Salil Ankola Profile
If cricket made Salil Ankola a household name, then acting has made him a household face. He is the latest entrant in filmdom. Prior to him, cricketers like Sandeep Patil, Sunil Gavaskar, Mohsin Khan and even Ajay Jadeja had contemplated a career in films. He is the first cricketer who's career has clicked as an actor though. After successfully wooing the small screen, he moved into big times with Mahesh Manjrekar's "Kurukshetra".
He made a comeback to test cricket nine times before he was laid low with an injury and had to be operated upon. He could not play the game for four months. It was 16 months before he was pronounced fit to get..