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Ajinkya Rahane of Delhi Capitals celebrates his fifty runs during Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Ajinkya Rahane of Delhi Capitals plays a shot during Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Ajinkya Rahane of Delhi Capitals takes a catch during the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals players Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin and others pose for photographs before leaving for UAE to participate in IPL 2020, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Delhi Capitals players Ajinkya Rahane and Prithvi Shaw interact with Assistant Coach Mohammed Kaif after arriving in UAE to participate in IPL 2020, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals players Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran Ashwin deboard a plane as they reach UAE to participate in IPL 2020, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Dubai.

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Delhi Capitals team players Ajinkya Rahane (R) and Prithvi Shaw pose for a photograph, before leaving for UAE, at Mumbai Airport. The Delhi Capitals team departed for the United Arab Emirates to take part in the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

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India's Ajinkya Rahane reacts after he was out bowled by New Zealand's Neil Wagner during play on day two of the second cricket test between New Zealand and India at Hagley Oval in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane walks from the field after he was dismissed for seven runs during play on day one of the second cricket test between New Zealand and India at Hagley Oval in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane bats against New Zealand during the first cricket test between India and New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington, New Zealand.

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India's Aninkya Rahane, left, Rohit Sharma, center, and Wriddhiman Saha, right celebrate dismissal of Bangladesh's Taijul Islam during the second day of the second test cricket match between India and Bangladesh, in Kolkata.

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Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport ahead of India's first-ever Day/Night Test against Bangladesh, in Kolkata. Vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane is also seen.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, right, and Ajinkya Rahane greet members of team support staff after their win against Bangladesh on the third day of first cricket test match in Indore

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Bangladesh's Abu Jayed, left, celebrates with captain Mominul Haque, center, the dismissal of India's Ajinkya Rahane, right, during the second day of first cricket test match between India and Bangladesh in Indore.

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India's Mayank Agarwal, left, celebrates with batting partner Ajinkya Rahane after scoring a century during the second day of first cricket test match between India and Bangladesh in Indore.

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South Africa's wicketkeeper Heinrich Klaasen, center, prepares to take the catch to dismiss India's Ajinkya Rahane, right, during the second day of third and last cricket test match between India and South Africa in Ranchi

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Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma celebrates after scoring 100 runs with teammate Ajinkya Rahane during the 3rd Test match between India and South Africa at JSCA Stadium in Ranchi.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane bats during first day of the third and last cricket test match between India and South Africa in Ranchi.

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South Africa's Lungi Ngidi, left, reacts after India's Ajinkya Rahane, right, hit a boundary on his delivery during first day of the third and last cricket test match between India and South Africa in Ranchi.

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Indian captain Virat Kohli with Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane during a practice session ahead of 3rd Test match against South Africa in Ranchi.

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India's cricket team captain Virat Kohli, right, celebrates with teammates after winning the second cricket test match against South Africa in Pune, India, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane, back to camera and Ravindra Jadeja, second left celebrate the wicket of South Africa's Temba Bavuma during the fourth day of second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune.

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India's cricketer Virat Kohli celebrates his century with Ajinkya Rahane during the second day of the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.

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Indian cricketer Ajinkya Rahane bats during the second day of the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.

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South Africa's cricketer Keshav Maharaj, right, celebrates after dismissing India's Ajinkya Rahane during the second day of the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.

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India's cricketer Virat Kohli, right, celebrates his hundred with Ajinkya Rahane during the second day of the second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune.

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India's Virat Kohli, right, celebrates his fifty with Ajinkya Rahane during second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane bats during second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane bats during second cricket test match between India and South Africa in Pune, India, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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Indian cricket team Captain Virat Kohli and Vice-Captain Ajinkya Rahane run between wickets during the second India-South Africa cricket test match at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, in Pune.

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Indian cricketer Ajinkya Rahane arrives for the Indian Sports Honours awards in Mumbai.

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An unbeaten 111-run fifth-wicket partnership between Vihari and Rahane allowed India to declare at 168/4, giving their bowlers 13 overs to have a crack on the struggling West Indies batsmen.

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Ajinkya Rahane (64*) got India's innings back on track after the top-four were dismissed for just 57.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane, left, and India's Hanuma Vihari walk to lunch after the first session of day four of the first Test cricket match against West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards cricket ground in North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane celebrates after he scored a century against West Indies during day four of the first Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards cricket ground in North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda, Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane celebrates after he scored a century against West Indies during day four of the first Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards cricket ground in North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane celebrates after he scored a century against West Indies during day four of the first Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards cricket ground in North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda.

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Mumbai Cricketer Smriti Mandhana receives the best women cricketer during the 24th Ceat Cricket Award in Mumbai.

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Rajasthan Royals' Ajinkya Rahane bats during the VIVO IPL T20 cricket match between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals in Mumbai

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RR batsman Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2019 cricket match between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad.

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Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Butler celebrates his half century during the Indian Premier League (IPL T20 2019) cricket match between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.

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Indian cricket team members unveil the new 'Blue' Team India jersey ahead of World Cup 2019 at an event, in Chennai.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane avoids a ball while batting against Australia during their cricket test match in Sydney.

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Ajinkya Rahane during play day two of the third cricket test between India and Australia in Melbourne, Australia.

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India's Jasprit Bumrah, left, shares a laugh with teammate India's Ajinkya Rahane during play in the second cricket test between Australia and India in Perth, Australia.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane lets a ball pass while batting during the first cricket test between Australia and India in Adelaide, Australia.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane plays at a high delivery during their tour cricket match against Cricket Australia XI in Sydney.

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Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot during the first test cricket match played against West Indies, in Rajkot.

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India wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant walks off the field of play after losing his wicket from the bowling of England's Adil Rashid for 114 runs during the fifth cricket test match of a five match series between England and India at the Oval cricket ground in London.

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India's Virat Kohli, left, acknowledges the crowd after scoring 50 runs not out during play on the fourth day of the 4th cricket test match between England and India at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli celebrates after scoring a century with teammate Ajinkya Rahane by his side during the third day of the third cricket test match between England and India at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, England.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot off the bowling of England's James Anderson during the second day of the second test match between England and India at Lord's cricket ground in London.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, center, greets teammate Dinesh Karthik, as Ajinkya Rahane walks by at the end of an innings and during the third day of the first test cricket match between England and India at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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Rajasthan Royals's Jofra Archer (2ndR) celebrates wicket of H Pandya of Mumbai Indians in IPL 2018 at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.

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Rajasthan Royals captain Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot during the IPL cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.

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Pravin Amre gives batting tips to Ajinkya Rahane

India's captain Virat Kohli, second right, and Cheteshwar Pujara, right, watch teammate Ajinkya Rahane, left, field the ball during the fifth day of their third test cricket match against Sri Lanka in New Delhi.

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Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri and players sitting in the pavilion as rains delay the start of first days play of the 1st cricket test match between India and Sri Lanka, in Kolkata.

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Ajinkya Rahane during a practice session ahead of the 2nd ODI cricket match against New Zealand, in Pune.

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Cricketer Ajinkya Rahane takes part in a cleanliness drive as part of the Swachhata Hi Seva campaign in Mumbai.

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India's Ajinkya Rahan walks back to pavilion after losing his wicket against Australian during 3rd ODI cricket match against India at Holkar Stadium in Indore.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane celebrates his half-century against Australia during the 3rd ODI cricket match at Holkar Stadium in Indore.

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India's Rohit Sharma celebrates his half-century during the 3rd ODI cricket match against Australia at Holkar Stadium in

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India's Hardik Pandya celebrates with A Rahane the wicket of Australian batsman David Warner during the 3rd ODI cricket match at Holkar Stadium in Indore.

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Members of Indian cricket team pose with the winners trophy after their win over Sri Lanka in their fifth and last one-day international cricket match in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Indian won the match by six wickets.

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Sri Lanka's Kusal Mendis, center, attempts to catch the ball after a shot played by India's Ajinkya Rahane, left, during their second cricket test match in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane raises his bat and helmet to celebrate scoring a century during their second cricket test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane, left, and Cheteshwar Pujara run between the wickets during their second cricket test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane, left, Wriddhiman Saha and Abhinav Mukund, right, unsuccessfully appeals for the wicket of Sri Lanka's Kusal Mendis, second right, during the fourth day's play of the first test cricket match between India and Sri Lanka in Galle, Sri Lanka.

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India's Ajinka Rahane celebrates after scoring a century against West Indies during a second ODI cricket match at Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.

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Rising Pune Supergiants Ajinkiya Rahane and Steve Smith runs between the wicket during the IPL 10 Final match between Rising Pune Supergiants and Mumbai Indians, in Hyderabad.

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Rising Pune Supergiant batsman R Rahane gets clean bowled during an IPL match against Delhi Daredevils, in New Delhi.

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IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) owner Sanjiv Goenka along with Captain Steve Smith and Ajinkya Rahane welcomes England all-rounder Ben Stokes to the team during a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Former Indian cricket captain Sunil Gavaskar presenting Border–Gavaskar Trophy to Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane after the team won the series against Australia on the 4th day of last test match at HPCA Stadium, in Dharamsala.

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Team India with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after beating Australia by eight wickets in the deciding fourth Test at HPCA Stadium, in Dharamsala.

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Indian team poses with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after winning the test cricket series against Australia, in Dharmsala. India won the four-match series 2-1.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot during the fourth day of their fourth test cricket match against Australia, in Dharmsala.

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Cricketer Virat Kohli with team mates during the BCCI Annual awards in Bengaluru.

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Indian cricketer Ajinkiya Rahane dives to catch the ball as team mates R Ashwin and Ishant Sharma look on during a practice session ahead of the 2nd test match against Australia at Chinnaswamy stadium, in Bengaluru.

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Cricketers Rohit Sharma, Kedar Jadhav, Manish Pandey and Ajinkya Rahane hold a chain of bullets and weapons as they spend time with the soldiers of 124 Sikh Battalion at Territorial Army Headquarter, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs & Sports Vijay Goel confers Arjuna Award on cricketer Ajinkya Rahane for the year 2016, at a function in New Delhi.

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