Ajinkya Rahane      

Full name Ajinkya Madhukar Rahane

Born June 5, 1988, Ashwi-KD, Maharashtra

Current age 26 years 38 days

Major teams India, India A, India Blue, India Emerging Players, India Under-19s, Mumbai, Mumbai Indians, Rajasthan Royals

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Ajinkya Madhukar Rahane
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 1 379 118 47.37 715 53.00 1 2 52 3 3 0
ODIs 30 30 0 754 91 25.13 1041 72.43 0 6 71 7 15 0
T20Is 10 10 0 228 61 22.80 196 116.32 0 1 21 5 7 0
First-class 69 116 13 6196 265* 60.15 10585 58.53 21 26 800 44 58 0
List A 93 92 2 3094 187 34.37 4 21 42 0
Twenty20 105 100 10 2515 103* 27.94 2182 115.26 1 20 260 46 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 30 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 69 9 108 75 0 - - - 4.16 - 0 0 0
List A 93 2 42 43 3 2/36 2/36 14.33 6.14 14.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 105 1 6 5 1 1/5 1/5 5.00 5.00 6.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut India v Australia at Delhi, Mar 22-24, 2013 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v India at Wellington, Feb 14-18, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v India at Chester-le-Street, Sep 3, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 19, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v India at Manchester, Aug 31, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I India v Sri Lanka at Dhaka, Apr 6, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Karachi Urban v Mumbai at Karachi, Sep 8-11, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v India at Wellington, Feb 14-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Delhi v Mumbai at Delhi, Mar 18, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh v India at Dhaka, Jun 19, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Baroda v Mumbai at Mumbai, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals at Mumbai, May 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
13*, 39 Indians v Derbyshire Derby 1 Jul 2014 Other
47* Indians v Leics Leicester 26 Jun 2014 Other
3 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 19 Jun 2014 ODI # 3499
0 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 17 Jun 2014 ODI # 3498
64 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 15 Jun 2014 ODI # 3497
- Royals v Mum Indians Mumbai 25 May 2014 T20
23 Royals v Kings XI Mohali 23 May 2014 T20
64 Royals v Daredevils Ahmedabad 15 May 2014 T20
4 Royals v Super Kings Ranchi 13 May 2014 T20
24 Royals v RCB Bangalore 11 May 2014 T20
Profile

Ajinkya Rahane is a top-order Mumbai batsman who, with 1089 runs in his second Ranji season, was a crucial factor in Mumbai's 38th title win. Only 11 players have scored 1000 runs in a single Ranji season, and that puts his effort in perspective. Rahane's progression to the Mumbai Ranji team was a natural one - he had represented them at all age levels, and was always seen as a prospective Mumbai player if not more. His bumper Ranji season followed an impressive showing in the 2007-08 Duleep Trophy, where he scored 172 against an England Lions attack that comprised Graham Onions, Monty Panesar, Steve Kirby and Liam Plunkett. That innings came after followers of Mumbai cricket had started to write him off as a a fine talent but fit only to make a swift 50. Two years later, he had shown they were way off.

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Jul 9, 2014

Alastair Cook clings on to a misjudged pull from Ajinkya Rahane, England v India, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day, July 9, 2014

Alastair Cook clings on to a misjudged pull from Ajinkya Rahane

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Jul 9, 2014

Ajinkya Rahane and M Vijay steadied India with their fourth-wicket stand, England v India, 1st Investec Test, Trent Bridge, 1st day, July 9, 2014

Ajinkya Rahane and M Vijay steadied India with their fourth-wicket stand

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Jun 27, 2014

Ajinkya Rahane takes part in indoor net practice due to poor weather, Leicestershire v Indians, Leicester, 2nd day, June 27, 2014

Ajinkya Rahane takes part in indoor net practice due to poor weather

© AFP

Results
Canterbury v Auckland at Auckland - Mar 26-29, 2012
Match drawn
Central D v Northern D at Napier - Mar 26-29, 2012
Central D won by 252 runs
Otago v Wellington at Dunedin - Mar 26-29, 2012
Otago won by an innings and 64 runs
Auckland v Northern D at Auckland - Mar 18-21, 2012
Match drawn
Otago v Canterbury at Dunedin - Mar 18-21, 2012
Match drawn
Wellington v Central D at Wellington - Mar 18-21, 2012
Match drawn
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