Sachin Tendulkar watches Jehan Mubarak take his catch at short leg, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, 1st day, December 18, 2005 © AFP

  • Dec 18, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar recieves an award from Sharad Pawar for his 35 Test centuries © AFP

  • Dec 18, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar and Anil Kumble are felicitated for their landmarks © AFP

  • Dec 18, 2005

    Jehan Mubarak took a good catch to send back Sachin Tendulkar © AFP

  • Dec 16, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar begins to plan century No. 36 © AFP

  • Dec 14, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar cuts a cake with his children during a function organised by his friends and family to celebrate his 35th Test century © Associated Press

  • Dec 11, 2005

    Muttiah Muralitharan spun a web around India in the first session on day two © AFP

  • Dec 10, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar reaches his 35th Test century © AFP

  • Dec 10, 2005

    Sourav Ganguly congratulates Sachin Tendulkar on reaching his 35th Test century © AFP

  • Dec 10, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar takes evasive action © AFP

  • Dec 9, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar waves to fans from the team bus © Associated Press

  • Dec 9, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar finds proceedings at the nets rather amusing © AFP

  • Dec 6, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar walks back after being dismissed lbw for 22 © AFP

  • Dec 5, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar flicks Muttiah Muralitharan on his way to a patient 11 off 69 balls © AFP

  • Dec 1, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar on the attack during century No. 26 © Getty Images

  • Dec 1, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar practises in the nets © AFP

  • Nov 30, 2005

    Is this the bat that will get Sachin Tendulkar to his 35th century? © AFP

  • Nov 30, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar flicks as Rahul Dravid looks on at the practice session © AFP

  • Nov 24, 2005

    Sachin Tendulkar participates in a fielding session © AFP