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Full name Nekkanti Madhukar
Born May 18, 1976, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
Current age 38 years 129 days
Major teams Andhra
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast
|List A span||1995-2002|
A right-arm medium-pace bowler, the height of Nekkanti Madhukar's career came when he represented India A on a tour of Pakistan, but he made more headlines almost a decade after his retirement when he was arrested by police in connection with the alleged kidnapping of a metals trader.
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But you can't expect a turnaround unless pitches, umpiring and practice facilities are simultaneously improved