Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

Yashavi Jaiswal recently received a surprise like no other.

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

Along with Shivam Dube the 19-year-old had been released from a Rajasthan Royals camp,

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

a month out from the IPL's resumption, to attend Mumbai's tour to Oman.

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

Ahead of that trip the Maharashtra Cricket Association organised a camp at the BKC Stadium in Mumbai

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

for 40 probable tourists, none of whom were expecting a visit from Sachin Tendulkar.

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

While it has become a cliche for young Indian players to swoon about a meeting with Tendulkar in its aftermath,

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

the pep talk and one-on-one batting advice at that camp held greater gravitas for Jaiswal than most.

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

After all, Tendulkar's presence in India's city of dreams was largely what motivated Jaiswal to follow his own and

Meet YASHAVI JAISWAL

move to Mumbai from Suriyawan - a small town in Uttar Pradesh - as a 10-year-old.