Indian cricketer Virat Kohli celebrated head coach Rahul Dravid’s 50th birthday on Wednesday. India’s former captain, Dravid, is currently coaching the Men in Blue in a three-game ODI series against Sri Lanka. Dravid, also known as ‘The Wall’ for his uncanny ability to protect wickets and rescue teams from difficult situations during his playing career, was admired by other cricketers and thousands of fans. was also expected.
Dravid was appointed head coach of the Indian men’s cricket team on 3 November 2021 and during his tenure, Kohli thumped 71 tons in the 2022 Asian Cup, recovering from a miserable form and the drought of the 1019th century. I got out.
“Happy Birthday Rahul Bye, best wishes,” Kohli posted on Instagram.
Indian female cricketer Smriti Mandhana also congratulated the former Indian cricketer on Twitter.
“Happy Birthday Sir Rahul Dravid,” she tweeted.
Fast bowler Umesh Yadav posted on Twitter. I wish you the best of luck.
Dravid has also been named by his former team, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
“Happy Birthday to Rahul Dravid, one of the greatest torchbearers in the game, the first Royal Challenger and the current head coach of #TeamIndia!” RCB tweeted.
Fans of the former Indian captain flooded in with wishes.
“Happy birthday to THE GREAT WALL. Rahul Dravid, one of the greats of gaming,” one fan posted.
“Happy birthday inspiration. Rahul Dravid,” another user requested.
Dravid was one of the big four in India’s 2000-2010 cricket team alongside Sachin Tendulkar, Souraf Ganguly and VVS Laxman. Renowned as a world-class batsman, he played 164 Test his matches and scored his 13288 runs at an average of 52.31, including 36 centuries. In the ODI, the right-handed hitter played his 344 games, slamming 10,889 runs, an average of 39.17 and he achieved 1,200 runs.
In the IPL, Dravid appeared in 89 matches and scored 2174 runs in 11 half-centuries at an average of 28.23.