With Sachin Tendulkar announcing his retirement from the Indian Premier League (IPL), there was a mad scramble among his legions of fans on social networking sites. Many seemed heartbroken while some urged the master batsmen to reconsider the decision.
A downcast fan wrote on Tendulkar's Facebook fan page: "No IPL without Sachin." (Read: I am 40, have to accept reality: Sachin)
Another Tendulkar follower posted: "We will miss you God."