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Kevin Pietersen: a career in pictures

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Alastair Cook began his Test career in 2006 with a century on debut against India at Nagpur. He scored 60 and 104 not out. Cook had to fly down from Antigua as an emergency replacement for Marcus Trescothick.

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India played its first ever Test in 1932 against England at Lord's. India lost the game by 158 runs. But it had England in trouble on the first day at 19 for 3.

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South Africa-born Kevin Pietersen migrated to England looking for better opportunities to play international cricket. He made his England debut in 2004 during an ODI series in Zimbabwe

Kevin Pietersen: a career in pictures

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India’s toughest challenge was expected to come against Australia in their opening game, in Tauranga. The Australians, however, proved no match as India posted 328 and won by 100 runs. Captain Prithvi Shaw (in picture) led the way with 94 before the fast bowlers, Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Shivam Mavi, surprised the Australians with their pace.

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