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Plan was to bat, bat and bat: Ajinkya Rahane after hundred on County debut

The plan was to just bat, bat and bat," said Ajinkya Rahane after becoming only third Indian to score a hundred on debut in County cricket.

Ajinkya Rahane scores century on County debut for Hampshire

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.


India's chances are more in World Cup as we have wicket-taking bowlers: Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane, who led the limited overs side at times in the past, said Mahendra Singh Dhoni's vast experience will be of great help for skipper Kohli in the showpiece event.

Ajinkya Rahane to play county cricket for Hampshire

India Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane becomes first Indian to play county cricket for Hampshire. He will play in the County Championship throughout the months of May, June, and July.

IPL 2019: Steve Smith replaces Ajinkya Rahane as Rajasthan Royals captain

Steve Smith will now lead Rajasthan Royals - replacing Ajinkya Rahane - with the side winning just two matches of eight played thus far.

IPL 2019, RR vs KKR: It's still not too late for us, no need to panic, says Ajinkya Rahane

Rajasthan Royals suffered their fourth defeat in five games in the ongoing season of Indian Premier League against Kolkata Knight Riders.


IPL 2019 Weekly Wrap: Overlooked and overheard

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.

IPL 2019, CSK vs RR: Ajinkya Rahane fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over rate

Rajasthan Royals captain Ajinkya Rahane has been fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining a slow over-rate during their match against Chennai Super Kings at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday.

For India, I am ready to bat at any position: Ajinkya Rahane

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.

IPL 2019: People believe one needs power hitter at top but I trust my methods, says Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane on Saturday said that there is a misconception that only power hitters are successful at the top-order as players have their own methods to keep the scoreboard ticking.

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Happy New Year 2018: How Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane and other Indian cricketers rang into 2018

Indian cricketers celebrated the new year in their own styles and wished the best in the year to come to their fans and loved ones.

Cheteshwar Pujara 128*, Ajinkya Rahane 103*; India 344/3 on Day 1 against Sri Lanka

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.


India vs Australia: Kuldeep Yadav has Australia undone for 300 on Test debut

Kuldeep Yadav's four wickets helped India skittle out Australia for 300 in their first innings on day one of the fourth and final Test in Dharamsala.

Ind vs SA, Day 2: Ravindra Jadeja traps South Africa at Kotla

Ravindra Jadeja returns with impressive figures of 5/30, helps India take crucial 231-run lead.

India sweat it out, celebrate ahead of Bangladesh tour

Indian team on Saturday celebrated Ajinkya Rahane's birthday.

World Environment Day: Modi, Kohli, Kejriwal plant saplings

Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Virat Kohli creating awareness on environment on the occasion of World Environment Day.


Virat Kohli-Ajinkya Rahane special lights up MCG on Day 3

Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane put on 262 runs which helped India end the day's play at 462/8.