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India vs England: 1st Test, Day 1 at Rajkot

Updated: November 9, 2016, 6:32 PM IST
England's Joe Root hit a sparkling century and Moeen Ali was unbeaten on 99 as the tourists finished the opening day of the first Test against India in a strong position. (AFP Photo)
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England's Joe Root hit a sparkling century and Moeen Ali was unbeaten on 99 as the tourists finished the opening day of the first Test against India in a strong position. (AFP Photo)

Ravindra Jadeja struck the first blow for India, trapping Alastair Cook lbw with a delivery that turned into the England skipper's pads after pitching. (AFP Photo)
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Ravindra Jadeja struck the first blow for India, trapping Alastair Cook lbw with a delivery that turned into the England skipper's pads after pitching. (AFP Photo)

Indian captain Virat Kohli and the umpires have a chat after Umesh Yadav's catch is referred to the third umpire. (AFP Photo)
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Indian captain Virat Kohli and the umpires have a chat after Umesh Yadav's catch is referred to the third umpire. (AFP Photo)

Ravindra Jadeja struck the first blow for India, trapping Alastair Cook lbw with a delivery that turned into the England skipper's pads after pitching. (AFP Photo)
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Ravindra Jadeja struck the first blow for India, trapping Alastair Cook lbw with a delivery that turned into the England skipper's pads after pitching. (AFP Photo)

Indian pacer Mohammed Shami stretches after pulling his hamstring. (AFP Photo)
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Indian pacer Mohammed Shami stretches after pulling his hamstring. (AFP Photo)

Moeen Ali was one run short of his fourth Test hundred at the close of Day 1. (AFP Photo)
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Moeen Ali was one run short of his fourth Test hundred at the close of Day 1. (AFP Photo)

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3395 110
3 England 4097 105
4 Australia 3087 100
5 New Zealand 3114 97
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