Dilip Vengsarakar, full name ‘Dilip Balwant Vengsarkar’ had the nickname ‘Colonel’. He is a
Indian Player and a
Colonel made his debut against
New Zealand at Auckland in 1975-76
as an Opening
. He has been the key player in the
Batting line up in the late 70s and early 80s. He declared his retirement in 1992. He represented
He has been rated as the Best Batsman in ‘Coopers and Lybrand Rating’ during the peak of his career. He held the Number 1 slot for consecutive 21 months till March 2, 1989.
He was the member of the 1983 World Champion’s Team
(World Cup) against the
. Currently, he is been the team mentor and coach for ‘Telugu Warrior Team’ in CCL
(Celebrity Cricket League) Season 5.