It was on March 16, 2012, when Sachin Tendulkar registered his 100th international ton. <p></p> <p></p>He achieved the feat against Bangladesh in the Asia Cup at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur. <p></p> <p></p>Sent in to bat first, India got off to a bad start as the side lost its opener Gautam Gambhir pretty early in the innings. <p></p> <p></p>However, Tendulkar found support in Virat Kohli and the duo formed a 113-run stand. After Kohli's dismissal, Suresh Raina also lent some solidarity to the Indian innings. <p></p> <p></p>Capitalising on Bangladesh's bowling, Tendulkar brought up his 100th ton in the 44th over of the innings. <p></p> <p></p>The Master Blaster went on to play a knock of 114 runs from 147 balls and took India's total to 289/5 in the allotted fifty overs. <p></p> <p></p>However, Bangladesh played a dampener as the side chased down India's total in the final over of the innings to register a victory by five wickets. <p></p> <p></p>Tendulkar had made his debut for India at the age of 16 in 1989. <p></p> <p></p>He aggregated 34,357 runs across formats, which is 6,000 runs more than the second-placed former Sri Lanka cricketer Kumar Sangakkara. <p></p> <p></p>Regarded as one of the greatest batsmen ever, Tendulkar holds the record of being the highest run-scorer of all time in international cricket, having notched up 18,426 runs in ODIs and 15,921 runs in Test matches. <p></p> <p></p>The Master Blaster ended his career with 51 centuries in ODIs, while he had 49 in the longest format of the game.