T. A. Sekhar
Thirumalai Ananthanpillai Sekar (Tamil: டி. ஏ. சேகர்) (pronunciation (help·info); born 28 March 1956, in Madras) was a medium pace bowler who represented India in Test cricket and One Day Internationals.
|Full name||Thirumalai Ananthanpillai Sekar|
|Born||28 March 1956 (age 63)|
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Source: CricInfo, 10 September 2005
Sekar was one of the fastest bowlers in India in the early eighties. His two Test matches were in the 1982-83 season when he was flown out to Pakistan to replace the injured Madan Lal. He did not take a wicket in either match. He played a One Day International in that series and three more against England two years later.
Sekar played for Tamil Nadu between 1976/77 and 1987/88 taking 74 wickets. His career best effort was 9 for 54 against Kerala in 1981/82. He played for Madhya Pradesh for two seasons before bowing out of the game.
He was appointed as talent scout for Mumbai Indians