With the Master Blaster calling it quits from ODIS, celebs and sportspersons have come on twitter to pay tribute to the legend. A look at what the Who's who have to say about him.
Teammate Yuvraj Singh, who shared dressing room with him for 12 years, tweeted: "Emotional time ! Letting sachin go from one dayers ! 18 thousand plus runs ur jaw drops when u c those records ,master u will always live"
Harbhajan Singh: Sachin tendulkar a great batsman.great human being.a great friend.great man to look up 2.proud indian.Real son of india.I salute u nd love u
Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha reiterated the sentiments of a billion countrymen: "The pride of our country ,I salute you for ur contribution to indian cricket @sachin_rt"."
Kevin Pietersen: Statistics NEVER lie! They tell a very true story.. Well done Sachin! What an incredible ODI career.. #thebest
Indian cricketer Suresh Raina also paid his tribute to the Master: "The reason for playing cricket. The reason for watching cricket. Sachin Tendulkar..... No words.. Love you Paji"
Hashim Amla: Conclusion of a sterling ODI career from a wonderful batsman. Congrats Sachin Tendulkar.
Atul Kasbekar: We can argue n arm wrestle about who was d greatest Test batsman of all time, but there's no doubt that SRT was the king of the ODI game
Alan Wilkins: Statistics alone can never convey the contribution Sachin Tendulkar has made to India. Dignity is his hallmark. His runs a bonus.
England cricketer Ravi Bopara says he started playing cricket because of Sachin and his father. "Well done to @sachin_rt on his amazing ODI career. Inspiration to millions if not billions. We will never see another Sachin in our lifetime," he tweeted.
He also posted this pic and tweeted: "Here's my first & only pic with the little master @sachin_rt way before making my international debut."
Actor Rahul Bose tweeted: "watching @sachin_rt bat at various stadia across the country was extraordinary. you held your breath lest you missed any part of his genius."
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