Who is Rahul Dravid’s Wife? Know all about Vijeta Pendharkar

The couple is not on the social media platforms.

Rahul Dravid and Vijeta Pendharkar
Rahul Dravid and Vijeta Pendharkar. (Image Credits: Twitter)

Rahul Dravid, a boy from Indore, made his international debut for India in 1996. Within 4-5 years, he became vital part of the side. His versatility to bat at any position and keep wickets made him a valuable pick.

Dravid is widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in cricket history. He has also earned the tag of ‘The Wall’ and ‘Mr. Dependable’ for his rock-solid batting display. After retirement, he took up coaching duties and is continuing the same at present.

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Who is Rahul Dravid’s wife Vijeta Pendharkar?

Vijeta Pendharkar is a medical surgeon by profession. At an early age, she developed interest in the field of science and medicine. Hence, after her school, she did MBBS and then post graduation from a government medical college.

Vijeta’s father was an Air Force Wing Commander and hence, her family had to move to different places very frequently. The families of Rahul Dravid and Vijeta met when the later moved to Bangalore.

After seeing each other a couple of times, the bond between the two was established and eventually feelings as well. Interestingly, she didn’t use to follow Cricket as she was completely engaged into her profession.

NameVijeta Pendharkar
Date of Birth1976
Birth PlaceNagpur, Maharashtra
EducationMBBS
NationalityIndian
ProfessionMedical Surgeon
Spouse Rahul Dravid
Children Two Sons named Samit and Anvay

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When did Rahul Dravid and Vijeta Pendharkar get married?

Rahul Dravid and Vijeta Pendharkar tied the knot on 4th May 2003 in a private ceremony. The media wasn’t allowed as both the parties wanted private space. Some colleagues of Dravid like Venkatesh and Anil Kumble attended the event.

Do Rahul Dravid and Vijeta Pendharkar have children?

The couple has two sons named Samit and Anvay. Like father, they are also into cricket and might by seen playing at the competitive level soon.

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