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Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the swashbuckling player who excelled like none other on the cricket field

Having played in 350 ODIs, 90 Tests and 98 T20Is, Dhoni has not just been the best captain for the Men in Blue, but is also one of the leading run scorers in ODIs with more than 10,700 runs in his kitty at an average of 50.58.

Jul 12, 2019, 22:57 PM IST

Rahul Dravid appointed as Head of Cricket at National Cricket Academy

The former Indian batsman, popularly known as The Wall, will also work with the National Men’s and Women’s Head Coaches and Cricket Coaches for India Developmental teams.

Jul 08, 2019, 23:07 PM IST

Yuvraj Singh deserved a better farewell: Rohit Sharma

Yuvraj played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20Is for India. He put together 1900 runs in the longest format, and 8701 in the one-dayers, the format in which he enjoyed most success.

Jun 11, 2019, 00:13 AM IST

Rahul Dravid changed residence, did not take steps to get name included in voters' list: EC

Rahul Dravid, a resident of Bengaluru, will not be able to vote in the second phase of the Lok Sabha polls on April 18.

Apr 15, 2019, 11:43 AM IST

Karnataka EC brand ambassador Rahul Dravid not on electoral rolls

"Rahul Dravid did not register his name in the voters` list after he shifted home to northern Bengaluru from his parents` house," said an official.

Apr 14, 2019, 22:58 PM IST

Virender Sehwag praises Anil Kumble, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar for revenue share fight

Referring to the trio's fight for share in BCCI revenue for players back in 2001-02, Sehwag said it went a long way in guaranteeing financial security that is enjoyed by the current crop of players.

Apr 10, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

BCCI acting president CK Khanna supports Rahul Dravid, proposes life skills training for U-16 players

The salient points in his proposal include spoken English training, communication skills, problem-solving ability and social conduct.

Apr 04, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

Defeat against Australia in ODI series warning sign for India: Rahul Dravid

India led 2-0 in the five-match series but lost the last three to the reigning World Cup champions to lose an ODI series after a lengthy gap.

Mar 20, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

Rahul Dravid a great mentor for Indian cricket's new generation: Mayank Agarwal

Having quit international cricket, Dravid has since taken charge of India's under-19 and A teams, overseeing the seamless transition of youngsters into the senior side.

Mar 05, 2019, 12:37 PM IST

Controversy has humbled me and I value India cap even more: KL Rahul

Rahul admitted that he felt the pressure after making a comeback into the Indian team. 

Feb 28, 2019, 11:08 AM IST

Rahul Dravid Effect: PCB considers former players for coaching youngsters

There is speculation that former captain Younis Khan is being considered for the role of Pakistan's under-19 coach and manager.

Feb 13, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Former Test opener Vikram Rathour added to India A, U19 support staff; questions raised

Kapoor is Rathour's brother in law and as per new BCCI constitution, it could lead to a direct case of conflict of interest.

Feb 10, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli are the Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid of this era, says Jeffrey Archer

Talking about Indian cricket, he compared Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Test player Cheteshwar Pujara to Indian greats like Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid, respectively.

Jan 26, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul can still emerge as role models, says Rahul Dravid

Dravid insisted that Pandya and Rahul can still emerge as role models, provided they use this tough time to realise their true potential.

Jan 26, 2019, 18:15 PM IST

Amid Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul row, this old 'Bakra' video of Rahul Dravid is setting the right example

Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul were on Friday suspended pending an inquiry into their outrage-evoking comments on women during 'Koffee with Karan'.

Jan 11, 2019, 20:12 PM IST

Rahul Dravid turns 46, birthday wishes pour in for 'The Wall'

Regarded as one of the finest cricketers of the country ever, Dravid represented India in a total of 164 Tests scoring 13,288 runs, including 36 centuries and 63 half-centuries at an average of 52.31. 

Jan 11, 2019, 13:42 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara scores 193: List of Indian batsmen who fell in 190s

Former Indian skipper also missed on double century twice when he scored 190 against New Zealand in 1999 and 191 against the same opposition in 2010. 

Jan 04, 2019, 14:52 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara breaks this 90-year-old record

The record of most deliveries faced by a visiting batsman was earlier held by England legend Herbert Sutcliffe, who batted 1,237 balls back in the 1928-29 Ashes.

Jan 04, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Current Indian bowling attack can take 20 wickets in every Test: Rahul Dravid

India are currently on the brink of winning the third Test against Australia after reducing the hosts to 258/8 in their chase of 399 runs at the end of the fourth day's play at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Saturday.  

Dec 29, 2018, 23:56 PM IST

Virat Kohli breaks Rahul Dravid's long-standing overseas record

Kohli has had a sensational year with the bat, scoring nearly 600 runs in five Tests in England besides making handsome contributions across three formats in South Africa.

Dec 27, 2018, 14:20 PM IST