Rahul Dravid
Rahukl Dravid is currently the coach of the India U-19 side.Reuters

Fans wished the legendary Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid on his birthday on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook. 

Dravid, who turned 43 on Monday, is currently the coach of the India U-19 side.  

The batting great, who is popularly known as 'The Wall', still holds a number of records which have not been broken even four years after his retirement. 

Here are his records:

1. Dravid is the only player in the history of ODI cricket to have been involved in two parternships of 300-plus runs. 

2. Dravid was the first ever batsman in the history of Test cricket to have scored 10,000 runs batting at No.3.

3. He also holds the record of most consecutive innings in the 50-over format, without a duck.

4. Dravid is the only batsman to score centuries in all 10-Test playing nations. 

5. Dravid has taken the most number of catches (210) in Test cricket.

6. Dravid was the first player in the history of the game to have played 90 Test matches in a row. 

Here are some of the tweets and Facebook posts wishing Rahul Dravid on his 43rd birthday:


Happy Birthday, Dravid!

Posted by All India Bakchod on Sunday, 10 January 2016

Some of the current and the former Indian cricketers also wished the iconic batsman on his birthday:

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