It's an honour to play my 150th Test on Sachin Tendulkar's farewell: Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Chanderpaul has scored 10,897 runs for West Indies in Tests, second to Brian Lara's record of 11,953 runs

updated: November 12, 2013 20:12 IST
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Mumbai: Shivnarine Chanderpaul (file photo)Shivnarine Chanderpaul will play his 150th Test when the second Test begins on Thursday and the senior West Indies cricketer on Tuesday said it will be a privilege to reach the milestone during a match which will also see batting great Sachin Tendulkar bring down curtains on his illustrious career after his 200th and final appearance.

"It is not everyday that someone gets to a 150th Test match, so it is a milestone for me. I am looking forward to it. Also Sachin is playing his 200th Test match, so would be honoured to be a part of it also," Chanderpaul told reporters here.

The 39-year old praised Tendulkar and said people can learn a lot from the Indian batsman.

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