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.