Middle purchase batsman and correct arm disk-break bowler for Andhra from 1998 to 2007 who gained nationwide interest after an unbeaten 228 for Southern Zone. He produced his local debut with Andhra in 1998. He retains the distinction to be the initial “very sub”, a posture which no more exists, of the Indian cricket group. His brother can be fellow cricketer Y. Gnaneswara Rao. He was known as up to the Indian nationwide aspect after captain Sourav Ganguly was suspended.