Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): After the historic 2-1 Test series win over Australia, India's stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane received a grand welcome from his neighbours on Thursday. PM Modi speaks to Ganguly, wishes him speedy recovery, Rohit, Gill likely to play 3rd Test despite bubble inquiry, India's isolated players to leave for Sydney tomorrow, Please follow the steps in the image to resubscribe/unblock notifications on mobile. Pant achieved the feat on the final day of the ongoing Test against Australia at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). A century from Ajinkya Rahane and his hundred partnership with Ravindra Jadeja for the sixth wicket took India to a position of strength on day two of the Melbourne Test. It's 21st day of 21st year of 21st century and netizens can't kee... 'Rishabh Pant's wicket was the turning point', says Pujara ruing lack of runs from lower order, IND vs AUS: Jadeja in danger of getting ruled out of the series, Pant to bat if required. India were dealt a big blow early on Day 5 when skipper and overnight batsman Ajinkya Rahane lost his wicket in the second over. Rahane has been leading the side in Kohli's absence in Australia as the Indian captain has returned home on paternity leave for the birth of his first child. This is the highest chase recorded at the Gabba, Brisbane. Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant played an unbeaten inning of 89 runs in the fourth innings of the Gabba Test as India chased down the total of 328. One such move was to bring Rishabh Pant ahead of Hunuma Vihari while chasing a huge 407-run total. India wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant played an unbeaten inning of 89 runs in the fourth innings of the Gabba Test as India chased down the total of 328. Get notified real-time about the topics you like. Rishabh Pant was the hero for India in the tour of Australia as his heroics helped his side seal a famous series win.The 23-year-old was initially not a part of the playing XI during the first Test in Adelaide that India lost. In doing so in his 16th Test and 27th innings, he is now the quickest to reach the landmark among Indian ’keeper. ️ Credit: CAB Media Ajinkya Rahane is equally aggressive, equally attacking captain as Virat Kohli: Deep Dasgupta. Former India wicket-keeper batsman Farokh Engineer described Ajinkya Rahane as a fighter for his stellar role in India’s eight-wicket triumph over Australia in the Boxing Day Test.. He might be less expressive than someone like Virat but he is equally aggressive, equally attacking, the way he thinks, the way he handles himself, it's just that he keeps quiet," added Dasgupta. In the absence of regular skipper Virat Kohli and senior pacer Mohammed Shami, Rahane marshalled his troops to perfection and led from the front with the bat. Rishabh Pant on Monday became the youngest wicket-keeper to score fifty-plus runs in the fourth innings of a Test match in Australia. Rahane-led India thumped Australia by 8 wickets in the second Test to bounce back from the Adelaide drubbing and level the four-match series 1-1. Pant played in an aggressive manner and took a special liking towards Lyon and he did not let the off-spinner settle. Rahane will be looking to lead India to a second successive win in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy when the visitors lock horns with Australia in the third Test. India finished Day 2 with the score at 277/5 and a lead of 82 runs. Australia vs India: Ajinkya Rahane And Team Get Into Groove For Sydney Test. Saha and Rahane are two of the best players in their positions, however, the ball bowled by Shaw was so good that both ended up missing it. He further stated that Rahane might not be as expressive as Kohli but is an equally aggressive captain as the regular skipper. The first session saw 36 overs being bowled and 108 runs were scored. Indian team for the first two Tests vs England: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rishabh Pant (Wicket-keeper), Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Wriddhiman Saha, Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Siraj, Shardul Thakur, R Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Axar Patel At the lunch break, India's score reads 206/3, still needing 201 runs to win the match. Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant played an unbeaten inning of 89 runs in the fourth innings of the Gabba Test as India chased down the … Australia vs India, 2nd Test: Tim Paine overtook Quinton de Kock to become the fastest wicket-keeper to record 150 dismissals in Test cricket. On day four, Australia had set a target of 407 for India to win the third Test. Ajinkya Rahane earned plaudits from all corners for his captaincy after he inspired India to a brilliant comeback against Australia in the second Test of the ongoing series. Ajinkya Rahane briefs on India-Australia test series, says India performed well despite the hurdles, 'I am proud of my boys' says Cricketer Ajinkya Rahane, briefs on India-Australia series, Indian Cricket team wins Test series against Australia; feeling proud? In the first Test against Australia, India was bundled out for 36 and there were many pundits who said the visiting team will face a 4-0 drubbing. Twitter to restart verified blue ticks from today, know how to apply for ve... Lua Makes PDF Simple: The best PDF converter of 2021. India won the Test match comfortably after chasing down the target of 70 runs in their second innings and wrapped up the win on Day 3 of the second Test in Melbourne. Pant and Cheteshwar Pujara managed to survive the first session and the visitors went to the break with seven wickets still in hand. MELBOURNE: Ajinkya Rahane played a captain's knock with a workmanlike century that steered India into a dominant position and took the sting out of … Pant went on to bring up his fifty and as a result, he became the youngest wicket-keeper (23 years and 95 days) to score 50 plus runs in the fourth innings of a Test in Australia. Here's a video of the beautiful delivery by Shaw. Former India wicket-keeper batsman Farokh Engineer described Ajinkya Rahane as a fighter for his stellar role in India’s eight-wicket triumph over Australia in the Boxing Day Test. The third and penultimate Test of the series will be played in Sydney from January 07. However, the visitors made a surprising move as the side sent in wicket-keeper batsman Pant ahead of Hanuma Vihari. Rahane-led India thumped Australia by 8 wickets in the second Test to bounce back from the Adelaide drubbing and level the four-match series 1-1. India beat Australia by three wickets against all odds in … India managed to draw the third Test at Sydney and stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane's tactical decisions in the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy sure grabbed everyone's attention. Both Pant and Pujara have extended their fourth-wicket partnership to 104 runs. India ended the day on 277/5, and lead Australia by 82 runs. Rahane Leads from the Front as India Stay on Top in Melbourne. ... Australia and the Australian cricket team, we don’t condone any sort of abuse, particularly racial abuse,” the wicket-keeper-batsman said. India made a clever move on the fifth day as they promoted Pant up in the order after skipper Ajinkya Rahane departed early and interestingly it worked for the visitors. ... the Aussies as skipper and wicket-keeper … Reacting to India’s victory, the wicket-keeper said that he and the whole team is on cloud nine by the series result. As India won the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, BCCI also announced a cash bonus of Rs 5 crores. Ajinkya Rahane earned plaudits from all corners for his captaincy after he inspired India to a brilliant comeback against Australia in the second Test of the ongoing series. Incidentally, Pant is also the quickest to reach 50 dismissals by an Indian ’keeper, doing so in just 11 Tests and 22 innings. However, he was drafted into the XI from the second Test onwards and the wicket-keeper batsman impressed with his fearless hitting. Resuming day five on 98/2, India did not have a good start as the side lost skipper Ajinkya Rahane (4) pretty early as he was sent back to the pavilion by Nathan Lyon and it gave Australia a chance to create more pressure. Ajinkya Rahane’s stand found support from his Australian counterpart Tim Paine. RBI Recruitment 2021: 241 Security Guard vacancies for Class 10th pass, che... RRB NTPC Phase 3 CBT 2021: Exam dates, admit card release date and other la... No extra attempt for UPSC Prelims, Centre tells Supreme Court, CBSE Class 10, 12 Board Exams 2021 date sheet updates: Check details here. Delhi Police has given permission to farmers' Republic Day tractor par... Nine arrested by Chennai air customs, 8.45kg gold worth Rs 4.30cr seized, More than 15 lakh Indians vaccinated in 8 days: Health Ministry, India must have four 'rotating capitals' says CM Mamata Banerjee, In Pics: Sara Ali Khan looks breathtakingly beautiful in blue monokini. After the likes of Sunil Gavaskar and Ricky Ponting, Dasgupta heaped praise on Rahane's leadership. This is a call that stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane will have to make. Captain Ajinkya Rahane is unbeaten on 104 with Ravindra Jadeja who is on 40. Watch: Ajinkya Rahane gets a rousing welcome in Mumbai. ... Rishabh Pant and I have a friendly relationship, he will improve gradually as a wicket-keeper: Wriddhiman Saha 5 hours ago. However, the visitors made a surprising move as the side sent in wicket-keeper batsman Pant ahead of Hanuma Vihari. But proving every critic wrong, the Ajinkya Rahane-led side registered famous victories at Melbourne and Brisbane. | India Upfront, Team India returns home from Australia after a historic win, Ajinkya Rahane is equally aggressive, equally attacking captain as Virat Kohli: Deep Dasgupta, Former India wicket-keeper Deep Dasgupta has lauded Ajinkya Rahane for his captaincy, Dasgupta said Rahane might not be as experessive but is an equally agressive captain as Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane led India to a famous 8-wicket win in the second Test against Australia. This is the highest chase recorded at the Gabba, Brisbane. Here's a step-by-step guide to change f... Google threatens to shut down Search in Australia for this reason. US Senator Bernie Sanders reacts to viral memes on his look during 'in... Melania Trump refuses to pose with ex-US President Donald Trump after he ex... Truecaller showing wrong name? "I knew he could do it, there are no two ways. I have been an Ajinkya fan not only from his international debut but from his first-class days because you could see that there is someone special there," said the former India wicket-keeper on Sports Today. This is what RBI has to say about old Rs 100 notes going out of circulation... RBI proposes revised regulatory framework for NBFCs. ‘Unacceptable, upsetting’: Ajinkya Rahane, Tim Paine on racist abuse at Sydney Test Play was halted on Sunday for about 10 minutes after India pacer Mohammed Siraj complained of racial abuse from a section of the crowd, leading to expulsion of six spectators and an unreserved apology from Cricket Australia. Ajinkya Rahane. Cameron Green and Steve Smith played knocks of 84 and 81 respectively as Australia declared their second innings on 312/6. On Day 1, Australia had been shot out for 195. And it is not just about him, there are other leaders as well. Indian wicket-keeper Wriddhiman Saha and throwdown expert Dayananda Garani receive a warm welcome from Cricket Association of Bengal Joint Secretary Debabrata Das at the Kolkata airport after returning from a successful tour of Australia. The pair have put up 104 runs for the sixth wicket. Ajinkya Rahane is only a stand-in skipper in absence of Virat Kohli, who is away on paternal leave after the first Test but the 32-year-old Mumbai batsman's gamble to … While stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane, head coach Ravi Shastri, Rohit Sharma and Prithvi Shaw were spotted at Mumbai airport, Rishabh Pant – chief-architect of India’s triumph in Brisbane – was spotted in Delhi. India wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant begs skipper Ajinkya Rahane to take a review for caught behind against Tim Paine, only to see his team-mates have a … While spin spearhead Ravichandran Ashwin and wicket-keeper … As India won the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, BCCI also announced a cash bonus of Rs 5 crore. In Pics: Nora Fatehi goes from channelling old Bollywood charm to donning b... Publishing House Kalamos signs debut novelist Fawaz Jaleel. ⦾ This is the second time Ajinkya Rahane was the lone centurion for India in a Test series. SL vs ENG: Root-Bairstow stage England's comeback after the hosts pile... Watch: Skipper Ajinkya Rahane's dressing room speech after historic Te... 'This is the peak of my career', says Alex Hales after smashing h... SL vs ENG: James Anderson achieves his best bowling figures in Asia. Rohit Sharma has been named the vice-captain for the rest of the series and is likely to feature in the third Test. "He might be quiet but that does not mean, he is not aggressive. But it would be a little unfair to change the keeper for his failure with the bat. The latter said he stands with the tourists on this issue. Get latest cricket updates, live scores, top sports news, match highlights of Cricket, Football, Tennis and other sports on TimesNow. Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant played an unbeaten inning of 89 runs in the fourth innings of the Gabba Test as India chased down the total of 328. I the Urban Debate, Indian cricket team stands tall & strong; Does Australia owe an apology? Resuming day five on 98/2, India did not have a good start as the side lost skipper Ajinkya Rahane (4) pretty early as he was sent back to the pavilion by Nathan Lyon and it gave Australia a chance to create more pressure. He scored a terrific century to help India post 326 runs on the board in their first innings and help India take a healthy lead of 131 runs, in reply to Australia's first innings total of 195. Untitled Carousel The ball sneaked in between wicket-keeper Wriddhiman Saha and first-slip Ajinkya Rahane as both failed to get hold of the ball and the batsmen ran two. Receive the latest and trending news alerts on the go. 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