Video - Rahane Has Confidence In Dhoni, Shami
Watch as Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane says he is confident ninth-wicket pair MS Dhoni and Mohammad Shami will put on enough runs to keep his side in the third Test in Southampton.
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Rahane made 54 while Dhoni was unbeaten on 50 as India closed day three of the match on 323 for eight, still 246 runs behind England.
The tourists will be aiming to pass the follow-on target, but Rahane has plenty of confidence in his captain and Shami to do the job and close the gap on England.
"In a positive way, now (MS) Dhoni and (Mohammed) Shami are batting and we saw what Shami did in the first Test match," Rahane said.
"So, I'm sure we'll get a good partnership tomorrow and it's going to be a good game because still two more days to go.
"Funny game, so hopefully we'll do well," he added.
Today, however, he made a half-century only to give his wicket away when he failed to despatch a Moeen Ali long hop and was caught at mid-wicket.
Video courtesy of SNTV.
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