Tendulkar's victory lap post 2011 WC win named Laureus Sporting Moment of past 2 decades
Updated: February 19, 2020 16:21 pm
Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar's famous lap around the Wankhede Stadium after the 2011 World Cup win, titled 'Carried on the Shoulders of a Nation', was voted the greatest Laureus Sporting Moment of the last twenty years. Accepting the award in Berlin on Monday, Tendulkar said that the iconic moments like these are reminders of "how powerful a sport is" and the magic it brings to lives. The Laureus Sporting Moment Award celebrates the moments where the sport has unified people in the most extraordinary way. This campaign had shortlisted 20 sporting stories from the last 20 years that have left their mark on the world.