Check out some of the amazing scenes around India leading up to this weeks game.
They are the scenes of a country in celebration and in mourning at the same time.
Cricket-mad India has almost ground to a halt this week as they prepared to witness one of their favorite sons take to the cricket field for the final time as Sachin Tendulkar played in his 200th and final Test match.
Fittingly held in his hometown of Mumbai, Tendulkar’s demi-God status has gone into overdrive with his fans going to great lengths to show their hero what they think of him.
Check out these amazing photos that could only come from one place on Earth.