Rahul Dravid is a former Indian cricketer who was also a former captain. He is hailed as “The Wall”. He was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh in a Marathi family. He was brought up in Bangalore. He began playing cricket at the age of 12 representing Karnataka at the under-15, the under-17 and the under-19 levels.He was awarded the Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, India’s third and fourth highest civilian awards respectively.

Rahul Dravid Age, Height, Weight, Bio, Family, Wife & Children

Born NameRahul Sharad Dravid
NicknameThe wall, Jammy, Mr. Dependable
OccupationFormer Indian cricketer
Personal Life
Age (as in 2017)44 years
Date of Birth11 January 1973
Place of BirthIndore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Height & Weight
Heightin feet/inches: 5 feet 11 inches
in meters: 1.80 m
in centimeters: 180 cm
Weightin kilograms: 76 kg
in Pounds: 168 lbs
Career Highlights
International DebutTest – 20 June 1996 against England at Lord’s

ODI – 3 April 1996 against Sri Lanka at Singapore

Domestic/State TeamKarnataka
IPL TeamRoyal Challengers Bangalore, Rajasthan Royals
Nature on FieldCool
Favorite ShotCover Drive
RecordsHe is the second Indian after Sachin Tendulkar to score 10,000 runs both in Tests and ODIs

His 318-run partnership with Sourav Ganguly and 331-run partnership with Sachin Tendulkar in ODI is a world record

He is the fourth highest runs scorer in Test cricket after Sachin Tendulkar, Ricky Ponting and Jacques Kallis

He also holds the record of staying at the crease for a record time of 44152 minutes by any player in Test cricket

He is the only batsman to score a century in each Test playing country

Body Measurements and Physical Stats
Chest41 inches
Waist Size34 inches
Biceps Size13 inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Education QualificationDegree in Commerce
SchoolSt. Joseph’s Boys High School, Bangalore
CollegeSt. Joseph’s College of Commerce, Bangalore
FatherSharad Dravid
MotherPushpa Dravid
BrotherVijay Dravid
ChildrenSamit Dravid and Anvay Dravid
Wife, Girlfriends & Affairs
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseVijeta Pendharkar
Salary & Net Worth
Net WorthN/A
Favorite, Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes
HobbiesPlaying hockey, reading,listening music
Favorite cricketerSachin Tendulkar
Favorite ActorTom Cruise, Aamir Khan
Favorite ActressDemi Moore, Michelle Pfieffer
Favorite FilmBraveheart, Ghost
Favorite FoodChicken tikka masala, dal & rice, mango milkshake
Favorite ColorBlue
Favorite PlaceN/A
Contact Address & Phone Number
Phone/Number/ E-mailN/A
Social Media Profile


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