Harbhajan Singh posted a showreel of Rahul Dravid’s spectacular catches in worldwide cricket.© AFP
Rahul Dravid isn’t solely top-of-the-line batsmen to ever play the sport but additionally top-of-the-line close-in fielders India have ever had. A mainstay of India’s slip cordon, the batting nice was simply pretty much as good at short-leg and foolish level. One of the most secure fingers in world cricket, Rahul Dravid has taken many a spectacular catch and luckily for all cricket lovers, India spinner Harbhajan Singh shared a video of his former teammate’s basic catches. India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and former India cricketer Aakash Chopra have been filled with reward for Dravid’s catching skills.
Outstanding catcher Rahul Dravidpic.twitter.com/DnLQhKlHPV
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) June 30, 2020
Agree 100%. Wonderful fingers. I additionally saved telling Jam to subject at short-leg….however he would not are available. Too modest to confess that he was certainly one of the best within the enjoying XI at that placehttps://t.co/9OLW6lsjMQ
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) June 30, 2020
Wow !! Just wow https://t.co/vQh6Mbb8QX
— Ashwin (During Covid 19)(@ashwinravi99) June 30, 2020
Rahul Dravid has performed a whopping 164 Tests for India and apart from scoring 13,288 runs at a mean of 52.31, he additionally has 210 catches to his identify within the longest format.
Dravid’s 210 catches is probably the most by a participant in Test cricket historical past. Only two different gamers have taken 200 catches or above. Behind Dravid is Sri Lanka legend Mahela Jayawardene who took 205 catches in 149 Tests.
VVS Laxman is the subsequent greatest Indian, having taken 135 catches in 134 Tests whereas Sachin Tendulkar took 115 catches in 200 Test matches.
Dravid has additionally performed 344 ODIs, amassing 10,889 runs at a mean of 39.16. The trendy right-hander donned the wicketkeeping gloves a number of instances within the ODI format and has a complete of 196 catches and 14 stumpings to his identify.
The cricketing nice has taken 72 catches in ODIs as a wicketkeeper whereas he has 124 catches as a fielder. With 218 catches, Jayawardene heads the listing for many catches in ODI cricket as a fielder.
Ricky Ponting is second with 160 whereas Mohammad Azharuddin (156) and Sachin Tendulkar (140) are third and fourth, respectively.
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