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
Date of Birth:
6 June 1988
Age (as on 2018):
Ashwi KD village of Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:
SV Joshi High School, Dombivli, Thane, Mumbai
Madhukar Baburao Rahane
1 younger sister (name not known)
1 younger brother (name not known)
22 March 2013 against Australia
3 September 2011 against England
31 August 2011 against England
#27- India #3- Rajasthan Royals
Mumbai IPL team- Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai indians
Nature on field:
Likes to play against:
• 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)
Playing Cricket, Football, Tennis, Golf, Badminton, Listening all kind of music
Favourite Cricket Ground:
Favourite sports personalities:
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Radhika Dhopavkar ( 2014-present )
26 September 2014
Earnings (as in 2018)
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)
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.