Mohali, Mar 13: Sachin Tendulkar prepared for this 197th Test at the PCA Stadium here on Wednesday. India will face Australia in the third Test from tomorrow (March 14).
Tendulkar has returned to the stadium where he broke Brian Lara's record for most Test runs. It was in 2008 against Australia that Tendulkar went past Lara's 11,953 runs.
The Master Blaster will be playing his 197th Test tomorrow.
Here are the images of Tendulkar's practice and also Team India's and Australia's.
Sachin Tendulkar gets ready for Test number 197
Sachin Tendulkar chats with Harbhajan Singh at PCA Stadium.
Time for football before cricket Test
India captain MS Dhoni and Shikhar Dhawan are pictured during a game of football.
Axed paceman James Pattinson at training
Axed James Pattions (right) is seen during a training session with Brad Haddin.
Michael Clarke prepares for Mohali battle
Australia captain Michael Clarke prepares for third Test.
Brad Haddin plays football
Stumper Brad Haddin, who joined the team as cover for the injured Matthew Wade, shows his football skills.