One of the longest reigning members of the club, this Mumbai off-spinner is an utility cricketer. Unlike most spinners he prefers the hard shiny new ball, in fact you could call him the poor man's Samuel Badree. Is a decent batsman down the order. Has a forty to his name and has even opened on occasions. Has a very safe pair of hands and a strong arm. Has donned the skipper's cap for the willows quite frequently. Is a true gentleman on and off the field. As his name suggests, he often gets tea for the team.
Cracking Willows began as a pipe dream of Rufus Gandhi back in 2009 soon after he moved to Singapore. Having given up playing following the arrival of his twins in 2006, Rufus decided to go and try some nets and was joined by Sandeep U who had also recently moved to Singapore from India. The two were just wanting to get back into the game slowly with a view to joining a local club to play some friendly cricket....more