Rahul Dravid the Wall of Indian cricket team bid farewell to One day International
India tour to England 2011: The Natwest Series: One day International series: 5 match series: ICC ODI no. 3195: Played at Played at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff In England.
Rahul Dravid has infused can-do-spirit in India team by his outstanding performance in test series which India lost 4-0. Rahul outstanding performance also earned him a place in India One day International squad, which came as surprise to him, as he was out of India one day squad for two years.
Rahul Dravid made it clear in a press conference before the start of the ODI series in England, that this One day International Series will be his last ODI series. Today on 16th September 2011, he plays in his last ODI match in Sophia Gardens gricket ground in Cardiff, England.
Rahul Dravid is considered as Wall of Indian cricket team, will be out of action in ODI matches. He had played many match winning innings for India in past. Be it a test match or ODI match, Indian team always banked on Dravid to rescue them from disastrous situations.
Rahul Dravid one day statistics are as under.
In 343 innings ( before this match) he batted in 317 innings Scoring 10820 runs, with the average of 39.06 and strike rate of 71.16. In his 317 innings he had scored 12 centuries and 82 half centuries. Dravid had hit 946 fours and 42 sixes in his career of One day International matches.
Rahul Dravid is a true legend and will always be remembered for his flawless batting. Crickethighlights wish him all the best for his life.