Happy Birthday “The Wall”

On 11 January 1973 – Former India captain Rahul Dravid was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. In 164 Tests, he scored 13,288 runs @ 52.31 and in 344 ODIs he scored 10,889 runs @ 39.16.

He led India to 8 wins in 25 Tests, while India won 42 out of the 79 ODIs that he captained.

He was involved in a 375 run partnership with VVS Laxman (281), while Dravid scored 180 to lead India to a historic win against World Champions Australia at Eden Gardens.