Ajinkya Rahane clears air on his birth date delusion

Indian cricketer Ajinkya Rahane has been the talk of the town in the fraternity for the confusion over his birthday. Many believe that the elegant right-handed batsman celebrates his 28th birthday on June 5 as many websites displayed the said birth date but as a matter of fact, Rahane’s birthday is on June 6. Rahane received a flurry of birthday wishes through micro-blogging site Twitter to which Rahane gently responded and cleared the air saying his birthday is on June 6. He tweeted: READ MORE: Video: Virat Kohli-led All Hearts FC, Abhishek Bachchan’s All Stars FC share Celebrity Clasico 2016 trophy


Rahane will turn 28 tomorrow and will look to start the year on a good note as he has been appointed as the vice-captain for the Test side during India’s tour of West Indies. Rahane played well for his side Rising Pune Supergiants in the Indian Premier League but his side didn’t have a great run as they finished seventh in the points table. READ MORE: Glenn McGrath believes England’s No. 1 pacer can edge past his Test record