New Delhi: That's right, Rahul Dravid completed 15 years in Test cricket on June 20, 2011. The Wall, as he's known, made his Test debut against England at Lord's on the very same day 15 years back. Today's Test against the Windies will be his 151st after having scored over 12000 runs at an average of over 52.
And as he achieved this milestone, we take a quick look at 15 interesting facts and stats:
1. Before taking up cricket, Rahul Dravid played hockey for four years for his school St Joseph Boys High School. First as a centre half, and later in the role of a right half. His school was a champion side and the students took this game very seriously. During his stint with hockey, he played alongside Sandeep Somesh and Anil Aldrin who later represented India in Olympics.