Top 10 Quotes by Rahul Dravid that teach cricket, life and more


Rahul Dravid was one of greatest batsmen in world cricket from 1996-2012. He played a key role in helping Indian cricket win overseas and this made him a great test cricket batsmen with a solid technique. He was called ‘the Wall’ of the Indian team and scored over 10,000 runs in Test cricket and ODI’s. Rahul Dravid is currently coaching the Under 19 and India A squads. Here we look at the top 10 quotes by Rahul Dravid that teach us about cricket, life and more.

  1. “No dream is ever chased alone”- He had always been a true team man
  2. “What drew me towards team sport was camaraderie and friendship. The chance to celebrate victory and success with a group of other people is something I have enjoyed”- Enjoying each other success is always key in a game like cricket.
  3. “ You get an image in the first couple of years of your career and then whether you like it or not , you are stuck with it for the rest of your life”- Though he scored 10,000 plus runs in ODI cricket, people still loved him to tag as the test specialist.
  1. “ I don’t believe in statistics – Dravid was never a man of numbers
  1. “The cricket talent in India is still very much uprooted. The hope is that new money can find help our future stars”- No wonder he opted to coach India A and Under 19 teams ahead of the senior squad
  1. “There are choices to make and someone will be unlucky. That is how life is”- Life is about making choices.
  1. “Cricket is something that I am good at , just like various people are good at various things. What’s lucky is that cricket get enormous publicity”- He was always so modest
  1. “Questions are going to be asked about Kohli and how he comes up with the solutions or answers is going to decide how long or how successful a career he is going to have”- Dravid thoughts on Virat Kohli, and how he will answers his critics.
  1. “If you are quick, accurate and can swing the ball around you always pose problems”- Though he was a batsman, had precious tips for the bowlers as well.
  1. “ I am what I am. I have not deliberately built my image for myself”- Your persona did it for you, Rahul.



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