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.