Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid is a former cricketer from India.  Rahul was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh on January 11, 1973.

Rahul Dravid

He grew up in Bangalore, where he was born into a Marathi family. Sharad Ravi, his father, worked at a jam and preservatives manufacturing company.

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Pushpa Dravid, his mother, was an architectural professor. Rahul began playing cricket when he was 12 years old.

Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid is regarded as one of the greatest wicket keepers of his period. Dravid appeared in 344 One-Day Internationals and 164 Tests.

Rahul Dravid

Dravid received India's third and fourth highest civilian honors, the Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri respectively.

Rahul Dravid

He was a right-handed batter who also served as a part-time wicket keeper. In June 1996, he made his test debut against England.

Rahul Dravid

In April 1996, he made his One-Day International debut against Sri Lanka. In May 1997, Dravid scored his first ODI century against Pakistan.

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In 2000, Wisden Cricketers' Almanack declared Dravid one of the best five cricketers of the year.

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Dravid was a part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals cricket teams.

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He was ranked fourth in the world for most runs scored in international cricket at the time.