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India edge New Zealand in Jaipur to begin Rahul Dravid era with win
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India edge New Zealand in Jaipur to begin Rahul Dravid era with win

India kickstarted the Rahul Dravid era with a nervy win over New Zealand on Wednesday. Check out photos here.

R Ashwin praises Rahul Dravid's 'immense knowledge', says he looks forward to batting great's stint as India coach
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R Ashwin praises Rahul Dravid's 'immense knowledge', says he looks forward to batting great's stint as India coach

Dravid, who was working as the head of National Cricket Academy, has been appointed for a period of two years till the 2023 50-over World Cup in India

Rahul Dravid will bring work ethic he embodied as a player with him as coach, says Sunil Gavaskar
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Rahul Dravid will bring work ethic he embodied as a player with him as coach, says Sunil Gavaskar

BCCI announced the appointment of former captain Dravid as the head coach of the national team on Wednesday. He will replace Ravi Shastri, who formed a successful partnership with skipper Virat Kohli.

'The wall returns to rebuild', Twitterati react to Rahul Dravid being appointed Team India head coach
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'The wall returns to rebuild', Twitterati react to Rahul Dravid being appointed Team India head coach

Here's how Twitterati reacted to Dravid being appointed India men's senior cricket team head coach.

'I wouldn't survive, look at the strike rates,' says Rahul Dravid on modern-day cricket
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'I wouldn't survive, look at the strike rates,' says Rahul Dravid on modern-day cricket

Dravid said the likes of Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma 'have blown the ODI paradigm to an all new level' but a Cheteshwar Pujara will also always be needed in Test cricket.

National Cricket Academy director Rahul Dravid says age-fraud leads to 'erosion of culture'
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National Cricket Academy director Rahul Dravid says age-fraud leads to 'erosion of culture'

Rahul Dravid pointed out to the menace of age fraud which leads to an 'erosion of culture' and also called for anyone who is involved in the sport to take active part in stopping the problem.

India vs England flashback: How Headingley 2002 marked the beginning of the ascent in Indian test cricket
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India vs England flashback: How Headingley 2002 marked the beginning of the ascent in Indian test cricket

In From Mumbai to Durban: India’s Greatest Tests, S Giridhar and VJ Raghunath weave together the story of the Indian cricket team through 28 significant matches

Virat Kohli's success story decoded in new book from family man to brand
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Virat Kohli's success story decoded in new book from family man to brand

From scoring forgettable runs of 10, 12 and 19 in his debut domestic, ODI and Test matches respectively, to becoming the Indian skipper, Virat Kohli's inspiring journey is bound to evoke curiosity among cricket fans.

IPL 2016: Delhi Daredevils will go with an aggressive approach against Kings XI Punjab, says Amit Mishra
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IPL 2016: Delhi Daredevils will go with an aggressive approach against Kings XI Punjab, says Amit Mishra

Notwithstanding the dismal start to their campaign in IPL-9, Delhi Daredevils leg-spinner Amit Mishra today said his team remains "positive" and will employ an "aggressive" approach when it takes on Kings XI Punjab on New Delhi on Friday.

Want to enter playoffs as number one team, says CSK coach Stephen Fleming
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Want to enter playoffs as number one team, says CSK coach Stephen Fleming

Want to enter playoffs as number one team, says CSK coach Stephen Fleming

Five reasons why Dravid should take up the India job
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Five reasons why Dravid should take up the India job

Dravid has never ruled out coaching for India -- he just wanted to wait things out and here are five reasons why the former India captain would make a superb coach for India

India has talent but replacing Tendulkar will take time: Dravid
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India has talent but replacing Tendulkar will take time: Dravid

Tendukar will bid adieu to the game after playing his 200th Test against the West Indies in Mumbai next month.

‘Sanju prays he is with Dravid and Rajasthan next year as well’
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‘Sanju prays he is with Dravid and Rajasthan next year as well’

Sanju Samson's first coach Biju George spoke to Firstpost and offered some interesting insights on the teenager who is taking the IPL by a storm.

The entire country will miss Rahul at No.3: Tendulkar
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The entire country will miss Rahul at No.3: Tendulkar

Dravid has amassed more runs at No 3 than anyone in the history of Test cricket, including the likes of Sir Donald Bradman and Ricky Ponting.

Being vice-captain doesn't mean you'll become captain: Dravid
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Being vice-captain doesn't mean you'll become captain: Dravid

The former India skipper feels that Virat Kohli still needs to establish himself as a player on the international circuit.

The Indian cricket team is in fact India itself: Rahul Dravid
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The Indian cricket team is in fact India itself: Rahul Dravid

At the Sri Donald Bradman Oration, former India skipper Rahul Dravid spoke about what cricket means to India.

Dravid to lead Rajasthan Royals in IPL-five
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Dravid to lead Rajasthan Royals in IPL-five

Rajasthan were without a captain after Warne announced his retirement from the IPL in May this year.