Dilip Vengsarkar

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Birthday
6, 1956
Birthplace
India
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
6, 1956 (age 63)
Birthplace
India

About

Former batsman who played domestically for Mumbai from 1975 to 1992, had one of the highest Indian Test batting averages, and captained India in the 1987 Cricket World Cup.

Before Fame

He made his international cricket debut against New Zealand in 1975, as opening batsman.

Trivia

He was one of the pioneers of the "drive" batting technique in cricket.

Family Life

He married Manali Vengsarkar.

Associated With

He succeeded legendary cricketer Kapil Dev as the captain of the Indian international team.