Vinod Shankar Korgaonkar


Vinod Shankar Korgaonkar, popularly known as Gol Bandya is a player of the Ganesh-11 team.  Gol Bandya started his commercial cricket career in the year 1984. Paramount Cricket Club, Shashi Bright, Ganesh-11, Vikhrolians are the teams he was involved with. However he was a long term player with Ganesh-11. He has mostly played in he role of an all-rounder and he as been responsible for many victories of his team.

When Ajanta Mendis became a threat to Indian players, Times of India suggested that the Indian cricket team should be trained with Gol-Bandya since he used to bowl similar spins as that of Mendis.

In the year 1994-95, he was felicitated at Taj Hotel for being the best bowler of the year in Time Shield Tournament.


Full Name :  Vinod Shankar Korgaonkar

Birth date : 18-09-61

City : Mumbai, Maharashtra

Qualification : T.Y.BA, ITI Electrician

Profession :  working in BEST


Team name: Paramount Cricket Club, Ganesh-11(Ganesh Galli), Vikhrolians

Play From :1984 – 1997

Role in team : Captain, All Rounder

Record archived : 3rd R.K. man of the series – Honda bike, Man of the match – T.V.

Nick Name : Gol Bandya