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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.  

Ajinkya Rahane Latest News & Articles

India vs New Zealand 2016, 1st Test: Player Ratings

A look at who did what in the opening Test at Green Park

5 Famous brand endorsements on the bats of Indian cricketers

Multi-crore endorsement deals were the talk of the town in Indian cricket and they still are, but on a bigger and better scale.

SK Play of the day: New Zealand script supreme turnaround

The Kiwis changed the complexion of the game in a half an hour spell before the tea break

Former selection committee considered removing MS Dhoni from captaincy, reveals Sandeep Patil

Patil also defended Kohli and Dhoni over the criticism faced by them regarding the omission of Gautam Gambhir and Yuvraj Singh from the side

What if: Indian cricketers were Bollywood movies

Likening Indian cricketers with Hindi movies.

India vs New Zealand 2016, 1st Test Preview: Live Streaming info, probable playing XI and match details

The hosts would be seeking a befitting performance in the landmark 500th Test

India vs New Zealand 2016 1st Test: 5 key player battles

Virat Kohli would be facing Trent Boult during the three-match Test series between India and New Zealand.

Brett Lee feels India can become the number one Test side

The Australian also explained how the Indian bowling will prove to be vital if India are to win Test matches.

Expecting the Kanpur wicket to turn and help our spinners says Ajinkya Rahane

Rahane feels the team in is very good space at the moment

6 Indian players who were in the Test squad when New Zealand last toured India

How did the players who remain in the side from the last Kiwi tour of India perform in that series and in Tests since then?

Ajinkya Rahane believes he is completely opposite to Virat Kohli in his approach to the game

Rahane also spoke about the contrasting captaincy styles of MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli.

India vs New Zealand 2016: Virat Kohli cuts special 500th Test cake in Kanpur

The BCCI has made elaborate arrangements to mark the 500th Test.

Who Said What: World congratulates Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane on receiving the Arjuna award

The cricketing world took to Twitter to congratulate Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane on receiving the Arjuna award.

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli are my closest friends, says Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane speaks about his teammates, his reaction to being first called-up to the team and pressure in cricket.

Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane conferred with Arjuna Award

The Indian batting stars could not receive the award from the President earlier, due to their international cricket commitments.
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