Anil Radhakrishna Kumble, from Bengaluru, India, was born on 17th October 1970. He is a formerIndian cricketer who has captained the Indian cricket team in several major events. He also serves as the head coach of the Indian cricket team.
Entitled as the Indian Cricket Cricketer of the Year in 1993
Conferred with the "Arjuna Award" in 1995 by the Government of India
Chosen as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in 1996
Won the "Man of the Series" award in the One Day International Sahara Friendship Cup which was played against Pakistan in 1996 at Toronto
In a match against Pakistan, held at Delhi in the year 1999, Kumble took ten wickets in a test innings making him the second bowler ever in the history of cricket to achieve that feat.
One of the 16 cricketers shortlisted for the Wisden Cricketers of the 20th century in 2002
Bestowed with the Padma Shri award by the Government of India in the year 2005
Became the fourth Indian cricketer to be inducted into ICC Hall of Fame in the year 2015