Karun Nair becomes the 2nd Indian to hit a triple century, takes India to all time highest test score


Karun Nair today became only the 2nd Indian batsman to score a triple century in Test cricket.Karun Nair converted his maiden International century into a triple-century and in the process propelled India to their all-time highest Test score of 759 today in the final Test of the England series at Chennai. The earlier record of 726/9 was made by MS Dhoni's men in 2009 against Sri Lanka.

With this magnificent knock, Karun Nair is now the quickest to score 300 in Tests in only his third innings. Len Hutton had reached the mark in his 9th innings.

And also became only 3rd batsman to score triple-century as maiden test hundred after Sobbers 365* (1958) and Simpson 311 (1964).