Today, India’s Test team vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane is celebrating his 32nd birthday. On this special day, we take a look at his top 3 overseas knock, which helped him to establish himself as a permanent member of Indian Test team. Rahane is considered as a Test specialist because of his fabulous performances in SENA countries. It includes South Africa, England, New Zealand and Australia.
Here we look at his top 3 performances in Overseas condition
1. Best knock at best stadium of the world- (103 at Lord’s vs England )
Not many get the opportunity to play at Lord’s and enter their name on honors board, but Rahane did it in his first game at that venue. In a flawless innings of 103, he took a full toil on England bowlers on a green track to complete his century.
2. Made best bowling attack helpless ( 147 at Melbourne vs Australia)
2014 was a pretty special year for Rahane or might be the best. After impressing in England, In the same year, 32 year old took a giant step in International cricket. During the knock of 147, Rahane dominated Australia bowlers.
3. Rahane turned the wind towards New Zealand in Wellington ( 118 at Wellington vs New Zealand)
On a tricky pitch of Windy Wellington, Rahane came out all gun blazing. In a classical knock of 118 he knocked out New Zealand bowlers and helped his side hold a prominent position.