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Karun Nair's triple ton powers India to record total against England on Day 4

 Karun Nairs triple ton powers India to record total against England on Day 4

Karun Nair made an epic unbeaten triple century to power India to their highest ever innings total against a demoralised England in the final Test on Monday. Reuters

India’s Karun Nair, left, runs between the wickets during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match against England in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

India’s Karun Nair runs between the wickets during their fourth day of the fifth Test match against England in Chennai. AP

India’s Murali Vijay, right, congratulates Karun Nair after scoring century against England during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

Murali Vijay congratulates Karun Nair after scoring century against England. AP

England’s captain Alastair Cook, first left, Keaton Jennings, second left, Liam Dawson, centre, and Joe Root, second right, celebrates the dismissal of India’s Murali Vijay during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

England’s captain Alastair Cook, first left, Keaton Jennings, second left, Liam Dawson, centre, and Joe Root, second right, celebrate the dismissal of India’s Murali Vijay. AP

India’s Karun Nair plays shot during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match against England in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

India’s Karun Nair plays a shot on Day 4. Nair went on to score 303, which helped India post a massive 759 for seven before skipper Virat Kohli declared.

England's Jake Ball reacts after India's Karun Nair hits a boundary during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

England's Jake Ball reacts after Karun Nair hits a boundary. AP

India’s Karun Nair, left, and Ravichandran Ashwin runs between the wickets during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match against England in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

Karun Nair, left, and Ravichandran Ashwin run between the wickets. AP

India’s Karun Nair, right, shakes hand with Ravichandran Ashwin after their partnership run reached hundred against England during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

Karun Nair, right, shakes hand with Ravichandran Ashwin after their partnership run reached hundred against England. AP

India’s Ravindra Jadeja celebrates his fifty runs during their fourth day of the fifth cricket test match against England in Chennai, India, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

Ravindra Jadeja celebrates his fifty runs during their fourth day of the fifth Test match against England in Chennai. AP

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Updated Date: Dec 19, 2016 21:12:56 IST

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