Inarguably India’s best no. 3 Test batsmen, Rahul Dravid turns 40 on January 11, 2013. On Mr. Reliable’s birthday, we at MSN India have put together the finest Test knocks of this never-say-die cricketer. Take a look
Result: India won by 171 runs
The D-factor: When VVS Laxman was spread his magic all over the Eden Gardens, Rahul Dravid, in his own quiet way, played the supporting role to the hilt. Demoted in the batting order, Dravid responded with a gutsy hundred, fighting a bout of illness and the formidable Australian attack.
Latest cricket stories
Should Kohli replace Dhoni as India's Test captain?
Thanks for being one of the first people to vote. Results will be available soon. Check for results
- Yes, Dhoni is too defensive a captain for Test matches. India needs an aggressive personality at the helm of affairs
- No, With two big tours in England and Australia, India must bank on seasoned Dhoni to lead a young, inexperienced team
- Can't say