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a member of one of the aboriginal races of India (pushed south by Caucasians and now mixed with them)

a large family of languages spoken in south and central India and Sri Lanka

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05 ( ANI ): India U-19 cricket team head coach Rahul Dravid lauded the players for handling pressure well in the final match of the World Cup against Australia, which India won by eight wickets.
Rahul Dravid deserves lot of credit for preparing and grooming them so effectively," he said.
It is a call that is got to be taken by the selectors and the management," Dravid said when asked about future of Yuvraj and Dhoni, who were the team's number four and five in the Champions Trophy.
Speaking to Cricket Next, a source at the CoA has said that Dravid hasn't violated the conflict of interest clause.
In an interview to Wisden India on his birthday, Akhtar likened Dravid to boxing legend Mohammad Ali, saying the Indian batting great"would tire you out.
In a report carried out by leading website titled "CONTENDERS", messrs Dravid and Smith analysed Pakistan's chances to upset the applecart and replicate the glory of 1992.
With England vulnerable at the start of a new era, Indian legend Dravid reckons if the tourists' bowlers can outbowl their modern-day Sheriff of Nottingham it can unhinge Alastair Cook's men further.
At a public function on Thursday, Dravid said it is imperative create culture towards sports and fitness, Press Trust of India reported.
Dravid, who retired last week after 16 years of graceful and courageous service to cricket and his country, believes India's future is bright.
Confirming his decision at a press conference, Dravid spoke with characteristic humility - and just a little well-placed pride.
Among those to recognise a great talent were former Test captains Michael Vaughan and Kevin Pietersen, who revealed how highly they rated Dravid as a cricketer and a man.
It took the world's number one Test team more than seven hours to finally knock over Rahul Dravid, whose unbeaten 146 was a saving grace of India's inadequate 300 all out before he fell in controversial circumstances as India followed on 291 runs behind.
First time round, Dravid carried his bat, but received support only from the tail in what would have been a pitiful response without him.
ENGLAND should complete a series whitewash today, but only after coming through an epic contest yesterday as Rahul Dravid produced a stunning display.
INDIA'S Rahul Dravid put on a Masterclass against England yesterday to drag his side to their highest total of the series before the tourists finished day four of the final Test still 162 runs behind.