New Delhi, Online Desk. Rahul Dravid is the head coach of the Indian cricket team and under his supervision, Team India is going to play the first Test series against New Zealand. The two-match Test series between India and New Zealand will be played from November 25, with the first match being played in Kanpur and then the second match in Mumbai. The head coach of the Indian cricket team has been a highly successful batsman and has more than 10,000 runs to his name in both Test and ODI formats. Not only this, Rahul Dravid is in the first place in terms of scoring the most centuries and runs for India in the Test format against New Zealand. Obviously, this wonderful experience of his is going to be very useful for Team India.
Rahul Dravid has the most runs and centuries against New Zealand in Tests
Former Indian batsman Rahul Dravid is not only the highest run-scorer in Test cricket for India against New Zealand but also has the most centuries to his name. In both runs and centuries, he is ahead of Sachin Tendulkar against this team as well. Dravid scored 1659 runs in 28 innings of 15 Test matches against the Kiwi team at an impressive average of 63.80. In these matches, he also scored 6 centuries and 6 half-centuries and his best score was 222 runs.
At the same time, Sachin Tendulkar is second in this matter and he scored 1595 runs in 39 innings of 24 matches against this team at an average of 46.91. This included 4 centuries and 8 half-centuries while his best score was 217 runs. Apart from these, if we talk about Ajinkya Rahane, who will captain the Kiwi team in the Kanpur Test match, then he has scored 664 runs in 15 innings of 8 Test matches against New Zealand at an average of 47.42. His best score in Test against New Zealand is 188 runs and two centuries are recorded in his name.