India Declared after Karun Nair Triple Hundred, IND v ENG 2016
Karun Nair scored Triple Century in India v England 5th test as India declared at 759 with 282 runs lead, India declared just after Nair gets his Triple century. Karun Nair becomes the third batsman in history to convert his maiden ton into a triple. Karun Nair has chosen England to score his first hundred, his double hundred and his triple hundred, all on the same day.
Hosts declare with a 282-run lead after Karun Nair becomes the third batsman in history to convert his maiden ton into a triple
Karun Nair 303 runs off 381 balls, with help of 32 four and four sixes. Karun Nair 303 runs is 3rd Individual highest score for India after Virender Sehwag (319, 303).
ENG 1st Inning Score: 477/10 (157.2 overs)
IND 1st Inning Score: 759/7 decl (190.4 overs)
Highest individual scores for India in Test Cricket
319 Virender Sehwag v South Africa, Chennai, 2008
309 Virende Sehwag v Pakistan, Multan, 2004
303 Karun Nair *
293 Virender Sehwag v Sri Lanka, Mumbai(BS), 2009
281 VVS Laxman v Australia, Kolkata, 2001
270 Rahul Dravid v Pakistan, Rawalpindi, 2004
254 Virender Sehwag v Pakistan, Lahore, 2006