Former cricketer and member of Indian Cricket team, V.V.S.Lakshman met Chandrababu in Andhra Pradesh (AP). They discussed about setting up a Cricket Academy in AP. Lakshman told Chandrababu that they would be happy to set up the Academy if the government could show him a piece of land. Vangipuram Venkata Sai Lakshman is a cricketer of great fame. He played for India earlier and is now a commentator. He is so venerated that sometimes his initials are reffered to as 'Very Very Special.'