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Calm, cool, collected

Dravid handled his retirement announcement the same way he occupied the crease during many tense innings.

Dravid

10 things CEOs can learn from Dravid

Like everything else that he did on field, the prolific batsman’s complete exit from international cricket was well-thought o…

The Dravidian era
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Timeline: The Dravidian Era

Some of the highlights from Rahul Dravid's il…

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Rahul Dravid and the uneaten ice-cream

All my life, I've had things done for me. Now…

I think you really won't find anybody playing with the same tactical virtuosity.
Gavaskar on Dravid. More
He is someone who is constantly in search of perfection.
Kumble bids adieu to Dravid. More
He's probably the nicest guy - no, he is the nicest guy - that I've met in cricket.
Watson on Dravid. More
He will test your patience bit by bit until you forget your plan.
Warne wrote about Dravid. More
  • Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid (right), i
    India, as a nation, is at the cusp of something special: Dravid

    Interview — Rahul Dravid takes to a different pitch in an exclusive chat with The Telegraph

    Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid (right), i

    Interview — Rahul Dravid takes to a different pitch in an exclusive chat with The Telegraph

  • Dravid in Adelaide 2003
    The big picture man

    The obvious fact is that Rahul Dravid has been India’s greatest batsman, and greatest Test cricketer, for a long time now, probably since 2004.

    Dravid in Adelaide 2003

    The obvious fact is that Rahul Dravid has been India’s greatest batsman, and greatest Test cricketer, for a long time now, probably since 2004.

  • India v Aust X.jpg
    In the great man's shade

    Rahul Dravid had a way of putting you at ease or making your life miserable — depending on which side you were on

    India v Aust X.jpg

    Rahul Dravid had a way of putting you at ease or making your life miserable — depending on which side you were on

  • cricket
    'Deep down I knew the time was right to retire'

    The run machine from Bangalore retires as the second-highest Test scorer.

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    The run machine from Bangalore retires as the second-highest Test scorer.

  • N Srinivasan
    'Dravid one of finest cricketers India has produced'

    Not only has he been a great player, he has been a great role model. The kind of person who cannot be matched, BCCI President N Srinivasan said.

    N Srinivasan

    Not only has he been a great player, he has been a great role model. The kind of person who cannot be matched, BCCI President N Srinivasan said.

  • Pran
    The character artists

    Dravid and Pran will be heroes, the nice guys who came first, to those who fancy old-fashioned ideas like committing till the end.

    Pran

    Dravid and Pran will be heroes, the nice guys who came first, to those who fancy old-fashioned ideas like committing till the end.

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    I leave with sadness but also with pride: Dravid

    The full text of Rahul Dravid's retirement speech at Bangalore's Chinnaswamy Stadium.

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    The full text of Rahul Dravid's retirement speech at Bangalore's Chinnaswamy Stadium.

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    Understanding Dravid: the cricketer & the man

    A collection of interesting snippets about the cricketing great — and the feelings he evokes in cricket writers.

    dravid

    A collection of interesting snippets about the cricketing great — and the feelings he evokes in cricket writers.

  • Who are the worthy replacements?

    Dravid's gone. Laxman and Sachin will too, soon. Is there anyone who could step into their big boots?

    Tendulkar, Dravid, Laxman

    Dravid's gone. Laxman and Sachin will too, soon. Is there anyone who could step into their big boots?

  • 'Cricket is in his blood and in his heart'

    Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has described India's retiring batting great Rahul Dravid as the "the nicest guy" in cricket.

    Shane Watson

    Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has described India's retiring batting great Rahul Dravid as the "the nicest guy" in cricket.

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Champions League — Points Table

  TeamPWDLNRNRRPTS
Group A
RAJRAJ44000+0.96016
MUMMUM42011+1.06810
OVOTA42011+0.86910
HLHL40031-0.7262
PSPRS40031-2.8512
Group B
TATTT43010+0.81612
CHECHE43010+0.27112
TITTIT42020+0.2288
HYDSRH41021-0.6226
BHBRH40031-1.0282
P
: Played,
W
: Won,
D
: Drawn,
L
: Lost,
NR
: No Result,
NRR
: Net Run Rate,

PTS
: Points

Top performers

  • Leading run scorer

    A Rahane - 288 runs

  • Leading wicket taker

    P Tambe - 12 wickets

  • Maximum number of catches

    D Smith - 6 catches

  • Highest team total

    OV 242 - vs. PS