Cricket17, Jan 2019, 4:51 PM IST
Wasim Jaffer proves he is a Ranji Trophy legend, reaches another milestone
Wasim Jaffer has the fifth most runs in first-class cricket history in India behind Sunil Gavaskar (25,834), Sachin Tendulkar (25,396), Rahul Dravid (23,794) and VVS Laxman (19,730)
Cricket11, Jan 2019, 8:41 AM IST
Mayank Agarwal opens up after grand Australia success, reveals Lyon-hunt plan
For any player, it is never easy to pack your bags and head to a country like Australia for his Test initiation. But the 27-year-old Mayank Agarwal was unfazed by the challenge and came out trumps
Cricket6, Jan 2019, 5:48 PM IST
Ian Chappell says run machine Cheteshwar Pujara ‘worthy of many privileges’ in Virat Kohli's ‘kingdom’
Pujara has so far scored 521 runs in seven innings in the test series so far. He has faced 1,258 deliveries in the process, breaking Rahul Dravid’s record of most deliveries faced in a Test series in Australia.
Cricket23, Dec 2018, 3:34 PM IST
Rahul Dravid shares how 'The Wall' was built brick-by-brick at this iconic club
The former India skipper Rahul Dravid recalled how he joined the BUCC as 10-year-old and was taught the basics of cricket by the late Keki Tarapore.
Cricket21, Dec 2018, 2:11 PM IST
Laxman's 281 'greatest Indian innings', says Dravid, recollecting day when India ground Australia to dust
'To be honest, I was not in the greatest of form leading into that particular innings (at Eden Gardens). By the time I went into bat (at No 6), VVS Laxman was batting at 90-odd. I was not playing well in that series and watching him play gave me a lot of confidence. It was a magical day. I am truly grateful and blessed to have had that opportunity and to have experienced that, with someone who I knew when I was kid, to have experienced with him, as a friend, in a lot of ways it (281) defines us,' Rahul Dravid said
Cricket18, Dec 2018, 3:04 PM IST
IPL 2019 Auction: From MS Dhoni to Ben Stokes, players who cost franchises a bomb
The inaugural auction created a lot of buzz with some players being tagged as icon players. Sachin Tendulkar (Mumbai Indians), Sourav Ganguly (Kolkata Knight Riders), Rahul Dravid (Royal Challengers Bangalore), Yuvraj Singh (Kings XI Punjab), and Virender Sehwag (Delhi Daredevils) were classified as icon players for the inaugural IPL season in 2008 and they did not enter the auction
Views12, Dec 2018, 3:44 PM IST
India vs Australia: Who says Cheteshwar Pujara can’t play on fast foreign pitches?
Test cricket is like architecture. The building, when finished, is for everyone to admire standing outside, reading the name plastered on its front door. Not many walking past wonder about the architect. Capture this analogy and ask – where is Cheteshwar Pujara’s joyous image after victory on Monday evening?
Cricket4, Dec 2018, 4:15 PM IST
India vs Australia, 2003-04: Tendulkar's iconic ton, Ganguly silencing 'chin music' and Steve Waugh's swansong
Apart from Sourav Ganguly’s century, Sachin Tendulkar was again at the receiving of a horrendous umpiring decision, just like in the previous tour. In 1999, he was given out LBW by Daryl Harper. This time, it was West Indian Steve Bucknor, who raised the dreaded finger wrongly, sending back Tendulkar for a three-ball duck. Both India and Australian media slammed Bucknor for his decision
Cricket28, Nov 2018, 5:13 PM IST
BCCI gets strict on age fraud, guilty will be banned for 2 years
Age fraud is a perennial phenomenon facing junior cricket. In 2016, former India captain Rahul Dravid had acknowledged age-fudging as a major problem in Indian cricket and welcomed BCCI's decision to allow a player to compete in the U-19 World Cup only once
Cricket17, Oct 2018, 3:47 PM IST
India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli set to break Sachin Tendulkar’s record
Sachin Tendulkar leads the pack with 1,573 runs from 39 ODIs while Virat Kohli occupies the second place with 1,387 runs from 27 matches. Rahul Dravid is at third with 1,348 runs from 40 ODIs
Cricket10, Oct 2018, 3:47 PM IST
Devdutt Padikkal reveals why he will be forever indebted to Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid
Apart from Sachin Tendulkar, Devdutt Padikkal has also benefited immensely from the guidance of India 'A' and U-19 coach Rahul Dravid. Incidentally, Padikkal went to the same school (St. Joseph's Boys High School) as the former India captain, in Bengaluru