India has been looking for an opposite number to Shikhar Dhawan for some time, Rahane seems to fit the bill perfectly. He can not only keep one end going but also has the ability to hold the innings together.
He has played up and down the order in several ODIs, after this ton, Kohli will be happy to keep him in the opener's slot. (AFP)
West Indies managed just 205 runs in 43 overs falling short by 105 runs as India held all the cards in the second one-day International. It was a complete performance by India with Rahane, Kohli and Kuldeep Yadav(3 wickets) helping the team to clinch a much-needed victory at the Queen’s Park Oval on Sunday. (AFP)