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Here's what Sachin Tendulkar has to say about Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari after West Indies tour

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 4 September 2019, 13:24 IST

Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar eulogised Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari who played an important part in team India’s 2-0 whitewash of the Caribbean side in the two match Test series.

Ajinkya Rahane, India’s vice captain scored 271 runs in the series, which included a century and two half centuries, in the four innings he played against the Windies, while on the other hand, Hanuma Vihari, who was the leading run scorer in the series got 289 runs, which included a hundred and two fifties.


"Lovely batting by Hanuma Vihari to get to his first 100. Also very good to see Ajinkya Rahane get back in form. The maturity and patience they have shown is a good sign for the Indian Test team," tweeted Tendulkar while heaping praise on the duo.

Sachin Tendulkar also commended the national team for their triumph, after which they took the number one spot in the ICC World Test Championship table with 120 points.

"Congratulations to Team India on a fabulous series win," Tendulkar said.

"It's been a joy to watch Jasprit Bumrah in this series. His hat-trick was special and the progress he has made in Test cricket has been absolutely terrific," the Master Blaster said while pin-pointing Bumrah's performance in the series.


Jasprit Bumrah, who cumulated five wickets in Antigue, displayed the same performance in Jamaica, he went on to claim seven wickets, which included a first-innings six fer and a hat-trick.


First published: 4 September 2019, 10:48 IST