“I personally feel it is not fair to dictate a legend like Sachin on the matter of his retirement. It is absolutely his decision when to retire or not,” Tait told reporters.

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“He is a god to Indian cricket and has given so much to the game of cricket. It is only a matter of time before he is back among runs.”

Calls for Tendulkar’s retirement got stronger after he was bowled thrice in a row during the Test series against New Zealand.