Definition: demonstrating skill or aptitude
Sachin Tendulkar is one of the most PROFICIENT players in cricketing history. As a batsman, he is considered one of the 3 or 4 greatest of all time, and is famed for his ability to pull off almost any type of cricketing shot, scoring 100 centuries in international play. He is almost as renowned for his speedy and sure handed fielding, and has even taken 199 international wickets. Sachin Tendulkar’s all around cricketing proficiency has prompted some to call him the greatest cricketer that ever lived.