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My First IPL Match: Dravid's surprise, dream fifty, and Steyn-Kumble challenge - Shreevats Goswami recalls surreal debut
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My First IPL Match: Dravid's surprise, dream fifty, and Steyn-Kumble challenge - Shreevats Goswami recalls surreal debut

Shreevats Goswami recalls his strangely surreal IPL debut, from receiving a shock call-up from Dravid to hitting a half-century to the nervy moments keeping to Steyn and Kumble

Shane Warne says making India follow-on in 2001 Kolkata Test cost Australia the match
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Shane Warne says making India follow-on in 2001 Kolkata Test cost Australia the match

Australian legend Shane Warne recently went on record by saying that a crucial decision might have cost them 2001 Kolkata Test.

Firstpost Masterclass: Face of fencing in India, Bhavani Devi breaks down nuances of her craft
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Firstpost Masterclass: Face of fencing in India, Bhavani Devi breaks down nuances of her craft

The face of fencing in India for the past few years, Bhavani Devi, took off the mesh mask to give us a glimpse behind it. In this edition of Firstpost Masterclass, she explains the nuances of the sport.

Suresh Raina could have scored a lot more runs had he batted up the order, feels Rahul Dravid
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Suresh Raina could have scored a lot more runs had he batted up the order, feels Rahul Dravid

Dravid, who had presented Raina with the ODI and Test caps, on Tuesday paid glowing tribute to the left-handed batsman.

Ex-India cricketer Rahul Dravid urges BCCI to not let former players' expertise 'go to waste'
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Ex-India cricketer Rahul Dravid urges BCCI to not let former players' expertise 'go to waste'

Secretaries and cricket operations heads of various state units joined a webinar which was attended by Dravid, BCCI-NCA head of Education Sujith Somasundar (also a former India ODI opener) and trainer Ashish Kaushik

Rahul Dravid to be part of BCCI’s COVID-19 task force for resumption of training, likely to be made its head
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Rahul Dravid to be part of BCCI’s COVID-19 task force for resumption of training, likely to be made its head

For resumption of training at the NCA in Bengaluru, the COVID task force will include Dravid, a medical officer, a hygiene officer and BCCI AGM, Cricket Operations.

Batting great Rahul Dravid, former BCCI head N Srinivasan praise MS Dhoni's contribution to CSK's success
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Batting great Rahul Dravid, former BCCI head N Srinivasan praise MS Dhoni's contribution to CSK's success

Srinivasan also spoke about how Dhoni's instinct and judgement contributed to his team's success at a time when a lot of emphasis is placed on data.

Rahul Dravid says Kapil Dev's advice helped him explore options after retirement before taking coaching job
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Rahul Dravid says Kapil Dev's advice helped him explore options after retirement before taking coaching job

Dravid also revealed that he doubted himself as an ODI player when he was dropped from the Indian team in 1998 mainly due to his strike rate.

'I want to make a comeback in ODI cricket', says India Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane
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'I want to make a comeback in ODI cricket', says India Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane said he is mentally preparing himself to play all three formats.

Rahul Dravid turned down chance to be Team India head coach, reveals ex-CoA chief Vinod Rai
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Rahul Dravid turned down chance to be Team India head coach, reveals ex-CoA chief Vinod Rai

Dravid's name was in the fray for the head coach’s role as Anil Kumble had resigned in 2017 after his much-publicised differences with skipper Virat Kohli.

England vs West Indies: Expect Shamarh Brooks to be the breakout star this series, says Carlos Brathwaite
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England vs West Indies: Expect Shamarh Brooks to be the breakout star this series, says Carlos Brathwaite

West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite expects Shamarh Brooks, who had been rated highly by Indian batting legend Rahul Dravid, to play an important role in their campaign in England.

Behind the viral Rahul Dravid clip is a 24-year-old UPSC aspirant dreaming to meet his idol
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Behind the viral Rahul Dravid clip is a 24-year-old UPSC aspirant dreaming to meet his idol

Meet Mainak Sinha, the 24-year-old UPSC aspirant, popularly known by his Twitter moniker @desi_robelinda and the man behind the viral Dravid post.

Rahul Dravid asked Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar to skip 2007 T20 World Cup to give chance to youngsters
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Rahul Dravid asked Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar to skip 2007 T20 World Cup to give chance to youngsters

Rajput said that it was Dravid who convinced Tendulkar and Ganguly to not play the 2007 T20 World Cup. Dravid had captained the team in 50-over World Cup.

'Lean forward and get ready to catch': Suresh Raina recalls Rahul Dravid's plan to dismiss Kamran Akmal
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'Lean forward and get ready to catch': Suresh Raina recalls Rahul Dravid's plan to dismiss Kamran Akmal

Speaking to Kapil Dev during an interview with ABP News, Raina revealed that Dravid had guessed Kamran Akmal, who was batting at the time, would go in for an aerial shot and asked Raina to come at short point and be ready for a catch.

Rahul Dravid made me understand importance of switching off from cricket, says Cheteshwar Pujara
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Rahul Dravid made me understand importance of switching off from cricket, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Pujara said he is thankful to Dravid for teaching him how to keep personal and professional lives separate.

Rahul Dravid's impact on Indian cricket same as that of Sachin Tendulkar, says Gautam Gambhir
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Rahul Dravid's impact on Indian cricket same as that of Sachin Tendulkar, says Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir also said that Rahul Dravid is the 'most' under-rated captain in India's history

Shane Watson heaps praise on Rahul Dravid, calls him ‘dominant force in world cricket’
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Shane Watson heaps praise on Rahul Dravid, calls him ‘dominant force in world cricket’

The former Australian international recently interviewed Rahul Dravid on his podcast Lessons Learnt with the Greats where Watson shared his personal favourite highlights from Rahul Dravid's career.

Firstpost Masterclass: Practice, reflect and be mindful, Vidit Gujrathi delves into the making of chess Grandmaster
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Firstpost Masterclass: Practice, reflect and be mindful, Vidit Gujrathi delves into the making of chess Grandmaster

In this edition of Firstpost Masterclass, Vidit Gurathi dives deep into the mental and the physical aspects of chess, his training, playing style, and what it takes to be a Super Grandmaster.

Will be a 'bigger and stiffer challenge' for India with Steve Smith and David Warner back for Australia, says Rahul Dravid
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Will be a 'bigger and stiffer challenge' for India with Steve Smith and David Warner back for Australia, says Rahul Dravid

Batting great Rahul Dravid feels with 'impactful' Steve Smith and David Warner up their ranks this time around, India will face stiff challenge in their Test tour of Australia later this year.

'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.