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By Aakash Chopra

Undying metal is a suite of 30 essays, new and formerly released, on Rahul Dravid.

Greg Chappell recalls the India captain he labored along. Ed Smith, who shared a dressing room with Dravid at Kent, writes of a radical gentleman. Sanjay Bangar relives the splendour of Headingley 2002. Jarrod Kimber tells of the way Dravid turned the cause of him getting married. Mukul Kesavan analyses how his procedure enables extra kind than one may think. Sidharth Monga places Dravid’s captaincy less than the highlight. Rohit Brijnath appears to be like again on the dual peaks of Adelaide 2003. Vijeeta Dravid provides us a glance at her husband the perfectionist.

Timeless metal is as a lot a party of a great cricketer because it is of an outstanding man or woman. It good points contributions from his team-mates and friends, the various most interesting cricket writers round, and interviews through the years with Dravid himself. It makes an attempt to color an image of a cricketer who embodied the easiest traditions and values of the sport, and of a guy who inspired the various those that got here in touch with him.

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