Ajinkya Rahane's resistance earned him many accolades. While he may have missed out on a ton, his 96 showed he is meant to play at the highest level of the game. Here are the records he was involved in:
# Ajinkya Rahane (51 not out & 96) became the first Indian player to record a fifty in each innings of a Test match at Kingsmead, Durban. He has accomplished the feat for the first time in Tests.
# Rahene has joined four Indian batsmen (Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly, Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli) who have registered a fifty in each innings of a Test match vs South Africa in South Africa.