Shane Watson during a podcast shared his favorite highlights from Rahul Dravid’s career. Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson praised legendary Indian batsman Rahul Dravid on his Twitter handle.
Shane Watson tweeted, “Rahul Dravid is the most genuine and sweet guy anyone could ever meet. And he was a dominant force in world cricket to go with it… The Ultimate!!! I hope everyone enjoys his amazing insights”. Shane Watson interviewed Rahul Dravid on his podcast “Lessons Learnt with the Greats”. During the chat, Watson shared his personal favorite from Rahul Dravid’s career & said, “No Aussie would ever forget the innings in the second Test at Kolkata where Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman just batted forever”. “Rahul Dravid batted for over 7 hours and finished with 180 runs”.
Further sharing his favourite highlights from Rahul Dravid’s career Watson said, “My second highlight of Rahul is no doubt his 233 against Australia in Adelaide in 2003.
“I remember watching that innings and being in total awe to be able to see an overseas batsman, especially from the sub-continent, be able to dominate the Aussies in conditions like that,” Watson added. “It truly showed his skill and versatility that he developed and groomed into in all conditions.”
Rahul Dravid has been nicknamed as “The Wall”. He is one of the best batsmen who have ever played for India. During his career, he has been featured in 164 matches for India & scored 13,288 runs with an average of 52.31. In ODIs, Rahul Dravid has played 344 matches & scored 10,889 runs with an average of 39.16. He has also played one T20I for the Country against England at Manchester in 2011.