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Eoin Morgan walks back after a first-ball duck

India v England, 1st ODI, Pune

Kohli's India brace for England's power

England's batting line-up, full of depth and power, poses a massive threat to India as they begin a home series under a new ODI captain

Rishab Pant plays a cut

England in India 2016-17

Back-ups for Dhoni, and India's spin puzzle

Yuvraj Singh's return to international cricket will understandably be the talking point from the India selection for the limited-overs series against England, but here are the other - smaller - talking points

KL Rahul lunges forward for a reverse sweep


The golden boys

Just about everything came up roses for India in 2016

Virat Kohli celebrates as Alastair Cook is caught at leg slip

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai, 5th day

Kohli lauds his quick-learning youngsters

Virat Kohli has hailed the professionalism not just of his team but of the cricket set-up after the sweet 4-0 series win against England

Ravindra Jadeja holds on to a difficult catch to remove Jonny Bairstow

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai, 5th day

Jadeja creates magic without any tricks

Ravindra Jadeja was relentless in his attack of England's weaknesses, but he was just doing what he does

Karun Nair prepares to sweep

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai, 4th day

Nair in control, on the pitch and in his mind

Karun Nair showed little stress during his epic knock against England, and celebrated his triple without a trace of flash. Here's why

Karun Nair was part of a 161-run stand

India v England, 5th Test, Chennai, 4th day

Parental pride as Nair feels the hand of fortune at last

Karun Nair might have wondered if he was cut out for Test cricket after a run of cruel - and sometimes tragic - luck. But, in front of his proud parents in Chennai, he transformed his fortunes