Rahul Dravid

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Rahul Sharad Dravid ( (listen); born 11 January 1973) is a former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian national team. He is the Director of Cricket Operations at National Cricket Academy, Bengaluru. He also monitors the progress of India A and India under-19 cricket teams. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rahul Dravid has received more than 4,877,878 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Rahul Dravid is the 10th most popular cricketer, the 859th most popular biography from India (down from 650th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Indian Cricketer.

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Among cricketers, Rahul Dravid ranks 10 out of 67Before him are W. G. Grace, Kapil Dev, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Garfield Sobers, and Viv Richards. After him are Sourav Ganguly, Shane Warne, Brian Lara, Shahid Afridi, Anil Kumble, and Muttiah Muralitharan.

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Among people born in 1973, Rahul Dravid ranks 587Before him are Panjabi MC, Chris Metzen, Mark Huizinga, Shalom Harlow, Peter Andre, and Pablo Paz. After him are Albert Portas, Greg Rusedski, Anthony Doerr, Samuele Papi, Gregg Berhalter, and Steven de Jongh.

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In India

Among people born in India, Rahul Dravid ranks 859 out of 1,227Before him are Gita Gopinath (1971), Malaika Arora (1973), Alok Nath (1956), Bindu (1951), Ramanathan Krishnan (1937), and Anu Malik (1960). After him are Margaret Alva (1942), Manvendra Singh Gohil (1965), Sourav Ganguly (1972), Saina Nehwal (1990), Mahima Chaudhry (1973), and Akhilesh Yadav (1973).


Among cricketers born in India, Rahul Dravid ranks 6Before him are Sachin Tendulkar (1973), Sunil Gavaskar (1949), Kapil Dev (1959), MS Dhoni (1981), and Virat Kohli (1988). After him are Sourav Ganguly (1972), Anil Kumble (1970), Virender Sehwag (1978), Ravindra Jadeja (1988), Mithali Raj (1982), and Yuvraj Singh (1981).