Rahul Sharath Dravid got nicknamed ‘The Wall’ because of his immaculate; text-book like solid technique and till date is one of the finest batsmen to have played the game of cricket. No international cricketer can define the word ’Gentleman’ better than Rahul Dravid. The man who perfectly epitomises the 3 D’s(Discipline, Dedication, Determination) in sport has earned respect from all over the World. On a day when he turns 42, we bring you some of the best quotes on him.
1. Steve Waugh
“Try to take his wicket in the first 15 minutes, if you can’t then only try to get remaining wickets”
2. Ian Chappell
“Team in Trouble? Who do you turn to? RAHUL DRAVID”
3. Matthew Hayden
“All this going around is not aggression, if you want to see aggression, look into RAHUL DRAVID’s eyes”
4. Navjot Singh Sidhu
“Rahul Dravid is the type of player who would walk on broken glass, if his team asked him to”
5. Brian Lara
“If I have to put anyone to bat for my life it’ll be Kallis or Dravid”
A sports enthusiast since 2003 with my first experience of connecting with sports being the Cricket World Cup 2003. Studying Engineering in Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, University of Delhi, but pretty sure will not become an Engineer.