A number of pundits have suggested Dhoni should be dropped, with Rishabh Pant knocking on the selectors" door, but Tendulkar says he is a player that gives India "control'.
Billy Stanlake replaces Jason Behrendorff, who is suffering from a back injury.
Australia might make a change to their playing XI.
"Levelling the series was important, now both the teams are set up for the decider".
Australia will want more runs coming in from their openers with skipper Aaron Finch struggling for form.
MS Dhoni consigned Australia to yet another ODI series defeat, delivering a spectacular knock to lead India to a dramatic seven-wicket victory at the MCG.
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Chahal then snared a remarkable sixth wicket after removing Adam Zampa for eight.
It was India's just second bilateral series Down Under after the 2016 series, which the hosts had won 4-1. Brought into replace Ambati Rayudu, Jadhav made an immediate impact with his off-spinners, giving away only 35 runs from 6 overs.
Considering the performances put in by the Men in Blue in the series so far, the Indian side are favourites to the win the third ODI and the series.
Usman Khawaja (34) and Shaun Marsh (39) embarked on an attempt to resuscitate Australia's innings, but when the pair fell within the span of three deliveries in the 24th over, it left the home side reeling.
'In the first match, I felt he was a little rusty, he was not being able to hit the ball where he wanted to and that can happen to anyone, ' Tendulkar said.
In the pre-match press conference ahead of the third and final ODI between India and Australia, when Dhawan was asked by the media about Rohit becoming a father, he bestowed vast love for his opening partner and his family.
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