The first Indian to score five double centuries in Test Cricket, each of those scores higher than the previous one; the first Indian to score centuries in four consecutive Test innings; the first non-wicketkeeper in Test history to take 200 catches; the first batsman in Test history to score a century in every Test-playing nation of his time; one of the greatest match-winners of all time, and now, the coach of the Indian Under-19 team which won the World Cup!
A Biography of Rahul Dravid: The Nice Guy Who Finished First
- Publisher : Rupa Publications India (20 February 2019)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 300 pages
- ISBN-10 : 9353333113
- ISBN-13 : 978-9353333119
- Item Weight : 300 g
- Dimensions : 13.97 x 1.83 x 21.59 cm
- Country of Origin : India
About the Author
An author, screenwriter and anchor, Devendr a Prabhud esai (b.1976) has worked across sectors—from working with the Police to rehabilitate victims of crime to planning and executing some of the biggest cricketing events in India in the recent past. H e was Manager, Media Relations and Corporate A ffairs, at the B oard of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) from January 2008 to July 2015. H e designed and scripted India’s first ‘Heritage Cricket Walk’ for H opOn India in 2017. H e was guest editor of ‘The Rock,’ a special issue on Rahul Dravid that India Today brought out in 2006. A Biography of Rahul Dravid was originally written in 2005. It was his second book.