Batting Legend Sachin Tendulkar 35th Most Influential Person on Twitter
Great Indian drummer Sachin Tendulkar is among the 50 most influential people on Twitter this year, ranked at number 35, according to an annual survey by consumer intelligence firm Brandwatch.
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The legendary right-hander is ranked above US actors Dwayne Johnson and Leonardo Di Caprio, and former US First Lady Michelle Obama, among others.
American singer Taylor Swift is at number 1 and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is placed at number two on the list.
The research cited Tendulkar’s âreal valuable work for the less fortunate, lending its voice and presence to good causes, its inspired fans following its work, and relevant impactful campaigns from its partner brandsâ for inclusion in the list.
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The former Indian captain, who also served as an MP for Rajya Sabha, has been associated with UNICEF for more than a decade now and was appointed Ambassador for South Asia in 2013.
Tendulkar has supported many initiatives in the fields of health, education and sport in rural and urban India.
Brandwatch uses social media data to provide businesses with information and the means to analyze the online presence of their brands.
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