Edited By Tarun Vats | | Updated: 30 Jun 2020, 04:37:00 PM IST
Veteran Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid is not only counted among the best batsmen while he is also one of the best fielders of Team India till date. Dravid, who was mainly in the slip fielders, also fielding at short leg and silly point. Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh shared a video clip of some of his catches on Twitter.
Dravid took a number of great catches in his international career. When Harbhajan shared his video, India's off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and former cricketer Akash Chopra also praised him.
After this, Aakash Chopra retweeted it and wrote, '100 percent agreed, fantastic fielder. Best in playing-XI in terms of fielding at short leg. '
Ashwin wrote, 'Wow'
Famous commentator Harsha Bhogle also replied.
Rahul Dravid played 164 Test matches for India and scored a total of 13,288 runs at an average of 52.31. He also took a total of 210 catches in the longest format. These are the most catches by a player in Test cricket history. Only two other players have taken 200 catches or above.
Dravid is followed by Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardene who took 205 catches in 149 Tests. At the same time, veteran VVS Laxman is the next best Indian, who caught 135 catches in 134 Tests, while the famous 'God of Cricket' Sachin Tendulkar took 115 catches in 200 Tests.