The very best wicket taker in the 1981 World Championship of Cricket, right arm leg-spinner who won the Ranji Trophy title with Tamil Nadu in 1987-88. He was the youngest person in the Under-19 India squad that toured Sri Lanka at only 18. He was called among the players’ associates within the International Cricket Council’s cricket committee after his pension. His family is definitely of the Brahmin Iyer caste. He and world-famous all-rounder Robin Singh both performed for Tamil Nadu in Ranji Trophy.