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Rahul Sharad Dravid ( (listen); born 11 January 1973) is a former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian national team, currently serving as its head coach. Prior to his appointment to the senior men's national team, Dravid was the Head of Cricket at the National Cricket Academy (NCA), and the head coach of the India Under-19 and India A teams. Under his tutelage, the under-19 team finished runners up at the 2016 U-19 Cricket World Cup and won the 2018 U-19 Cricket World Cup. Known for his sound batting technique, Dravid scored 24,177 runs in international cricket and is widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. He is colloquially known as Mr. Dependable and often referred to as The Wall.Born in a Marathi family and raised in Bangalore, he started playing cricket at the age of 12 and later represented Karnataka at the under-15, under-17 and under-19 levels. Dravid was named one of the best five cricketers of the year by Wisden Cricketers' Almanack in 2000 and received the Player of the Year and the Test Player of the Year awards at the inaugural ICC awards ceremony in 2004. In December 2011, he became the first non-Australian cricketer to deliver the Bradman Oration in Canberra.As of January 2022, Dravid is the fourth-highest run scorer in Test cricket, after Sachin Tendulkar, Ricky Ponting and Jacques Kallis. In 2004, after completing his century against Bangladesh in Chittagong, he became the first player to score a century in all the ten Test-playing countries. As of October 2012, he holds the record for the most catches taken by a player (non-wicket-keeper) in Test cricket, with 210. Dravid holds a unique record of never getting out for a Golden duck in the 286 Test innings which he has played. He has faced 31258 balls, which is the highest number of balls faced by any player in test cricket. He has also spent 44152 minutes at the crease, which is the highest time spent on crease by any player in test cricket. Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar are currently the highest scoring partnership in Test cricket history having scored 6920 runs combined when batting together for India.In August 2011, after receiving a surprise recall in the ODI series against England, Dravid declared his retirement from ODIs as well as Twenty20 International (T20I), and in March 2012, he announced his retirement from international and first-class cricket. He appeared in the 2012 Indian Premier League as captain of the Rajasthan Royals.Rahul Dravid,

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Rahul Dravid at GQ Men of the Year 2012 Awards
Personal information
Full nameRahul Sharad Dravid
Born (1973-01-11) 11 January 1973 (age 49)
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
NicknameThe Wall, The Great Wall, Jammy, Mr. Dependable[1]
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight arm off break
RoleBatsman, Part-time wicket-keeper
Websitewww.rahuldravid.com
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 207)20 June 1996 v England
Last Test24 January 2012 v Australia
ODI debut (cap 95)3 April 1996 v Sri Lanka
Last ODI16 September 2011 v England
ODI shirt no.19
Only T20I (cap 38)31 August 2011 v England
T20I shirt no.19
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1990–2012Karnataka
2000Kent
2003Scottish Saltires
2008–2010Royal Challengers Bangalore
2011–2013Rajasthan Royals
2014Marylebone Cricket Club
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 164 344 298 449
Runs scored 13,288 10,889 23,794 15,271
Batting average 52.31 39.16 55.33 42.30
100s/50s 36/63 12/83 68/117 21/112
Top score 270 153 270 153
Balls bowled 120 186 617 477
Wickets 1 4 5 4
Bowling average 39.00 42.50 54.60 105.25
5 wickets in innings 0 0 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 1/18 2/43 2/16 2/43
Catches/stumpings 210/0 196/14 353/1 233/17
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 30 January 2012
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Rahul Dravid's About

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Former Indian captain who scored more than 13,000 Test runs and 10,000 ODI runs in his career. He was the first player to be named ICC Test Player of the Year and Player of the Year in 2004.

Rahul Dravid Family life

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He has two children, Samit and Anvay, with wife Vijeta Pendharkar.

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Rahul Dravid Before Fame

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He played his first professional domestic cricket game with Karnataka in 1990. He made his Test and ODI debuts in 1996.

Rahul Dravid Trivia

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He held the record for most Test cricket catches by a non-wicket keeper, with 210, at the time of his retirement.

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Rahul Dravid Height Weight

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At the age of 49, Rahul Dravid height is 5 ft 10 in. His weight is 79 kg .

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With 13,288 Test runs, he retired second only to Sachin Tendulkar. He was later passed by Ricky Ponting and Jacques Kallis, the later of whom retired with 13,289 runs.

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● Rahul Dravid was born on January 11, 1973 (age 49) in Indore, India
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