Former cricketer for India who played in the 1996 Cricket World Cup, and began appearing as an actor in films like 2000's Kurukshetra.
His first-class debut came during the 1988-89 season with the Maharashtra team at the age of 20.
He suffered from alcoholism and entered a rehabilitation center in 2008.
He requested a divorce from his wife after becoming sober in 2010.
He and Mahendra Dhoni participated in a Twenty20 benefit match in 2012.