Writing in the Hindustan Times, Indrajit Hazra takes a tongue-firmly-in-cheek look at Sachin Tendulkar's 100th hundred that transfixed the nation:

As for the second reason why I've demoted Sachin from God to god -he's reached the landmark against... er, Bangladesh. Taking a single off Shakib Al Hasan on the 138th delivery he faced in an innings with 10 boundaries and one over-boundary leaves me -now what's the word? -underwhelmed.

Tariq Engineer is a former senior sub-editor at ESPNcricinfo