Man from the Series against Zimbabwe in 2002. He displayed India in the 2003 Cricket Globe Cup. He produced his ODI debut agasint Australia on March 28, 2001. He was arranged to start out against South Africa in the 2006 Tri-Series but wasn’t in a position to because of a bomb explosion in Colombo. He wedded Aarti Mongia in 2003. He and Virender Sehwag had been area of the Indian group that completed as runners-up in the 2003 Cricket Globe Cup.