As rumours of Sachin Tendulkar's retirement plans failed to die down, the man himself has spoken to theBCCI and has reportedly told the Indian selectors that he would like them to decide on how long he can carry on.

This came a day after the board announced the squad for the third Test against England, which will be played at Kolkata from December 5.

The 39-year-old maestro managed just eight runs in each of the two innings in the Mumbai Test atWankhede Stadium, where India lost by a humiliating margin of 10 wickets.