Sachin Tendulkar announced that he would end his 24-year long career after his 200th Test for India. His announcement came via a statement released by the BCCI, just like his ODI retirement in December 2012.

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News - Tendulkar to retire after 200th Test
Tributes - 'It's not just the talent he was born with but what he did with it'
Timeline - A look back at Tendulkar's journey
Gallery - Tendulkar's 51 Test centuries
Video - 'We were all crying happy tears'
Video - 'The hero India was looking for'
Statistics - 34,273 runs and counting
Feature - Tendulkar's Mumbai roots
Video - 'Overseas centuries set Sachin apart' - Manjrekar
Video - Dravid: 'He would have listened to his heart'
Feature - My favourite Tendulkar moment