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Full name Rabinranath Mukherjee
Born November 12, 1943, Calcutta (now Kolkata), Bengal
Died March 14, 2009, Kolkata, Bengal (aged 65 years 122 days)
Major teams Bengal, Jharkhand, Railways
Batting style Right-hand bat
Relation Brother - Avinash Kumar
Rabinranath - Robin, more popularly - Mukherjee was an opener for Bengal who played 60 first-class games. In that span he scored 2984 runs at 33.52 with five centuries, his best being 183. Mukherjee also served as a selector for Bengal and later as chief curator for East Zone. He died in March 2009 aged 65.
Cricinfo staff March 2009
After the tragedy of Phillip Hughes' death, this match showed that cricket and life will continue to go on. This time Test cricket dug in and got through to tea.
The new stand-in captain has the makings of a long-term leader, given his ability to stay ahead of the game
Turning your back on a system that the whole cricketing world wants a discussion on, refusing to discuss it because it is not 100%, is not good enough
After a long time we have seen an Indian team and captain enjoy the challenge of trying to overcome stronger opposition in an overseas Test