IND VS SA: TeamIndia cricket fans are celebrating the birthday of coach Rahul Dravid today. As the wall
IND VS SA: TeamIndia cricket fans are celebrating the birthday of coach Rahul Dravid today. Dravid, popularly known as The Wall, is 49 years old today. Team India is currently playing its third decisive Test match in Cape Town, South Africa. It was there that Dravid celebrated his birthday with the team members. On his birthday, Rahul Dravid was given an unexpected shock by captain Virat Kohli.
In fact, Virat Kohli has surpassed Rahul Dravid as the highest-scoring batsman in South Africa. Soon after Virat Kohli scored 14 in Cape Town, his tally rose to 625 in South Africa. In South Africa, Rahul Dravid scored 611 runs at an average of 29.7. Sachin Tendulkar is the highest run scorer in South Africa. He scored 1161 runs at an average of 46.4. Virat Kohli is still far behind him. However, if this batsman is in form, there is a chance that Sachin will break the record as well.
Virat Kohli is the only Indian batsman to have a Test average of over 50 in South Africa. He also scored 2 centuries and 2 fifties in South Africa. Virat Kohli also scored a lot in the ODI format in South Africa. Virat has scored 782 runs in 13 ODI innings at an average of 86.88 with 3 centuries and 3 fifties.