Right-arm fast medium cricket bowler for a number of teams such as Maharashtra and the Mumbai Indians.
He first gained attention in 2003 when he was invited to the MRF Pace Foundation in Chennai before playing in a first-class match.
He represented India in the 2007 and 2011 World Cups.
He married Taslima Patel in 2010.
He was invited to the MRF Pace Foundation by chairman of selectors and former Indian wicket-keeper Kiran More.