Star from the Irani Trophy in 1996-97 who have bowled for India on the trips of South Africa and Western Indies. He excelled like a bowler at AV Jayaprakash’s teaching camp and was ultimately selected for the Karnataka part. He became a member of the left-leaning politics party Janata Dal after his cricketing profession was over. He was created in Bangalore, Karnataka. He and right-handed batsman Vijay Bharadwaj both displayed Karnataka throughout their career.