Ajinkya Rahane: How Ajinkya Rahane’s woeful form is hurting Team India | Cricket News

Ajinkya Rahane: How Ajinkya Rahane's woeful form is hurting Team India | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Indian Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane is woefully out of form. Following his string of low scores, questions are being raised on his place in the Indian Test team. Rahane has scored just 109 runs from seven innings in the ongoing Test series against England and has even lost his No. 5 spot Ravindra … Read more

India vs England, 4th Test: India bowlers hit back after another poor show by batsmen | Cricket News

India vs England, 4th Test: India bowlers hit back after another poor show by batsmen | Cricket News

Only feeble embers from a once-sparkling batting line-up kept Team India’s home fires burning at the Oval on Thursday. Once again, it was a pumped-up tail that shored up the total, specifically a belligerent Shardul Thakur, whose bold, lighting-fast half-century (57 off 36; 7×4, 3×6) mocked the diffidence of the top order, brought back the … Read more

India vs England: Time for second thoughts on Indian team combination? | Cricket News

India vs England: Time for second thoughts on Indian team combination? | Cricket News

The defeat at Leeds has led to raging debate over whether Kohli and Co. are playing the right combination or picking their best team. Injuries and defeat might force the visitors to make a few changes for the Oval Test but will the captain usher in changes in the middle order as well? Or take … Read more

Indian team should play Surya at Oval as sixth batsman: Dilip Vengsarkar | Cricket News

Indian team should play Surya at Oval as sixth batsman: Dilip Vengsarkar | Cricket News

MUMBAI: Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar strongly advocated the inclusion of stylish Mumbaikar Suryakumar Yadav as the sixth specialist batsman in the fourth Test against England, starting September 2. India lost the third Test by an innings and 76 runs but skipper Virat Kohli despite the consistent failures of the middle-order is bullish about playing … Read more

India vs England: Wounds of 2014 hurt Virat Kohli again | Cricket News

India vs England: Wounds of 2014 hurt Virat Kohli again | Cricket News

For a man who looked simply unstoppable until a couple of years ago, Virat Kohli‘s fortunes with the bat have nosedived quite inexplicably. The world’s premier batsman, who piled up hundreds at will, has not scored one across the three formats for 50 innings and his latest bout of failure came in the first hour … Read more

Rahane- The New Indian Express

Rahane- The New Indian Express

Express News Service CHENNAI: One of the recurring themes of Ajinkya Rahane’s 76-Test career has been a scrutiny over his batting returns. While there is merit to the argument that this has been one of the more difficult eras for Test batsmen as a result of generally favourable conditions for the bowlers, his inconsistency has … Read more

Ajinkya Rahane: People always talk about important people; Rahane on constant scrutiny of his form | Cricket News

Ajinkya Rahane: People always talk about important people; Rahane on constant scrutiny of his form | Cricket News

LEEDS: India vice captain Ajinkya Rahane on Monday dismissed criticism he and Cheteshwar Pujara faced for slow batting during the Lord’s Test against England, saying they have played long enough to know what suits the team’s interest. Rahane even laughed off the flak they faced on social media by saying that only “important people” are … Read more

Pujara, Rahane know how to turn things around, says KL Rahul- The New Indian Express

Gavaskar bats for Karnataka batsman's inclusion on playing eleven- The New Indian Express

By PTI LONDON: India opener K L Rahul has backed struggling Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane to find form soon, saying both the batsmen are world-class players and experienced enough to know what it takes to return among runs. The experienced duo of Pujara and Test vice-captain Rahane have not been at their best of … Read more