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India's Virat Kohli, left, stands with teammate Cheteshwar Pujara during play on day one of the second cricket test between New Zealand and India at Hagley Oval in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays at the ball to be out caught during play on day one of the second cricket test between New Zealand and India at Hagley Oval in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara bats during net session ahead of the second cricket test against New Zealand in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot during the 1st pink-ball day/night cricket test match between India and Bangladesh, at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

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From right, India's Cheteswar Pujara, Ravindra Jadeja, Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli celebrate as they leave the field at the end of the first innings during the first day of the second test match between India and Bangladesh, in Kolkata.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, watches teammate Cheteshwar Pujara raise his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the second day of first cricket test match between India and Bangladesh in Indore.

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Indian batsman C Pujara plays a shot during the first day of the first Test match between India and Bangladesh, in Indore.

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South Africa's Kagiso Rabada, left, asks for a review for the wicket of India's Cheteshwar Pujara, right, during the third and last cricket test match between India and South Africa in Ranchi.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, right, watches as captain Virat Kohli, left, misses to catch the ball during a training session ahead of their third and last cricket test match against South Africa in Ranchi.

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India's Mohammed Shami, center celebrates the wicket of South Africa's Senuran Muthusamy during the fourth day of second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune.

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South Africa's Kagiso Rabada, front, celebrates the dismissal of India's Cheteshwar Pujara, rear, during the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara bats during the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, celebrates with batting partner Cheteshwar Pujara after scoring fifty runs during the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune.

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Indian cricket team Player Cheteshwar Pujara arrives for the practice session ahead of India-South Africa second cricket test match in Pune.

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Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and player Cheteshwar Pujara during a practice session ahead of India-South Africa second cricket test match in Pune.

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Indian cricket player Cheteshwar Pujara with wife Puja and daughter Aditi arrives at the airport in Pune. The 2nd test match between India and South Africa will be held here from Oct. 10.

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Indian cricket player Cheteshwar Pujara with wife Puja and daughter Aditi arrives at the airport in Pune. The 2nd test match between India and South Africa will be held here from Oct. 10.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara acknowledges the crowd as he walks back to pavilion after his dismissal, on the fourth day of the first cricket test match against South Africa, at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam

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Indian players stand for national anthem at the beginning of the first cricket test match between India and South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian cricket player Cheteshwar Pujara, right listens to head coach Ravi Shastri after batting in the nets during a training session in Visakhapatnam.

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Cheteshwar Pujara was then undone by the extra bounce on a Jason Holder short ball. The Indian scored 27.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara leaves the field, dismissed for 6 runs, during day one of the second Test cricket match against West Indies at Sabina Park cricket ground in Kingston, Jamaica.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot against West Indies during day three of the first Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards cricket ground in North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda

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Cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara shakes hands with Director (HR) IOCL, R.K Mohapatra as cricketer Prithvi Pankaj Shaw, and table tennis players Sharath Kamal Achanta and Archana Kamath look on, at the Indian Oil Conclave 2019 in New Delhi.

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Indian cricketer Cheteshwer Pujara and his wife Puja Pabari show their inked marked finger after casting vote, during the third phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, at a polling station in Rajkot

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, second right, presents to former Australian player Glenn McGrath, right, a pink cricket cap as support of McGrath's charity before play on day 3 of their cricket test match against Australia in Sydney.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara celebrates making 150 runs against Australia on day 2 during their cricket test match in Sydney.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara walks off after he was caught out for 193 runs against Australia on day 2 during their cricket test match in Sydney.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara removes debris from the wicket during their cricket test match against Australia in Sydney.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara celebrates making 100 runs against Australia during their cricket test match in Sydney.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, right, prepares to pull the ball in front of Australia's Tim Paine during their cricket test match in Sydney.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, right, and Cheteshwar Pujara encourage each other while batting against Australia during their cricket test match in Sydney.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara signs autographs for fans as he walks out of the players race during play on day five of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, and Virat Kohli leave the field after play on day one of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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Australia's Aaron Finch, left, jumps to avoid a shot from India's Cheteshwar Pujara during play on day one of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar celebrates scoring a century during play on day two of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, right celebrates with team mate, left Cheteshwar Pujara after scoring a half century on day one of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara lies on the pitch during play day one of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, and Virat Kohli talk as they leave the ground for the tea break in the second cricket test between Australia and India in Perth, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara ducks under a bouncer from Australia's Josh Hazlewood during play in the second cricket test between Australia and India in Perth, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara bats during play in the second cricket test between Australia and India in Perth.

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Man of the match India's Cheteshwar Pujara, right, stands with his captain Virat Kohli after his team's 31 run win over Australia to win the first cricket test in Adelaide, Australia.

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Man of the match India's Cheteshwar Pujara signs autographs for fans after his team's 31 run win over Australia to win the first cricket test in Adelaide, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara watches the ball as he bats during the first cricket test between Australia and India in Adelaide, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara watches the ball while batting during the first cricket test between Australia and India in Adelaide, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot during their tour cricket match against Cricket Australia XI in Sydney.

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West Indies bowler Sherman Lewis celebrates the dismissal of Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara on day one of the 1st test cricket match against West Indies, in Rajkot.

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Cheteshwar Pujara bats during the first day of the first cricket test match between India and West Indies in Rajkot.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara walks off the pitch after being given out lbw during play on the fourth day of the 4th cricket test match between England and India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, walks off the pitch, with teammate India's Jasprit Bumrah and acknowledges the crowd at the end if the Indian 1st innings during play on the second day of the 4th cricket test match between England and India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara hit 2 runs off the bowling of England's Sam Curran during play on the second day of the 4th cricket test match between England and India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara celebrates getting 100 runs not out during play on the second day of the 4th cricket test match between England and India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara celebrates getting 100 runs not out during play on the second day of the 4th cricket test match between England and India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, right, Rishabh Pant, second right, and Cheteshwar Pujara celebrate the dismissal of England's Alastair Cook, front, during the fourth day of the third cricket test match between England and India at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, England.

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England's Ben Stokes reacts as Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, right, and Cheteshwar Pujara make a run during the third day of the third cricket test match between England and India at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, England.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, left, congratulates teammate Cheteshwar Pujara for scoring 50 runs during the third day of the third cricket test match between England and India at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, England.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara bats during the first day of the third cricket test match between England and India at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, England.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, right, with teammate Cheteshwar Pujara run between the wickets on the first day of the third cricket test match between South Africa and India at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, left, chats with teammate Cheteshwar Pujara while awaiting a decision for his LBW review on the fourth day of the second cricket test match between South Africa and India at Centurion Park in Pretoria, South Africa.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, second right, and Cheteshwar Pujara, right, watch teammate Ajinkya Rahane, left, field the ball during the fifth day of their third test cricket match against Sri Lanka in New Delhi.

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Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot during the third day of 2nd cricket test match against Sri Lanka in Nagpur.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, and Murali Vijay greet each other during the second day of their second test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Nagpur.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot during the second day of their second test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Nagpur.

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Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara acknowledges the crowed after scoring fifty runs during the third day of the first test cricket match against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens, in Kolkata.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot during the second day of their first test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Kolkata.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane, left, and Cheteshwar Pujara run between the wickets during their second cricket test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara raises his bat and helmet to celebrate scoring a century during their second cricket test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, right, plays a shot during their second cricket test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara celebrates scoring a century during the first day's play of the first test cricket match between India and Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, and Shikhar Dhawan run between wickets during the first day's play of the first test cricket match between India and Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, attends a training session ahead of the first test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka.

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Team India with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after beating Australia by eight wickets in the deciding fourth Test at HPCA Stadium, in Dharamsala.

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Indian team poses with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after winning the test cricket series against Australia, in Dharmsala. India won the four-match series 2-1.

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Cheteshwar Pujara raises his bat and helmet to celebrate scoring a double hundred during the fourth day of their third test cricket match against Australia, in Ranchi.

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Australia's captain Steven Smith, left, applauds as India's Cheteshwar Pujara celebrates scoring a double hundred during the fourth day of their third test cricket match, in Ranchi.

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Indian Captain Virat Kohli removing dust from eye of his teammate C Pujara during 3rd day of 3rd Test Match against Australia, in Ranchi.

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Indian batsman C.Pujara acknowledging crowds after complete his century during 3rd day of 3rd Test Match against Australia, in Ranchi.

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Indian batsman C Pujara being greeted by his teammate K Nair after completing his century during 3rd day of 3rd Test match against Australia, in Ranchi.

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Cricketer Virat Kohli with team mates during the BCCI Annual awards in Bengaluru.

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R Ashwin celebrates with team mates after taking the wicket of Mitchell Starc during the fourth day of the second test match between India and Australia at Chinnaswamy stadium, in Bengaluru.

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Indian players celebrate after beating Australia in the second test match at Chinnaswamy stadium, in Bengaluru.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara reacts as he leaves the field after being dismissed during the fourth day of their second test cricket match against Australia, in Bangalore.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara raises his bat after his half century during the third day of the second test against Australia at the Chinnaswamy Stadium, in Bengaluru.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot during the third day of the second test match against Australia at the Chinnaswamy Stadium, in Bengaluru.

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Indian player Cheteshwar Pujara returns to pavilion after his dismissal during the first day of the second test match between India and Australia at Chinnaswamy stadium, in Bengaluru.

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Indian cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara takes part in Rajkot Marathon, in Rajkot.

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Members of the Indian cricket team pose for photographs after winning the test cricket series against England, in Chennai.

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Indian captain Virat Kohli with teammates celebrates England batsman Ben Stokes' wicket on the fourth day of the fourth Test match, in Mumbai.

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Cheteshwar Pujara raises his bat and helmet to celebrate scoring a century on the first day of their second cricket test match against England, in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara walks back after losing his wicket on the third day of the first cricket test match between India and England, in Rajkot.

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Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara raises his bat and helmet after scoring a century on the third day of the first cricket test match between India and England, in Rajkot.

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Indian batsmen Murali Vijay is congratulated by Cheteshwar Pujara on completion of his half-century on the third day of the first Test match against England, in Rajkot.

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Cricketers Cheteshwar Arvind Pujara,Murli Vijay, Varun Raymond Aaron arrive to attend the wedding reception of Harbhajan Singh and Geeta Basra in New Delhi.

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Cheteshwar Pujara, celebrates scoring hundred runs on the second day of their third test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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Ravichandran Ashwin celebrates after taking the wicket of England's Gary Ballance caught by Cheteshwar Pujara during the second day of the fifth Test cricket match at Oval cricket ground in London.

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Cheteshwar Pujara, center, celebrates catching out England's Moeen Ali off a delivery from Ishant Sharma, left, on the fifth day of the second cricket test match between England and India at Lord's cricket ground in London. India beat England in Lords for the first time in 28 years.

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Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot during their third one-day International cricket match against Bangladesh in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Cricketers M.S Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Zaheer Khan, Ravichandran Ashwin , Ishant Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara arrived in Mumbai International Airport after touring South Africa.

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Batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is bowled by South Africa's bowler Dale Steyn, for 32 runs on the fifth and final day of the India-South Africa cricket test match at Kingsmead stadium in Durban, South Africa.

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