New Delhi, Oct 7: Sachin Tendulkar had a winning farewell at the Feroz Shah Kotla. The Master Blaster bowed out of Twenty20 cricket with the Champions League trophy. Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals by 33 runs to take the title on Sunday night (October 6).
In his final T20 innings, Tendulkar managed just 15 runs. But at the end of the match, he was smiling holding the trophy. Glenn Maxwell and Harbhajan Singh were the star performers in the CLT20 final.
Rahul Dravid, who bid adieu to his cricket career, fell for 1 run. He came to bat at number eight and his stay lasted just two balls.
Here are the pictures from the final.
Winning farewell for Sachin
Sachin Tendulkar is being carried around the ground by Dinesh Karthik (left) and Ambati Rayudu.
Before the final
Captains Rahul Dravid and Rohit Sharma hold the CLT20 trophy before the final.
After the final
Rohit Sharma receives the trophy from BCCI vice-president and former IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla.
Another one from celebration
Mumbai Indians' players, support staff and co-owner Nita Ambani rejoice.
Time to party
Two of the Mumbai Indians' players are seen lying on the ground as they celebrate the winning moment.
Captain Rohit is lifted
Kieron Pollard lifts MI captain Rohit Sharma at the fall of the final RR wicket.
End of journey
Sachin Tendulkar takes his helmet off as he walks back to the pavilion in his final T20 game. He made 15.
As Sachin Tendulkar walks back, crowd was stunned following his dismissal by Shane Watson. The fans and players gave him a standing ovation.
The final scoring-shot
Sachin Tendulkar plays a shot through the covers. The shot was a classy one. It turned out to be his last scoring-shot in T20. Next ball, he was bowled by Shane Watson.
Retiring legends Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar are seen shaking hands before the start of the CLT20 final.
Harbhajan Singh dazzles
Harbhajan Singh roars in joy along with Sachin Tendulkar and Dinesh Karthik after taking a wicket.
End of Sachin
Sachin Tendulkar is bowled by Shane Watson for 15 runs in his final T20 innings.
The final walk
Sachin Tendulkar makes the walk back after his dismissal.
Combo of Sachin's final walk
A combination of pictures shows Sachin Tendulkar's walk back to the pavilion in his final T20 innings.
MI get another wicket
Harbhajan Singh, Sachin Tendulkar and other MI players celebrate a wicket.
Rahane's knock in vain
Ajinkya Rahane's fourth consecutive half century was not enough for RR. However, he won the "Golden Bat" award for most runs in the tournament - 288.
Sanju Samson played an outstanding knock under pressure. He and Rahane had a century partnership for the second wicket.
Dwayne Smith on song
Dwayne Smith once again came good with the bat. He made 44.
Million-dollar man Maxwell delivers
Glenn Maxwell blasted a 14-ball 37 to lift MI to 202/6 in 20 overs.
Bidding adieu to cricket
Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid says goodbye to cricket as he walks back to the pavilion.
Sachin's turn to join Dravid
Sachin Tendulkar waves to the crowd, saying goodbye to T20 cricket.
Man of the series Smith
Dwayne Smith receives his Man-of-the-series cheque from Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat.
Sachin with the CLT20 trophy
Sachin Tendulkar (right) is seen celebrating with the CLT20 trophy.
Golden Bat for Rahane
Ajinkya Rahane with the "Golden Bat" award. He scored 288 runs in the tournament.