Rahul Dravid Receives Guard of Honour at Bengaluru’s Cricket Academy

Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid, the former Indian cricketing legend, recently received a heartwarming guard of honour at a local cricket academy in Bengaluru. This special tribute came after India’s triumphant victory in the T20 World Cup 2024. As the outgoing head coach, Dravid’s guidance and relentless zeal were crucial in India lifting the coveted trophy.

A Guard of Honour for Rahul Dravid

Young cricketers and the coaching staff gathered to honour Dravid. They raised their bats in tribute as he made his entry as a World Cup-winning coach. The applause was rousing, reflecting the immense respect for his contributions to Indian cricket.

Dravid happily shook hands with everyone, his face beaming with pride. The joy of receiving such a warm reception was evident. For Dravid, who had dreamt of winning a World Cup during his playing days, this victory as a coach was a fitting culmination.

Dravid’s animated celebrations during the World Cup victory parade captured the depth of his emotions. From lifting the trophy with immense passion to waving at the crowd, he revelled at the moment. Even World Cup-winning captain Rohit Sharma acknowledged Dravid’s deserving role.

Having stepped down from coaching duties for India, Dravid expressed his happiness at being back on the ground. His focus now shifts to nurturing the budding talents who aspire to make a name for themselves in Indian cricket.

Rahul Dravid’s legacy extends beyond his playing days. As he shapes the future of cricket, his impact remains indelible—he is a hero both on and off the field.

Also Read: Ravi Shastri’s Vision for Test Cricket: Promotion and Relegation