Bangalore, Mar 9: 'The Wall' Rahul Dravid, one of the legends of Indian cricket bid good-bye to international cricket today at his home ground, M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.
Dravid, the second highest run-scorer in Tests, has been one of the great batsmen India has ever produced. Known for his rock solid defence, gritty innings, cool composure, the man has been a silent achiever in the world of cricket.
His achievements are many, while its difficult to pick a few great knocks of this legendary cricketer, thatscricket team picked ten best knocks of Dravid and five of the knocks are considered to be the best by the legend himself.
During the press conference, when asked to pick his favourite knock in his illustrious career, Dravid, after his retirement speech said its hard to select one and picked five of his best knocks.
- 233 vs Australia, Adelaide; December 2003
- 180 vs Australia, Kolkata; March 2001
- 270 vs Pakistan, Rawalpindi; April 2004
- 81 vs West Indies, Kingston; July 2006
- 148 vs England, Leeds; August 2002