V.K.Ramaswamy      

Full name Virinchirpuram Krishnamoorthi Ramaswamy

Born April 26, 1945, Madras (now Chennai)

Current age 69 years 280 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
Profile

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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Notes

First-class umpiring debut 1973

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

Appointed to National Grid panel 1994

Country Fixtures Country Results
Group C: Assam v Andhra at Guwahati - Jan 29-Feb 1
Andhra 137 & 116/6 Assam 312
Group A: Baroda v Mumbai at Vadodara - Jan 29-Feb 1
Mumbai 287 & 304/9d Baroda 184 & 67/2
Group A: Bengal v Railways at Kolkata - Jan 29-Feb 1
Bengal 268 & 187/5 Railways 302
Group C: Goa v Jharkhand at Porvorim - Jan 29-Feb 1
Jharkhand 385 Goa 215 & 161/5 (f/o)
Group B: Gujarat v Maharashtra at Valsad - Jan 29-Feb 1
Gujarat 429 Maharashtra 262 & 131/0 (f/o)
Group B: Haryana v Rajasthan at Rohtak - Jan 29-31
Haryana won by an innings and 119 runs
Group C: H. Pradesh v Tripura at Agartala - Jan 29-Feb 1
H. Pradesh 535/5d Tripura 346 & 20/0 (f/o)
Group A: J + K v M. Pradesh at Indore - Jan 29-31
M. Pradesh won by an innings and 97 runs
Group A: Karnataka v U. Pradesh at Bangalore - Jan 29-Feb 1
Karnataka 719/9d & 8/0 U. Pradesh 220
Group C: Kerala v Services at Kannur - Jan 29-Feb 1
Kerala 483 Services 318 & 123/6 (f/o)
Group B: Punjab v Odisha at Mohali - Jan 29-31
Odisha won by 6 wickets
Group B: Vidarbha v Delhi at Nagpur - Jan 29-31
Vidarbha won by an innings and 93 runs
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