Ajinkya Rahane

I may score a 100 or even 200 in 3rd Test: Ajinkya Rahane

I may score a 100 or even 200 in 3rd Test: Ajinkya Rahane

Rahane said that it was important to learn from the past, but more important to take the next two Tests session by session.

Dec 24, 2018, 13:20 PM IST
Indian batsmen must support bowlers for favourable results,says Ajinkya Rahane

Indian batsmen must support bowlers for favourable results,says Ajinkya Rahane

India, who last lost a Test series at home in late 2012 against England, suffered defeats in South Africa and England this year due to a lack of batting support.

Dec 24, 2018, 11:44 AM IST
India should consider playing Hardik Pandya in Boxing Day Test: Michael Hussey

India should consider playing Hardik Pandya in Boxing Day Test: Michael Hussey

While India won the first Test by 31 runs with a well-balanced bowling unit, including a spinner, the four-pacer plan backfired in Perth as Australia levelled the series with a 146-run win.

Dec 21, 2018, 15:34 PM IST
Perth Test: Australia beat India by 146 runs, level series 1-1

Perth Test: Australia beat India by 146 runs, level series 1-1

Australia thrashed India by 146 runs on day five of the second Test at the Perth Stadium on Tuesday to level the four-match series 1-1.

Dec 18, 2018, 07:50 AM IST
India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 3: Australia reach 132-4 at stumps, lead India by 175 runs

India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 3: Australia reach 132-4 at stumps, lead India by 175 runs

Australia reached 132-4 in their second innings to extend their lead to 175 runs over India at stumps on Day 3 of the second Test at the Perth Stadium. 

Dec 16, 2018, 07:29 AM IST
Ishant Sharma takes jibe at Australian media over front-foot no balls

Ishant Sharma takes jibe at Australian media over front-foot no balls

India lead the four-match series 1-0 following their 31-run win at Adelaide and they entered the second game high on confidence.

Dec 15, 2018, 21:24 PM IST
Former Indian skipper Bishan Singh Bedi praises Ajinkya Rahane's Perth knock, says T20 can't replace this

Former Indian skipper Bishan Singh Bedi praises Ajinkya Rahane's Perth knock, says T20 can't replace this

Bedi refrained from commenting whether it was the best chance for India to win a Test series in Australia.

Dec 15, 2018, 21:08 PM IST
Perth Test: Virat Kohli leads India's fightback against Australia on Day 2

Perth Test: Virat Kohli leads India's fightback against Australia on Day 2

In reply to Australia`s first-inning total of 326, India fought back to reach stumps at 172 for three with Kohli 82 not out and his deputy Ajinkya Rahane unbeaten on 51.

Dec 15, 2018, 16:15 PM IST
Rahane, Pujara are quality players, have put us in a good position: Indian batting coach Sanjay Bangar

Rahane, Pujara are quality players, have put us in a good position: Indian batting coach Sanjay Bangar

The batsmen stitched an 87-run partnership to help India post a total in excess of 300 which seemed improbable at one stage. 

Dec 09, 2018, 20:46 PM IST
1st Test, India vs Australia: Visitors in driver's seat after Day 4, need 6 more wickets to win

1st Test, India vs Australia: Visitors in driver's seat after Day 4, need 6 more wickets to win

India ended the fourth day's play in a strong position, needing just six wickets to win the opening Test against Australia. 

Dec 09, 2018, 05:41 AM IST
Ajinkya Rahane says India will have to produce long partnerships in Australia

Ajinkya Rahane says India will have to produce long partnerships in Australia

The Indian batting line-up has come under immense criticism for their twin failures in South Africa and England, wherein Kohli was the only one to defy the opposition. 

Dec 04, 2018, 15:23 PM IST
1st Unofficial Test: Test specialists get batting time in drawn affair

1st Unofficial Test: Test specialists get batting time in drawn affair

India A scored 247 for 3 in 65 overs in their second innings when the match was called off.

Nov 19, 2018, 15:44 PM IST
Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri should hold their horses

Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri should hold their horses

Kohli and his favourite coach, Ravi Shastri, are, somehow, unable to deal with the media without flying off the handle, particularly when things get skewed and they are reminded of their own statements.
 

Nov 10, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
Need to improve against spinners: India Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane

Need to improve against spinners: India Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane

He picked Jasprit Bumrah as the most difficult bowler to face while Umesh Yadav was his pick for the world's fastest bowler. 

Nov 03, 2018, 21:03 PM IST
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mumbai win trophy after 12 years; Coach, players elated

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mumbai win trophy after 12 years; Coach, players elated

Mumbai defeated Delhi by four wickets to win their third Vijay Hazare Trophy title at the M Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru on Saturday. 

Oct 20, 2018, 22:20 PM IST
India vs WI: Pant dazzles, Shaw sizzles as youngsters dominate second day

India vs WI: Pant dazzles, Shaw sizzles as youngsters dominate second day

India are now only three runs short of West Indies' first innings total of 311. 

Oct 13, 2018, 18:07 PM IST
 India vs West Indies: Want Prithvi Shaw to play natural game, says Ajinkya Rahane

India vs West Indies: Want Prithvi Shaw to play natural game, says Ajinkya Rahane

India's Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane on Tuesday said he wanted Prithvi Shaw to play his natural game for the upcoming two-Test series against West Indies.

Oct 03, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
England series a test of character for India: Ajinkya Rahane

England series a test of character for India: Ajinkya Rahane

Rahane said the key to succeeding in the longest format would be to play with patience and respect the conditions.

Jul 30, 2018, 23:23 PM IST
Mohammed Shami returns, Rishabh Pant and Shardul Thakur named in Team India for the first three Tests against England

Mohammed Shami returns, Rishabh Pant and Shardul Thakur named in Team India for the first three Tests against England

The team has three spinners - R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav while Yuzvendra Chahal has missed out.

Jul 18, 2018, 14:55 PM IST
Rohit Sharma may take YoYo test on Thursday, Ajinkya Rahane on stand by

Rohit Sharma may take YoYo test on Thursday, Ajinkya Rahane on stand by

It is learnt that Test team vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane has been kept on stand by as of now in case Rohit fails to clear the 16.1 qualifying mark.

Jun 20, 2018, 14:33 PM IST