"Sachin Tendulkar has reportedly been recommended to be nominated as a member of Rajya Sabha. "
"Usually, a consent is sought before a person's name is recommended for nomination to the Upper House."
"Observers however say Sachin is actively involved in playing cricket and may not accept the offer. They point out that he has been a most apolitical person and not even been associated with a political cause."
So even they want him to retire from cricket and are thinking of novel ways to get it done
The members to be nominated by the President under sub-clause (a) of clause (1) shall consist of persons having special knowledge or practical experience in respect of such matters as the following, namely: - Literature, science, art and social service.