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June 21, 2018
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Ajinkya Rahane (cricketer) Wife, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

By Rajsi Swaroop

Ajinkya Madhukar Rahane
(Indian Cricketer)

India’s one of the most consistent performer of One Day International, Ajinkya Rahane made his T20I debut in 2011 against England, ODI debut in 2011 against England and Test Debut in 2013 against Australia. He belongs to a Lower Middle-class family, and he started training at a very small cricket academy because his father couldn’t afford the fees of the big centres. Rahane also tried his luck in Karate and was a black belt in his childhood. He was a hard-working cricketer, and he made his way to the International cricket through his performances on the field. After making his debut for the Indian national team, he got married to his longtime girlfriend, Radhika Dhopavkar in 2014.

Ajinkya Madhukar Rahane
Nickname: Jinks
Profession: Cricketer
Autobiography: NA
Biopic: NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Weight (approx.): 60 Kg
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Tattoos: No
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 6 June 1988
Age (as on 2018): 29 years
Birth Place: Ashwi KD village of Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Gemini
Nationality: Indian
School: SV Joshi High School, Dombivli, Thane, Mumbai
College: NA
Educational Qualifications: NA
Signature: NA

Father: Madhukar Baburao Rahane
Mother: Sujata Rahane
Sister: 1 younger sister (name not known)
Brother: 1 younger brother (name not known)
Coach/Mentor: Pravin amre
Religion: Hinduism
Address: NA

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: 22 March 2013 against Australia
ODI: 3 September 2011 against England
T20: 31 August 2011 against England
Jersey Number: #27- India
#3- Rajasthan Royals
Domestic/State Team: Mumbai
IPL team- Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai indians
Nature on field: Calm
Likes to play against: NA
Favourite Shot: cover shot


• Most test runs: 15921
• Most ODI runs: 18426
• Most International appearances: 664
• Only batsman to score 100 International hundreds
• First to score ODI double hundred
• Most runs in Cricket World Cup: 673 (2003 WC)
• Most ODI runs, hundreds in a calendar year: 1894 runs and 9 centuries (1998)

Hobbies: Playing Cricket, Football, Tennis, Golf, Badminton, Listening all kind of music
Favourite Batsmen: NA
Favourite Bowlers: NA
Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
Favourite sports personalities: NA
Favourite Food: NA
Favourite Actors: Aamir khan
Favourite Films: NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite Destinations: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: NA

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: NA

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
Affairs/Girlfriends: NA
Wife/Spouse: Radhika Dhopavkar ( 2014-present )
Marriage Date: 26 September 2014
Children: NA

Earnings (as in 2018)
Net Worth: $2 million
Salary (as in 2018): Rs 50 Lakh per annum (Retainership Fees)
Rs 7 lakh (per test match)
Rs 4 lakh (per one day match)
Rs 2 lakh (per T20 match)
IPL11: 4.00 Crore

Career Turning Point

Rahane’s scintillating performance in Border-Gavaskar trophy 2014-2015 against Australia turned up to be the turning point of his career.

Lesser Known Facts

  • Rahane don’t smoke
  • Rahane don’t even drink
  • Rahane is from a lower middle-class family, he started training from a very small cricket academy because his father couldn’t afford the fees of big centres.
  • Rahane is Karate’s Black belt champion.
  • Ajnikya got married to his girlfriend Radhika Dhopavkar in 2014, just before the turning point of his career.

Rajsi Swaroop

I am Sports Fan precisely Cricket, Football, Tennis. I want to give my life to the sports media so that India will become a Sporting nation soon.