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India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar set for final farewell

14 November 2013 Last updated at 00:48 GMT

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar will retire after playing his 200th Test match on Thursday.

Tendulkar will play at his home ground of Mumbai in a match against the West Indies.

He is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest players the game has seen, and is a huge star in India.

BBC reporter Andrew North visited Shivaji Park, where Tendulkar first learnt how to play cricket.