One of the mainstays of the willows' middle-order, this Vizag batsman is blessed with unmatched timing. A bit of a jittery starter, but once he gets going, his stroke-play especially on the off-side at times is nothing sort of breathtaking. The way he rolls his wrists later in his innings isn't the least bit surprising for a batsman from the region he comes from. Has a decent pair of hands and has even donned the gloves for the willows on a couple of occasions. Is a great team man, on and off the field. The man behind the willows' website - if it wasn't for him, you wouldn't be reading this.
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