New Delhi:Sachin Tendulkar, who became the first batsman in the history of ODI cricket to score a double ton, has been rested for the 3rd ODI in Ahmedabad, which will be held on February 27.
He is being rested after the series win on Wednesday and India will test its bench strength in the final ODI.
National selectors will meet at Chennai today to pick the Indian squad for third and final One-dayer against South Africa and also the probables for the 2011 cricket World Cup.
A BCCI source said that the five-man national selection panel, headed by K Srikkanth, has decided to sit tomorrow to decide on the squad.
India took an unassialable 2-0 lead in the three-match series by beating South Africa by 153 runs.