Ajinkya Rahane has become just the third Indian cricketer to score a century on debut in the County Championship. Piyush Chawla (for Sussex in 2009) and Murali Vijay (for Essex in 2018) are the two others in this list.
Chennai Super Kings’ ingenuity with wet ball, Ajinkya Rahane's reading list, and insightful and funny commentary in Tamil from Kris Srikkanth & Co., The Indian Express brings to you nuggets from the week that was in the IPL.
Ajinkya Rahane has had issues about not getting enough chances in the limited overs format and doesn't want to put too much pressure thinking about the No 4 slot which is up for grabs in the Indian team.
India had a perfect start to the second Test against Sri Lanka as they ended first day's play at 344/3. Riding on unbeaten tons from Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane, the Virat Kohli-led side looked in cruise control especially in the later part of the day.