Full name Virinchirpuram Krishnamoorthi Ramaswamy

Born April 26, 1945, Madras (now Chennai)

Current age 71 years 336 days

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

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Virinchirpuram Krishnamoorthi Ramaswamy
Umpiring statistics
Test debut India v England at Chennai, Jan 13-18, 1985 scorecard
Last Test India v New Zealand at Ahmedabad, Oct 29-Nov 2, 1999 scorecard
Test matches 26
Test statistics
ODI debut India v West Indies at Vadodara, Nov 9, 1983 scorecard
Last ODI India v England at Cuttack, Jan 22, 2002 scorecard
ODI matches 43
ODI statistics

Married with one son and two daughters.
Profession: Indian Railways confidential assistant to the executive.
Interests: soccer, reading.

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Jan 28, 1999

Saeed Anwar is out lbw, shouldering arms. Srinath exults as Ganguly and Laxman in the slips rush forward. India v Pakistan, Test 1, Day 1 at Chennai, 28 January 1999

Saeed Anwar is out, says VK Ramaswamy. India v Pakistan, Test 1, Day 1, 28 January 1999

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Nov 10, 1997

Daniel Vettori bowls during the 4th day of the 1st Test between Australia and New Zealand at the Gabba, 7 - 11 Nov 1997

Daniel Vettori bowls

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Nov 10, 1997

Steve Randell, V.K Ramaswamy and Peter Parker during the 4th day of the 1st Test between Australia and New Zealand at the Gabba, 7 - 11 Nov 1997

The First Test Umpires

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First-class umpiring debut 1973

International debut: 1983-84 (ODI), 1984-85 (Test)

Appointed to National Grid panel 1994

Tournament Results
England v India at Birmingham - Jun 23, 2013
India won by 5 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff - Jun 20, 2013
India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
England v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 19, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 17, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
England v New Zealand at Cardiff - Jun 16, 2013
England won by 10 runs
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