Slow left arm orthodox bowler for teams like Hyderabad and the Mumbai Indians, he was selected to the 2009 ICC World Twenty20.
He began representing India in first-class cricket at the under-19 level in 2004.
He was hospitalized in 2012 after being hit by a ball in the neck.
He married Karabee Kailash on May 17, 2010.
He credits renowned cricketer Anil Kumble as his inspiration.