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Hailed as “The Wall” and “Mr. Dependable”, Rahul Dravid is a former Indian batsman and captain of Indian Cricket team.
Aged 43, born on 11 January 1973 and zodiacally a Capricorn, he has a decent body with 41’’ chest, 34’’ waist and 13’’ biceps. He is 5’ 11’ tall and weighs 76 kg.
He is known for his subtle batting skills and is tauted as one of the finest batsmen that the world has seen in the history of this sport. He started playing cricket very early but enrolled in an academy for formal training at the age of 12. Rahul is one the most celebrated batsman in India because of his fierce on-ground captainship and calm personality. Dravid holds many records in Test cricket, and is the second Indian cricketer to score 10,000 runs in ODIs and Test cricket. Rahul also holds a very special record for never getting out for a Golden duck ever.
Rahul has achieved numerous accolades for his batting skills. In 2012, he was honored during the annual Bradman Awards in Sydney, Australia. Rahul is also the recipient of Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, by the government of India. He runs a Rahul Dravid Athelete Mentorship Programme and mentors India’s future Olympians and Paralympians.
VVS Laxman was joined by Rahul Dravid who came in at number 6. The both of them got together and batted for nearly two days, to see India post 657 for 7
Sachin Tendulkar joined Sehwag's party by playing classy shots of the ever-so-dangerous Wasim Akram and using Shoaib Akhtar's pace to hit a six in the same region
With this double ton, he equalled Sunil Gavaskar's record who has four double centuries to his name.
Players have had to fend for themselves for dinner after play, and rely on their parents for money.
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