Sachin Tendulkar’s letter to BCCI about retirement: Full text

Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 16:43

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New Delhi: Full text of Sachin Tendulkar`s letter to the BCCI announcing his retirement from Tests.

"All my life, I have had a dream of playing cricket for India. I have been living this dream every day for the last 24 years. It’s hard for me to imagine a life without playing cricket because it’s all I have ever done since I was 11 years old. It’s been a huge honour to have represented my country and played all over the world. I look forward to playing my 200th Test Match on home soil, as I call it a day.
I thank the BCCI for everything over the years and for permitting me to move on when my heart feels it`s time! I thank my family for their patience and understanding. Most of all, I thank my fans and well-wishers who through their prayers and wishes have given me the strength to go out and perform at my best.

Sachin Tendulkar
Forwarded by:
Sanjay Patel
Hony. Secretary
BCCI



First Published: Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 16:55

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