerce and Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) president, Jyotiraditya Scindia also announced to name a pavilion after the legendary cricketer, the first to reach this landmark in ODI.


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