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Ajinkya Madhukar Rahane (born 6 June 1988) is an Indian cricketer. He plays primarily as a middle-order batsman in the Test format and as a top-order batsman in white-ball forms of the game.He is currently the vice captain of the Indian cricket team in Test cricket.
Rahane made his first-class debut in 2007–08 season for Mumbai and averaged an impressive 77.04 after 100 innings. He scored over 1500 runs three times in his first five seasons. He made his international debut in a Twenty20 International against England at Manchester in August 2011.
With batsman Shikhar Dhawan injuring his fingers, Rahane made his Test debut in the March 2013 Border–Gavaskar Trophy. His first Test century came at Basin Reserve, Wellington against New Zealand.
Rahane scored his 10th hundred against West Indies on 25 August 2019 in a tough situation to win India by 318 runs. Rahane was named player of the match by scoring 184 runs including a century and half century.
He was born in Ashwi KD, Ahmednagar district to Madhukar Baburao Rahane and Sujata Rahane. The family came from the village of Chandanapuri, Tal-Sangamner.He has a younger brother and sister, Shashank and Apurva Rahane.
At the age of seven, Madhukar Rahane took Ajinkya to a small coaching camp with a matting wicket in Dombivli,as they could not afford proper coaching.From the age of 17, he took coaching from former India batsman Pravin Amre. Rahane cleared his Secondary School Certificate from SV Joshi High School, Dombivli.
Rahane plays in the middle-order for the national team in Test and as an opener in all forms of ODI and T20 cricket. He batted in the top three for Mumbai – starting as an opener and later playing at No. 3.Rahane is widely praised by Dhoni for his batting technique, temperament, commitment and discipline to the game, often being compared with Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman and Sachin Tendulkar.
He is often regarded as the best test batsman and a very athletic fielder. He has been described on a number of occasions as “one of the rising stars of Indian cricket”.Former Australian captains Steve Waugh compared Rahane to the batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar due to his compact technique, range of shots and temperament.