Excellent Hair Fall Treatment
Search: Look for:   Last 1 Month   Last 6 Months   All time

I hope to play again at the Eden: Dravid

West Bengal,Sports, Sat, 14 Apr 2012 IANS

Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid who has played several superlative knocks at the Eden Gardens Friday expressed a desire of turning out again at the hallowed stadium.

 

"I have very fond memories of the ground. Eden Gardens has been a fantastic ground for me. I hope this is not my last game here and wish to come back here to play again," said Dravid who played in his first match at the ground Friday after quitting international cricket in March.

 

Dravid scored 28 against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Eden Friday.

 

"It has been a great ground for me where I scored my first and last first class century. My first first class hundred came here probably in 1991," said Dravid reminiscing his great innings at the ground.

 

Dravid scored his last international hundred -- 119 -- in a Test match against the West Indies at the Eden Gardens last November.

 

He also recalled his knock of 180 against Australia in 2001 as close not only to his heart but also of the team as well.

 

Dravid and V V S Laxman (281) had stitched a heroic partnership as India registered a fairy tale comeback to defeat formidable Australia after conceding the follow-on in the epic Test match.

 

"I simply love this ground. I love to see my picture on the walls here. I enjoy coming back here," said Dravid.

 

He, however, refused to comment on if this was his last IPL season.

 

 


LATEST IMAGES
King of Bhutan, the Bhutan Queen and Crown Prince meeting the PM Modi
PM Narendra Modi welcomes the King of Bhutan
PM Modi paying tributes at the portrait of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
People take part in the Run For Unity on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas
PM Modi flagging off the Run For Unity on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas
Post comments:
Your Name (*) :
Your Email :
Your Phone :
Your Comment (*):
  Reload Image
 
 

Comments:


 

OTHER TOP STORIES


Excellent Hair Fall Treatment
Careers | Privacy Policy | Feedback | About Us | Contact Us | | Latest News
Copyright © 2015 NEWS TRACK India All rights reserved.