Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

Mar 12, 2019, 13:17 IST
  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Indian middle-order batsman Ajinkya Rahane plays for Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy. Ajinkya Rahane quite early in his career was earmarked as a special talent and made his first-class debut at the age of 19 against Karachi Urban in the Mohammad Nissar Trophy in September 2007, in Karachi. Ajinkya Rahane scored a century on debut. 

    In pic: Ajinkya Rahane with wife Radhika

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane was bought by Rajasthan Royals in the IPL 2018 auction for Rs. 4 crores. He was initially appointed as vice-captain of Rajasthan Royals, deputy to Steve Smith, but after Steve Smith's ban in 2018 after the ball-tampering scandal, Ajinkya Rahane took over as captain of the team.

    In pic: Ajinkya Rahane with wife Radhika

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    After waiting in the wings for quite a few years, Ajinkya Rahane finally made his Test debut against Australia at Delhi in 2013. The match was not successful for Rahane as he had twin failures and his Test future was again looking uncertain.

    In pic: Ajinkya Rahane with wife Radhika

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane has so far played 44 Test matches and scored 2,883 runs at an average of 43.68, hitting nine centuries. Ajinkya Rahane in his brief career has scored hundreds in England, New Zealand, Australia and narrowly missed out on a hundred in South Africa at Durban, 2013.

    In pic: Ajinkya Rahane with wife Radhika

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane with Guinness World Record holders for the youngest people (and first twins) Tashi And Nungshi Malik: It was nice meeting you Tashi and Nungshi. You both make us proud. I wish you all the success and happiness

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane shared this photo with his wife Radhika and captioned it, "Spent some quality time at home. now back to basics"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane captioned this post with wife, "Visited the Great Nelson Mandela’s home in Soweto. Will carry a piece of history for the rest of my life. What an inspirational journey

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane and wife Radhika during a holiday. Rahane said, "Our first African safari and how incredible it was!! Cheetah PC @coach_rsridhar"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane and his wife Radhika celebrate New Year 2018 together on a date and send wishes to fans, "Wish you all a very happy new year. Have a cheerful year ahead. #2018"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane and his wife Radhika Dhopavkar celebrating Diwali together. Rahane and Radhika were married in 2014

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane could be counted as one of the best Test batsmen in Indian side alongside captain Virat Kohli. 

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane shared this romantic post for his wedding anniversary and captioned it, "Celebrating the best day of our life .. happy anniversary @radhika_dhopavkar #3years"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane shared this cute photo with his granny, "Grandma’s love feels like nobody else’s"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane during the festival of Ganesh Utsav and captioned it, "Ganesh Chaturthi Chya sarvanna subhecha. " GANPATI BAPPA MORYA "

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane professing his love for his wife, "A week well spent with my baiko .. always feels so good to be home even if it's only for a few days .. now off to Sri Lanka"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane and wife during their holiday in England, "Such a lovely day in London with my Drama Queen #NeverFailsToMakeMeLaugh"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane with his wife during one of their vacations again, "Seeing a #sunset is so peaceful #beautifulnature @radhika_dhopavkar"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane's ODI career has not reached the same heights as his Test career. He has played in various positions (opening, middle order), but has been unable to perfect a spot. So far Rahane has played 90 ODI matches and he averages only 35.26 in ODI cricket and his strike rate is only 78.63, which is way lesser than the batting averages of top players in the side

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    In the recently concluded IPL 2018, Ajinkya Rahane was appointed as the captain of Rajasthan franchise. Rahane replaced Australian Steve Smith, who was suspended because of his role in the ball-tampering saga

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    The stylish India player had a mediocre IPL 2018 by his lofty standards, but Rajasthan Royals managed to sneak into the play-offs and finished fourth after losing to Kolkata. Ajinkya Rahane faced a lot of criticism for his slow batting.

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane shared this post with wife Radhika just before their holiday, "And I'm off to Thailand with my entertainment package"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane and his wife Radhika during Valentine's Day. He captioned this photo, "I'm so lucky to have you in my life. #happyvalentinesday"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane posted this picture and captioned, "Nothing can beat the awesome CHAI made by my Baiko. Feels great to be back home"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane will lead India against Afghanistan in the one-off Test match at Bengaluru. This will be Ajinkya Rahane's second Test as skipper and at the start of South Africa tour, Rahane was even dropped for a couple of Test matches (Cape Town, Centurion). India start favourites against Afghans and if Ajinkya Rahane finds form then Indian team will be in very good shape ahead of the England tour

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane shared this photo of his wedding photo with wife Radhika on their first anniversary and captioned it, "Its been a year already!!! Time really flies. #firstweddinganniversary"

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  • Breaking the Jinx: Rajasthan Royals' captain Ajinkya Rahane's romantic side with wife Radhika

    Ajinkya Rahane shared this picture and wrote, "Privileged to be nominated by the PM Modi ji for 'Swachhata Hi Seva' Movement. I humbly request everyone to this movement by keeping our cities and country clean #SwachhBharat"

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About The Gallery

As IPL 2019 is all set to begin on 23 March, we are showcasing a series on the captains of the 8 teams playing in the IPL 2019. Second in the series is the calm and composed captain of Rajasthan Royals, Ajinkya Rahane. Here is a look at the cricketer's life with his wife Radhika Rahane where the couple love to have fun on vacations. See pictures (Pics/ Ajinkya Rahane Instagram)

 

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