Sachin Tendulkar meets Tokyo Olympics silver medalist Mirabai Chanu


Former Indian cricket team captain Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday met the Tokyo Olympics silver medallist Mirabai Chanu at his home in Mumbai for the first time after her return to India from Tokyo Olympics.

Chanu was invited by Tendulkar to his home in Mumbai where the Master Blaster had some inspiring words to share with the weightlifter. Chanu took to Twitter to thank Tendulkar for his inspiring words. "Loved meeting @sachin_rt Sir this morning! His words of wisdom & motivation shall always stay with me. Really inspired," she wrote in a tweet.

Retired Master Blaster Sachin replied to Chanu just a couple of hours later.

"Equally happy to meet you this morning, @mirabai_chanu! It was wonderful talking to you about your inspiring journey from Manipur to Tokyo. You've got places to go in the coming years, keep working hard" Sachin tweeted.