Have you seen these photos of Rahul Dravid with his wife, teammates?

Updated: May 17, 2019, 11:55 | Shawn.Dsouza
  • Have you seen these photos of Rahul Dravid with his wife, teammates?

    Born on January 11, 1973, Rahul Dravid is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. He is the current head coach for the Under-19 and 'A' teams. Ravid Dravid scored nearly 25,000 runs in international cricket.

    In pic: Rahul Dravid sports the Team India blazer during his younger days

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    Rahul Dravid was born in a Marathi Deshastha Brahmin family in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. His family later moved to Bangalore, Karnataka, where he was raised. His mother tongue is Marathi.

     

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    At age 12, Rahul Dravid began playing cricket. He went on to represent 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. In 2004, he also went on to win the Player of the Year and Test Player of the Year awards at the inaugural ICC awards ceremony.

    In pic: Rahul Dravid with his wife Vijeta at an ICC awards function.

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    Rahul Dravid's father Sharad Dravid worked for a company that makes jams and preserves, giving rise to the later nickname Jammy. His mother, Pushpa, was a professor of Architecture at the University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE), Bangalore. Rahul Dravid has a younger brother named Vijay.

    In pic: Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly practising for the New Zealand tour at India camp held at CCI

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    Rahul Dravid did his schooling at St. Joseph's Boys High School, Bangalore and earned a degree in commerce from St. Joseph's College of Commerce, Bangalore. He was selected to India national cricket team while studying MBA in St Joseph's College of Business Administration.

    In pic: Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly during a training session

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    Rahul Dravid is famously nicknamed 'The Wall' and 'Jammy'. The Wall, for his resilient defence, while batting, and Jammy, since his father worked in a Jam factory.

    In pic: Rahul Dravid with Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly sharing a light moment at Mohali

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    In December 2011, Rahul Dravid became the first non-Australian cricketer to deliver the Bradman Oration in Canberra.

    In pic: Rahul Dravid with Virender Sehwag at a press conference organised by Britannia at Oberoi Hotel

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    Let's take a look at some interesting moments from Rahul Dravid's career on and off the field.

    In pic: Rahul Dravid with Anil Kumble during a function organised by Colgate at a Hotel

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    Rahul Dravid with the master blaster Sachin Tendulkar during an ODI match

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    Rahul Dravid with VVS Laxman during a training session on the eve of their Irani Trophy encounter against Ranji Trophy winners, Mumbai at the Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai

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    Rahul Dravid waits for clothing to arrive before the start of a match at Wankhede Stadium

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    Rahul Dravid with veteran Indian cricketer, Kapil Dev

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    Rahul Dravid with Harbhajan Singh and VVS Laxman at M A Chidambaram stadium in Chennai ahead of a Test against Sri Lanka

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    Rahul Dravid with former Sri Lankan cricketer, Marvan Atapattu

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    Rahul Dravid with Inzamam-ul-Haq during the prize distribution ceremony of the second Allianz Cup series Test match between India and Pakistan at Iqbal Stadium in Faisalabad, Pakistan

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    Rahul Dravid with Andrew Flintoff after the toss during an ICC Champions Trophy match between India and England at Sawai Man Singh Cricket Stadium, Jaipur

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    Rahul Dravid and former Indian wicket-keeper Nayan Mongia

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    Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly exchange notes on batting during the nets in Eden Gardens Cricket Ground in Kolkata

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    Rahul Dravid with former India Coach John Wright

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    Rahul Dravid with Muttiah Muralitharan at Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

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    Rahul Dravid greets Michael Clarke when India played Australia in the ICC Champions Trophy 2006 in Mohali

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    Rahul Dravid with Bollywood actor/director Arbaaz Khan at Mumbai Police Gymkhana during a benefit game played between film stars and cricketers

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    Rahul Dravid with Adman Prahlad Kakkar at Mid-Day's 25th-anniversary party at Oberoi Hotel

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    Rahul Dravid with TV actress Tassnim Shaikh

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    Rahul Dravid at the fitness test at Wankhede stadium

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    Rahul Dravid acknowledges the crowd at Motera after completing his century

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    Rahul Dravid playing one of his classic shots during a match

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    Rahul Dravid reacts after dropping a catch

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    Rahul Dravid ducking a bouncer during a Test match at Eden Gardens between India vs Pakistan

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    Rahul Dravid is all smiles in a traditional avatar at an event

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    Rahul Dravid during practice session

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    'The Wall' gazing at the sky!

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The World Cup 2019 tournament will begin on May 30, 2019. We plan to showcase some of our finest Indian cricketers from previous World Cups in the build-up to the huge tournament. We give you a glimpse of some rare pictures from our archives captured of 'The Wall' throughout his illustrious cricketing career

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