Sachin Tendulkar, who turns 45 today, was chief guest on Monday at the launch in Mumbai of a book on Indian cricket
Sachin was chief guest at the launch of Boria Majumdar's book 'Eleven Gods and a Billion Indians'.
In photo: Sachin feeds a piece of cake to his wife Anjali.
Sachin told a number of stories from his playing career at the launch.
He of course spoke about Sharjah 20 years ago and his two famous knocks there. And the world-beating Australian team of that time. Here, he is seen with former Australian captain Michael Clarke.
Others present at the book launch included Ravi Shastri, former Indian woman Test cricketer Diana Edulji (extreme right), and of course Boria Majumdar (extreme left).