Designation: Coach U 16

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Experience :

~ Started cricketing carrier in 1972 as RH batsman & played for R A Poddar College for 5 years.
~ Played for the University of Mumbai for 3 years in the India Rohinton Baria Trophy.
~ Played for Mumbai & West Zone cricket team in All India CK Nayudu Trophy for U-22 for 2 years.
~ Played for the Mumbai Colts team for 2 years.
~ Played for Dadar Union CC & Rajasthan CC in various ‘A’ level cricket tournaments in Mumbai for 12 years. Viz- ‘A’ Div Kanga League, Purshottam Shield, Talim Shield, Comrade shield.
~ Played & captained for Friends Union CC in Kurla Bapat Shield and Thosar Shield for 11 years.
~ Played & Captained Sportsman C C in various suburban cricket tournaments for 8 years.
~ Captained Thane Mahapour team who won Mahapour Chashak where the renowned team participated from various parts of India.
~ Played for Mahindra & Mahindra for 2 years & then for ACC Ltd for 12 years in ‘A’ Division Times of India cricket Tournament Mumbai. Also played all India level cricket tournaments for them in various parts of India.
~ Selected for Mumbai Ranaji Trophy problems for three years.
~ Started carrier as Coach in 1994.
Passed Level 1 exam from Mumbai Cricket Association.
~ Did Cricket coaching at Dnyansadhana College Thane for 3 years, and Mulund College of Commerce Mulund for 3 years.
~ Director & Coached Mutha Cricket Academy Kalyan for two years.
~ Appointed as a coach for U-16 boys by Mumbai Cricket Association for Kalyan & around the suburban section from 1996 to 2006.
~ Committee member of Cricket Coaches Association Mumbai for 4 years.
~ Shifted to Pune 2007
Coached Sanjay Academy, L& T Infotech in Pune.
~ Joined Varroc Vengsarkar Academy in 2020.
Proud Moments :
~ Coached the U-16 team of Vengsarkar Academy Pune who won Super league 2022 making history. It was well supported by colleague coaches in Academy.
~ Felicitated & Honoured by Kalyan Corporation as ‘Unsung Hero’ of Kalyan.
~ Felicitated & Honored by Thane Corporation as ‘Bhushan’.
~ There are many students to whom I gave cricket lessons who played for the Mumbai team at various levels. Among them was Ajinkya Rahane played for India & Rohan Raje who played for Mumbai Indians in IPL.
~ Played with Cricket legends – Sunil Gavaskar, and Dilip Vengsarkar. Also played with Balvinder Singh Sandhu, Sandip Patil, Suru Nayak, Chandrakant Pandit, Lalchand Rajput, Raju Kulkarni, Nilesh Kulkarni, Ravi Shastri, Gulam Parkar & many other renowned players.
~ Represented Cavaliers cricket team Mumbai – who played in Australia, Srilanka & Singapore.
~ Unique record holder of Scoring a century in each inning in the Final of 50 overs Thosar Shield cricket tournament. This is mentioned in Anandji Dosa’s record book.