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Ajinkya Rahane Biography & Latest News

Ajinkya Rahane Biography

Ajinkya Madhukar Rahane is an Indian international cricketer. A right handed batsman, he represents Mumbai in domestic competitions and Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League. He has a sound technique and is versatile in his stroke making. He was a crucial factor in Mumbai's 38th title win and has represented India in all sorts of cricket oriented International competitions. Ajinkya Rahane made his List A debut for Mumbai against Delhi in the Ranji One-day Trophy in March 2007, scoring 61 runs on his debut. He progressed through the Mumbai ranks and has also been a part of the Indian U-19 team and the India 'A'. Ajinkya Rahane made his First-class debut for Mumbai against Karachi Urban in Mohammed Nissar Trophy in September 2007. He scored century on debut against Karachi. He made his Ranji Trophy debut for his First-class side Mumbai in the 2007/2008 season. He is one of the only 11 players to have scored more than 1000 runs in a single Ranji Trophy season. Two centuries in the Emerging Players Tournament in Australia brought him a place in the India ODI squad for the tour of England in 2011.  

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5 opening partners for Rohit Sharma in the Champions Trophy
5 opening partners for Rohit Sharma in the Champions Trophy
The selectors have a huge headache in picking the right man to open the innings with Rohit Sharma.
India vs England 2016-17: 5 big disappointments for the Indian team
India vs England 2016-17: 5 big disappointments for the Indian team
With the Champions trophy coming up, the team management would want to rectify these shortcomings.
India vs England 2017, 3rd ODI: Rating the Indian cricketers
India vs England 2017, 3rd ODI: Rating the Indian cricketers
A look at who did what in the nail-biting final ODI at Eden Gardens.
India vs England 2016-17: Wicket for the 3rd ODI likely to assist pacers; Dew to have a big impact later in the game
India vs England 2016-17: Wicket for the 3rd ODI likely to assist pacers; Dew to have a big impact later in the game
The third ODI between India and England at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata is set to have an even contest between the bat and the ball.
India vs England 2016-17: Predicted India playing XI for 3rd ODI
India vs England 2016-17: Predicted India playing XI for 3rd ODI
The players who could make it into the final XI as India look to whitewash England.
India vs England 2017: 5 things to look forward to from the Kolkata ODI
India vs England 2017: 5 things to look forward to from the Kolkata ODI
Can India make it 3-0 in the series?
India's ideal batting order for the 2017 Champions Trophy
India's ideal batting order for the 2017 Champions Trophy
The Indian team management have a 'problem of plenty' as they have to decide on a settled batting order for the Champions Trophy
Is a good ODI player also a good T20 player and vice versa?
Is a good ODI player also a good T20 player and vice versa?
T20 and ODIs are now calling upon different needs from batsmen and bowlers alike.
Anil Kumble reveals Ajinkya Rahane will be used at the top of the order for England ODI series
Anil Kumble reveals Ajinkya Rahane will be used at the top of the order for England ODI series
Anil Kumble was happy with the healthy competition for places and the presence of Yuvraj Singh in the squad.
Is this the end of the road for Rahane - the ODI batsman?
Is this the end of the road for Rahane - the ODI batsman?
The upcoming England series could be huge for Ajinkya Rahane and his future in coloured clothing.
5 Indian players who have a point to prove in upcoming England series
5 Indian players who have a point to prove in upcoming England series
There are a few Indian players for whom it is a make or break series against England.
5 players who could be the vice-captain for India in ODIs and T20Is
5 players who could be the vice-captain for India in ODIs and T20Is
Let us take a look at the players who could be the vice-captain of the Indian ODI and T20I side.
Star Sports to telecast India A vs England warm-up matches live
Star Sports to telecast India A vs England warm-up matches live
The two warm-up matches will take place in Mumbai on January 10 and 12.
Top 5 Learnings for India from Australia's 3-0 whitewash of Pakistan
Top 5 Learnings for India from Australia's 3-0 whitewash of Pakistan
A look at the dos and don'ts for Team India ahead of their upcoming home series against Australia.
India 'A' matches to force Rahane and Bumrah to sit out Ranji Trophy final
India 'A' matches to force Rahane and Bumrah to sit out Ranji Trophy final
Gujarat is certain to miss Bumrah's presence who led his side to the Ranji Trophy final with his seven-wicket haul against Jharkhand.
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