Sachin Tendulkar's farewell Test: Special coin for toss

Updated: 14 November 2013 09:14 IST

The coin has Sachin's likeness on one side and the Maharashtra Cricket Association or MCA log on the other.

Sachin Tendulkar's farewell Test: Special coin for toss

Mumbai:

The coin tossed at the start of the second Test match - Sachin Tendulkar's final - between India and West Indies on Thursday, was a Sachin special crafted in gold.

The coin has Sachin's likeness on one side and the Maharashtra Cricket Association or MCA log on the other.

After Mahendra Singh Dhoni and West Indies captain Darren Sammy tossed, the coin was given to Sachin, who plays his 200th and last Test match.

A 1000 replicas of the toss coin will be presented to select dignitaries at the stadium, where a large crowd has already gathered to watch the Master Blaster in action one last time.

Sachin's wife Anjali, children and mother have already reached the stadium. Cricket greats like Kapil Dev and Clive LLoyd have also arrived.

Topics : India and Sri Lanka in West Indies 2013 Cricket West Indies in India 2013-14 Sachin Tendulkar
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