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India v Sri Lanka - Tri-Series Game 11

HOBART, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 28: Sachin Tendulkar of India bats during the One Day International match between India and Sri Lanka at Bellerive Oval on February 28, 2012 in Hobart, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Sachin Tendulkar's fantastic cricket career

Sachin Tendulkar announced that he would retire after playing his 200th Test match in November, calling time on a career stretching nearly a quarter of a century.