Given the speed with which the Board coordinated with its Caribbean counterpart, one believed the BCCI had a concrete plan in place. But developments over the last couple of days have added to the chaos.

Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar
Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar practices at the Bandra Kurla Complex ahead of the CLT20 yesterday. Pic/Prakash Parsekar.

It has now emerged that they have left it to Tendulkar himself to decide the venue for what would be a truly memorable occasion for Tendulkar and legion of his fans.