Rahul Dravid is one of the best players in the Indian cricket team & is one of the best close infielders with 210 catches in Test Cricket which is the highest number that any player could achieve.
Rahul Dravid is not only an epic batsman of the Indian team but also one of the best close-in fielders that India ever had. The batting legend was very good at short leg & silly point. Rahul Dravid has taken many spectacular catches & for all cricket lovers Harbhajan Singh as shared a classic video of his former teammate’s catches. Indian off-spinner Ashwin & former Indian Cricketer Aakash Chopra were full of praise for Dravid’s catching abilities.
Rahul Dravid has played 164 Test matches for India & has scored 13,288 runs at an average of 52.31. He also had 210 catches on his name in the longest format of cricket. Rahul Dravid’s 210 catches are the highest number that any player could achieve in Test Cricket history. Only two other players have taken 200 catches or above. After Dravid comes the name of Sri Lanka’s Legendary player Mahela Jayawardene who took 205 catches in 149 Tests. Then comes VVS Laxman who has taken 135 catches in 134 Test matches while Sachin Tendulkar took a whopping 115 catches in 200 Test matches.
Dravid, India’s one of the outstanding cricketer has played about 344 ODIs scoring 10,889 runs at an average of 39.16. The stylish right-handed cricketer has pulled wicket-keeping gloves multiple times in the ODI format & has a total of 196 catches & 14 stumpings registered to his name.
Talking about ODI matches, Jayawardene tops the list as a wicket-keeper for grabbing most catches with 218 catches registered to his while Ricky Ponting is second with 160 while Azharuddin & Sachin comes third & fourth in the list with 156 & 140 runs respectively.