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Mayank Agarwal of Punjab Kings bats during match 11 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Punjab Kings, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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KL Rahul captain of Punjab Kings and Mayank Agarwal of Punjab Kings during match 11 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Punjab Kings, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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Mayank Agarwal of Punjab Kings raises his bat after scoring a fifty during match 11 of the Indian Premier League 2021 between the Delhi Capitals and the Punjab Kings, at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

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India's Mayank Agarwal walks from the field after he was dismissed for 38 runs during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal lets a ball pass during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal lets a ball pass during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal prepares to bat in the nets during training at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, ahead of their cricket test against Australia starting Thursday.

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India's Mayank Agarwal ducks under a high delivery from Australia on the third day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.

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India's opening batsmen Prithvi Shaw, right, and Mayank Agarwal walk out to face Australia during their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal bats during the one day international cricket match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia.

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India cricket team players KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal and Hardik Pandya in new kit for upcoming ODIs and T20Is matches against Australia.

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Kings XI Punjab players Mayank Agarwal and Chris Gayle celebrate after winning their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI), at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Kings XI Punjab batsmen KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal run between the wickets during the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah

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KL Rahul captain of Kings XI Punjab and player Mayank Agarwal take a run during IPL 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Mayank Agarwal of Kings XI Punjab raises his bat after scoring the half-century during IPL 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal bowled out during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Mumbai Indians, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Mumbai Indians, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal raises his bat after scoring half-century during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.

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Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal raises his bat after scoring a century during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.

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Kings XI Punjab player Mayank Agarwal reacts after Delhi Capitals player Marcus Stoinis took his wicket during the cricket match of IPL 2020, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Kings XI Punjab player Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the cricket match of IPL 2020 against Delhi Capitals, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Kings XI Punjab player Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the cricket match of IPL 2020 against Delhi Capitals, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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India's Prithvi Shaw, left, and teammate Mayank Agarwal run between the wickets 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 Mayank Agarwal is bowled during the One Day cricket international between India and New Zealand at Bay Oval in Tauranga, New Zealand.

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India's Mayank Agarwal bats on debut during the One Day cricket international between India and New Zealand at Seddon Oval in Hamilton, New Zealand.

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India's Mayank Agarwal celebrates after scoring his maiden double century on the 2nd day of the 1st cricket test match against South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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From left, India's Umesh Yadav, captain Virat Kohli, Mayank Agarwal and Mohammed Shami leave the field at lunch break during the third day of first cricket test match between India and Bangladesh in Indore

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, celebrates with batting partner Ajinkya Rahane after scoring a century during the second day of first cricket test match between India and Bangladesh in Indore.

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India's Mayank Agarwal looks skywards to celebrate scoring a century during the second day of first cricket test match between India and Bangladesh in Indore.

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Indian batsman Mayank Aggarwal plays a shot on the first day of the first cricket test match against Bangladesh, in Indore.

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South Africa's Kagiso Rabada, center, reacts as India's Rohit Sharma, left, and Mayank Agarwal, right, run between the wickets during the third and last cricket test match between India and South Africa in Ranchi.

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India's Mayank Agarwal bats during the third and last cricket test match between India and South Africa in Ranchi.

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South Africa's Kagiso Rabada, left, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of India's Mayank Agarwal 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 scoring a century with captain Virat Kohli 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 plays a shot 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, 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 celebrates scoring fifty runs during the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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Indian cricketer Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the second India-South Africa cricket test match at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, in Pune.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, celebrates scoring a century with captain Virat Kohli during the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune.

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India's Mayank Agarwal raises his bat and helmet to celebrate scoring a century during the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune.

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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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India's Mayank Agarwal bats during the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune.

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India's Mayank Agarwal celebrates after scoring his maiden double century on the 2nd day of the 1st cricket test match against South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the second day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Mayank Agarwal raises his bat after scoring one hundred fifty runs during the second day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam, India.

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Agarwal also hit 23 fours and six sixes.

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Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal also became only the third Indian opening pair to share a 300-run partnership in the history of Tests.

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India's Mayank Agarwal plays a shot on the 2nd day of the 1st test cricket match played against South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Mayank Agarwal is greeted by batsman Rohit Sharma after scoring a maiden century on the 2nd day of the first test cricket match against South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Mayank Agarwal celebrates after scoring a maiden century on the 2nd day of the first test cricket match between India and South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, celebrates after scoring fifty runs with Rohit Sharma, right, during the first day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam, India, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.

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India's Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the first day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam, India, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.

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India's Rohit Sharma, right, and Mayank Agarwal, left, cheer each other as they bat during the first day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam, India, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.

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India's Rohit Sharma, left, and Mayank Agarwal, right, run between the wickets during the first day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam, India, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, celebrates after scoring fifty runs with Rohit Sharma, right, during the first day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Rohit Sharma, left, and Mayank Agarwal, right, cheer each other after their hundred runs batting partnership during the first day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Rohit Sharma, right, celebrates after scoring fifty runs with Mayank Agarwal, left, during the first day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian cricketer Mayank Agarwal plays a shot against South Africa during the 1st day of the first cricket test match between India and South Africa at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium.

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Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal run between the wickets on the 1st day of the test cricket match against South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA–VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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In reply, India opted against enforcing the follow-on despite being 299 runs ahead. The visitors lost openers Mayank Agarwal (4) and KL Rahul (6) early -- both falling to Kemar Roach.

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India's Mayank Agarwal plays a shot against West Indies during day one of the second Test cricket match at Sabina Park cricket ground in Kingston, Jamaica.

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West Indies' bowler Miguel Cummins holds his head as India's KL Rahul, left, and Mayank Agarwal score runs 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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India's Mayank Agarwal leaves the pitch, dismissed lbw, by West Indies' bowler Roston Chase, left, 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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West Indies' Roston Chase celebrates the dismissal of India's Mayank Agarwal during day one of their first Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards cricket ground in North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda.

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KXIP batsman Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2019 (IPL T20) cricket match between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad.

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KXIP batsman Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2019 cricket match between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at IS Bindra Cricket Stadium in Mohali.

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Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal started well for KXIP but only just

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India's Mayank Agarwal holds his head after he was caught out for 77 runs against Australia 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 Mayank Agarwal raises his bat after making 50 runs against Australia during their cricket test match in Sydney.

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From left, India's Mayank Agarwal, Jasprit Bumrah, Rishabh Pant, Mohammed Shami and Ishant Sharma hold the stumps after India defeated Australia on day five of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal gets bowled by Pat Cummins during play on day four of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, shouts as he blocks the ball during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's batting pair of Rishabh Pant, center left, and Mayank Agarwal, center right, walk off the field at the end of play in front of the The Australian Cricket Team and during play on day three 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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