India has also suffered the spread of the novel coronavirus as more than 1000 people have tested positive.
Here is how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.
Like Rahane, some of India’s top batsmen like captain Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara failed to deliver with the bat on New Zealand soil.
In the two Test matches against New Zealand, Rahane batted in 4 innings and as able to accumulate only 91 runs
Rahane scored a total of 91 runs during the Test series against New Zealand.
All the news stories that hogged the headlines today.
Rahane fell prey to Neil Wagner's bumper in the second innings of the Christchurch Test.
Rahane revealed how his mother used to carry his brother in one arm and his kit bag in other for nearly 8 kilometres.
Rahane wants the team to play with a positive intent if they are to bat first.
Tim Southee was the star once again picking a five-wicket haul.