Rahul dravid is a former Indian cricket player, who is considered as one of the most rliable players to ever have played for team India. This simple man has earned the reputation of being Mr Dependable and The Wall due to his great consistency and patient attitude on the pitch.
Spouse: Vijeta Pendharkar (4th May, 2003)
Net Worth: USD 22.6 Million
Height: 1.8 m
Rahul Sharad Dravid, aka Jammy, belongs to a Marathi family and was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh and brought up in Bangalore, where the family moved after his birth. He started playing cricket at the age of 12 years and played for the state team of Karnataka for under-15, under-17 and under-19 tournaments. His wife is a surgeon by profession and they have two children called Samit and Anvay. Recently, Rahul has joined the Bangalore based GoSports Foundation, which mentors athletes of the country for participation in Olympics.
Dravid was selected for the Indian team while he was pursuing his MBA degree. Rahul Dravid is a right handed batsman, who also did wicket keeping for the team on some occasions. He made his ODI as well as Test debut in 1996 and has played 164 Test matches, scoring 13288 runs and 344 ODIs, which have fetched him 10899 runs. During his cricketing career, he has also served as the captain of Team India and has been revered for his defensive technique and patience as a batsman and fielder. Dravid has played in IPL, for Royal Challengers Bangalore (2008-2010) and Rajasthan Royals (2011-2013). He has been acclaimed as the ICC Player of the Year and Test Player of the Year in 2004. He is also the fourth highest run maker in international Test cricket. He has had an illustrious career, during which he has been honored with numerous awards, including Padma Shree, Padma Bhushan and Sir Garfield Sobers