‘slow and steady wins the race’ this Slogan fully fit for Indian vice-captain Rahane .Rahane has come a long way. The year 2015 he was fully Recognized through his Consistency of batting ,as he was first asked to lead an Indian team to Zimbabwe in the nonexistence of senior players.
The Later year he was handed a Grade A contract by the BCCI, as a result putting him in a senior team along with MS Dhoni, Kohli, and Ashwin. And now as the team prepares for the West Indies four-Test series, Rahane sees himself in a new role of Team India’s vice captain in Test cricket.
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With the team already scheduled to play 13 more Test matches this season after the West Indies test series ,Rahane is will place an important role. As a wise captain, he will be working closely with his skipper, In a recent talk with Cricket board, Rahane Remember one particular incident in test Cricket partnership with Virat, which opens up, how both of their combination the best. Also read : Virat Kohli society concern services .
“A south African fast bowler Dale Steyn bounce had hit me on the helmet and I didn’t respond, I don’t want to, so Kohli came and insist like this ‘maro isko’ (hit him) ,when once partner gives such kind of support&confidence (it’s automatically boosts confidence level to anyone at that stage) I also responded very quickly ‘yes, I am going to fire.’
Now Kohli and Rahane are leading a Team India in the both test & ODI format, in the cricket world each fan followers expect a lot of such partnerships within the days to come back.
“He is assertive, and I am cool so combination works fantastic. In a way I also aggressive but I don’t advertise it; he is something different. every individual have unique skill set &attitude. that is benefits to both of them in many ways. When I need to be the hard line he will boost me and when he needs to calm down then I am able to help. During practice sessions also we keep discussing each other, planning what should be the approach and how to take in different situations,This undoubtedly well for us & team.