First-class batsman for Delhi from 1984 to 2000, known as a prolific run-maker, and had one of the best averages in first-class history.
He was born in the city of Delhi, where he would play for a decade and a half starting in 1984.
His career ended in 2000 after he was found to have been involved in a match-fixing scandal.
His son Manan Sharma played as a left-arm spin bowler for Delhi.
He played for the Delhi cricket team like Gautam Gambhir.