In Pics: India vs England, 5th Test, Day 4 in Chennai

Cricketnext | Updated: December 19, 2016, 5:14 PM IST
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  • Karun Nair scored a triple century as India declared their first innings at 759 for seven, a lead of 282 runs, on day four of the fifth and final Test against England. This is India's highest score against any opponent surpassing the previous best of 726/9 declared against Sri Lanka in 2009. (AFP Photo)

    Karun Nair scored a triple century as India declared their first innings at 759 for seven, a lead of 282 runs, on day four of the fifth and final Test against England. This is India's highest score against any opponent surpassing the previous best of 726/9 declared against Sri Lanka in 2009. (AFP Photo)

  • Karun Nair has now become only the second Indian batsman to score a triple ton after swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag, who has two triple tons to his name. (AFP Photo)

    Karun Nair has now become only the second Indian batsman to score a triple ton after swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag, who has two triple tons to his name. (AFP Photo)

  • Playing only his third Test, Karun Nair forged two major partnerships -- 181 for the sixth wicket with Ravichandran Ashwin (67) and then 138 for the seventh wicket with Ravindra Jadeja (51) -- to take India to the record total at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. (AFP Photo)

    Playing only his third Test, Karun Nair forged two major partnerships -- 181 for the sixth wicket with Ravichandran Ashwin (67) and then 138 for the seventh wicket with Ravindra Jadeja (51) -- to take India to the record total at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. (AFP Photo)

  • Playing only his third Test, the 25-year-old Nair forged two major partnerships -- 181 for the sixth wicket with Ravichandran Ashwin (67) and then 138 for the seventh wicket with Ravindra Jadeja (51) -- to take India to the record total at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium. (AFP Photo)

    Playing only his third Test, the 25-year-old Nair forged two major partnerships -- 181 for the sixth wicket with Ravichandran Ashwin (67) and then 138 for the seventh wicket with Ravindra Jadeja (51) -- to take India to the record total at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium. (AFP Photo)

  • Liam Dawson claimed 2 wickets. (AFP Photo)

    Liam Dawson claimed 2 wickets. (AFP Photo)

  • Jake Ball during his spell. (AFP Photo)

    Jake Ball during his spell. (AFP Photo)

First Published: December 19, 2016, 5:14 PM IST
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