On the rain-affected second day of the second Test between India and England, the visitors were bowled out for 107 in the first innings.
As far as his team’s bowling attack was concerned, Rahane was brimming with optimism, despite the absence of strike bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
India’s trials and tribulations of 2014 series and what each individual batsman will aim to achieve this time on the England tour.
Opener Murali Vijay and vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane will be looking to get into the groove in India A’s last first-class engagement, against England Lions at the County Ground in Worcester
Ajinkya Rahane feels “visualising Test match situations” during practice will go a long way in preparing Afghanistan for the unforgiving five-day format.
The 265th Test on Indian soil will be a historic occasion as it marks the debut of Afghanistan in the longest format of the game.
Stating that ruthless aggression will be the way for the Indian side, Ajinkya Rahane maintained that the Afghans are a quality side with good bowlers.
India will host Afghanistan in their first ever Test match from June 14. Ajinkya Rahane has been handed over India’s captaincy for the game.
Afghanistan will play their inaugural Test match against India at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore which begins on Thursday.
Ajinkya Rahane received a special message from skipper Virat Kohli on his 30th birthday.
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Ajinkya Rahane believes that being overlooked for the limited-overs leg of the UK tour will give him more time to do his homework for the big-ticket five-match Test series against England, starting August 1.
Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Rajasthan Royals by 25 runs and will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in the second qualifier for a spot in the final.
Kane Williamson has shown that classically elegant batsmen, too, could prosper big time in the slam-bang world of IPL cricket
Rajasthan Royals are lying fourth in the standings with 12 points from 13 games and will face a virtual shoot-out against Royal Challengers Bangalore.