With this double ton, he equalled Sunil Gavaskar's record who has four double centuries to his name.
Rahul Dravid Age, Weight, Height, Real Name, News, Facts
Rahul Dravid Biography
|Real Name||Rahul Sharad Dravid|
|Nickname||Rahul Sharad Dravid|
|Height||5' 11'' inches|
|Date Of Birth||11 January 1973|
|Birth Place||Indore, Madhya Pradesh|
|Husband / Wife||Vijeta Pandharkar|
|Likes / Dislikes||
LIKES - Reading, Listening Music And Playing Hockey|
DISLIKES - N/A
|Boys/ Girls / Affairs||None
|Figure / Vital Stats||Chest- 41 Inches
Waist- 34 Inches
Biceps- 13 Inches
|Controversies||1 - In 2004, during an ODI in Zimbabwe, he was accused of ball-tampering and was fined half of his match fees.
2 - He declared the Indian inning during Multan Test Match, when Sachin was playing at crease with 194 runs, and was widely criticized for his decision.
|Family||Sharad Dravid (Father)
Pushpa Dravid (Mother)
Vijay Dravid (Brother)
|Favorites||Cricketer- Sachin Tendulkar
Shot- Cover Drive
Food- Chicken tikka, dal and rice
Actor- Tom Cruise, Aamir Khan
Films- Braveheart, Ghost
|Cars / Bikes Collection||N/A|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Rahul Dravid
- He got his name “Jammy” because he father worked in a factory that makes jams.
- Rahul’s MTV Bakra episode became one of the most viewed episodes by the audience.
- A local tournament in Bangalore is named after Dravid’s nickname and is called “Jammy Cup”.
- Dravid was voted as the sexiest sports personality in 2004.
Players have had to fend for themselves for dinner after play, and rely on their parents for money.
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