London, July 19: Indian fast bowler Zaheer Khan has said that it would be a privilege to see Sachin Tendulkar get his 100th international ton during the England tour, added that he was confident that Tendulkar would get it.
“I hope he gets there in this match (Lords), it would make it the perfect numbers game,” said Zaheer Khan.
The Telegraph further quoted him, as saying: “It has been such a privilege to play with him and see him reach so many fantastic landmarks, this would be the perfect way for him to get his 100th hundred – in the 100th game between England and India and the 2,000th Test match.”
“We all know he will get there, it is just a matter of when and the whole team is behind him to do it at Lord’s and create history for himself there,” he added.
Tendulkar has already been honoured ahead of the game by being named in the ICC’s greatest Test XI of all time after an online poll. (ANI)