He made his international debut for the Men's National Team in early 1992. NicknamedMurali, Kumar represented his native country at three consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1992 in Barcelona, Spain, where India finished in seventh place. mukesh represented for India in 307 international matches and scored 80 goals. In 1992 barcelona olympics mukesh scored 4 goals. In 1996 Atlanta Olympics this Hyderabadi scored 2 goals and 2000 Sydney Olympics mukesh netted 2 goals.