Rahul Dravid - Second man to complete 13,000 test runs.

Indian batsman - "Pillar in Indian Middle order" Rahul Dravid crossed 13,000 runs mark on third test against West Indies. West Indies touring India for Test and ODI series in November 2011. In this series Little master Sachin Tendulkar crossed 15,000 runs as well. This series is a memorable one for Indian Cricket and the cricket lovers worldwide.

Only eight batsmen have recorded more than 10,000 runs in Test cricket and three of them are Indians. Playing in his 160th match, Dravid has smashed 36 centuries and 61 half-centuries so far. For the 1,000 runs he scored this year, Dravid has taken 11 Tests. 'The Wall' has scored five centuries in the current year thus far with two against West Indies and three against England apart from two half-centuries at an average of 59.50.

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