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Tag: Kapil Dev

83: Ranveer Singh Starrer Mints Rs 24.43 Crore On Day One
83: Ranveer Singh Starrer Mints Rs 24.43 Crore On Day One

The versatile actor, who stepped into the shoes of the legendary Indian captain and one of the greatest all-rounders, Kapil Dev, has revealed that it took him around six months to achieve perfection in imitating the famous backward-running catch, which was taken by the legendary cricketer to dismiss Sir Viv Richards off a Madan Lal delivery on June 25, 1983.

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WATCH: How Ranveer Singh Embodied Kapil Dev In ‘83’, Director Kabir Khan Reveals

Director Kabir Khan explained the toughest part of working on ‘83’ and the way actor Ranveer Singh got into the skin of his character and embodied former cricketer Kapil Dev. Film ‘83’ is based on true events of the Indian cricket team winning its first ever cricket World Cup in 1983 at the iconic Lord’s in London.

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T20 World Cup: Hardik, Not Bowling Will Not Impact India's Chances, Feels Kapil Dev

Kapil's comments came after Hardik refrained from bowling in India's warm-up match against England, which the Men-in-Blue won

Kapil Dev On Removal Of India's Head Coach Ravi Shastri
Kapil Dev Speaks Up On Removal Of India's Head Coach Ravi Shastri

I don't think there is any need to speak about it. Let this Sri Lanka series get over. We'll get to know the kind of performance our team has dished out. If you're trying to shape a new coach, there's nothing wrong with it.

Kapil Dev Turns 62: Sachin, Virat Lead Wishes

New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli led wishes for 1983 World Cup-winning skipper Kapil Dev who turned 62 on Wednesday. “Happy birthday @therealkapildev paaji! Wishing you a year full of happiness & health,” Tendulkar said in a tweet. Happy birthday @therealkapildev paaji! Wishing you a year full of happiness & health. pic.twitter.com/J86R25hb8g — Sachin […]

Kapil Dev Discharged From Hospital After Undergoing Angioplasty
Kapil Dev Discharged From Hospital After Undergoing Angioplasty

New Delhi: India’s first World Cup-winning cricket captain Kapil Dev was on Sunday discharged from the hospital after undergoing a successful angioplasty. He was admitted to the Fortis Escorts Heart Institute in South Delhi after suffering a cardiac arrest last Thursday, following which he had undergone angioplasty surgery as a treatment. Angioplasty is a procedure […]

Cricket Legend Kapil Dev On 'Road To Recovery' After Heart Surgery

New Delhi: India’s first World Cup-winning cricket captain Kapil Dev is well on road to recovery after a successful emergency coronary angioplasty, and this is evident from a photo in which the legendary all-rounder is seen flashing a double thumbs up sign from his hospital bed. In the photo, 61-year-old Kapil’s daughter Amiya is also […]

Kapil Dev Hospitalised In Delhi After Complaining Of Uneasiness
Kapil Dev Hospitalised In Delhi After Complaining Of Uneasiness

New Delhi: India’s first World Cup-winning cricket captain Kapil Dev has been hospitalised here after complaining of uneasiness. He suffered a heart attack and underwent an angioplasty here on Friday but is expected to be discharged in the next couple of days, said the hospital where he is currently admitted. The 61-year-old felt unwell on […]

Ranveer Singh Meets With A Minor Accident, Actor Unhurt
Ranveer Singh Meets With A Minor Accident, Actor Unhurt

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh had a minor road accident on Thursday when a motorbike brushed his car from behind in Bandra. The actor is unhurt and safe. After the incident, the actor stepped out of his car to inspect the damage and drove off after a few minutes. Sharing a video of the incident […]

June 25, 1983: When Kapil Dev & Co. Created History

London: It was on June 25, 1983 that Team India, under the leadership of Kapil Dev, defied all odds and won their first-ever World Cup trophy. India had entered the World Cup with zero expectations and nobody really considered them as a title contender, considering the inexperience the team had of playing ODI cricket. Before […]

Kapil Dev wants to see MS Dhoni play in T20 World Cup

New Delhi: Former India captain Kapil Dev, who won the World Cup in 1983, said as a fan he would love to see MS Dhoni play the T20 World Cup in October but it was completely the team management’s call. “As his fan (I would love to see him play the T20 World Cup). But […]

Kapil Dev Questions 'In-Form' Rahul's Absence From Test Team

New Delhi: Former India skipper Kapil Dev has criticised Virat Kohli’s boys following their thrashing in the Test series opener in Wellington, a game which they lost by 10 wickets at the Basin Reserve on Monday. “We have to praise New Zealand, they are playing very good cricket. The three ODIs and this Test match, […]

Deepika Padukone Receives Flak Over '83' Tweet

Mumbai: Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone faced a backlash over her tweet on the role of Romi Dev in the upcoming film “’83”. The actress posted her look as Romi on February 19. It was the tweet that accompanied the post that didn’t go down well with social media users. “To be able to play a […]

Conflict Complaint Against Kapil Dev Rendered Infructuous

New Delhi: BCCI ethics officer D K Jain on Sunday confirmed that he has rendered the conflict of interest complaint against Kapil Dev as “infructuous” after the former India captain stepped down from his multiple cricketing roles. Jain, who is into the last month of his one-year contract with the BCCI, had earlier rendered infructuous […]

Wishes Pour In As Kapil Dev Turns 61

New Delhi: India’s first World Cup-winning captain and legendary cricketer Kapil Dev turned 61 on Monday and wishes for the former all-rounder pored in on various social media platforms. Kapil had led India to their maiden World Cup title in 1983. Not only the cricket fraternity but also wishes by personalities from other walks of […]

India To Take Part In Over 50s World Cup Next Year

New Delhi: In a first, India will be taking part in the Over 50s World Cup to be held in Cape Town and Stellenbosch in South Africa next year between March 11-24. West Indies, Namibia and Zimbabwe will also be making their debut in the tournament next year. Shailendra Singh will be leading India. In […]

Ranveer Singh Recreates Natraj Shot For '83', Kapil Dev Is All Praises

New Delhi: Former India cricket World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev on Monday praised Ranveer Singh on the actor’s perfect recreation of his famous ‘Natraj shot’ for the upcoming sports drama “’83”. Singh, who essays Dev in the Kabir Khan-directed film, took to Twitter to share the still from the movie. “NATRAJ SHOT #RanveerAsKapil,” the actor […]

Ranveer Singh Available For Antim Sanskar?

Known for his diverse and eccentric fashion style, every single person is aware live-wire star Ranveer Singh can carry any ensemble with absolute flamboyance. Mostly in limelight for the dress codes, Ranveer once again grabbed the headlines after he shaved off his signature ’83’ moustache. The 34-year-old actor took to various social media platforms to […]

Kapil Dev Resigns As CAC Chief After Conflict Charges

New Delhi: Former India skipper Kapil Dev has resigned from his post as the head of the three-member ad-hoc Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC). Speaking to IANS, sources in the know of developments said that Kapil has resigned from the position. “Yes, he has sent his resignation from the position of CAC chief.” “There should have […]

Kapil Dev To Star In Golf Tournament In Pune

Pune: The first season of the annual AVT Champions Tour Golf will see the commencement of the third leg of the tour at the Par 72 – 6700 Yards course of the Oxford Golf Resort in Pune on September 19-20. The AVT Champions Tour, co-sponsored by Incredible India, holds the unique distinction of being the […]

Kapil Dev Named Chancellor Of Haryana's Sports University

Chandigarh: Former India captain Kapil Dev was announced as the first Chancellor of Haryanas Sports University in Rai town of Sonepat district on Saturday. His appointment was announced by state Youth and Sports Minister Anil Vij in a tweet. The Sports University of Haryana is the third such university in India after Swarnim Gujarat Sports […]

Ishant set to surpass Kapil in elite India list

Kingston (Jamaica): Right-arm pacer Ishant Sharma, who played a pivotal role in India’s emphatic victory in the first Test against West Indies, will aim to add yet another feather on his cap when he comes out to bowl in the second game beginning Friday at the Sabina Park. Ishant is currently tied with legendary skipper […]

Ravi Shastri re-appointed as India head coach

New Delhi: The three-member Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) comprising of Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy on Friday re-appointed Ravi Shastri as the head coach of the Indian team till November 24, 2021. The three members marked each individual separately. While Shastri got the job, Mike Hesson came second and Tom Moody came third. […]

Next India coach: Interviews begin, Robin Singh first to appear

Mumbai: The Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), led by former captain Kapil Dev, began the process to choose India’s next men’s coach on Friday with former all-rounder Robin Singh appearing first for the interview. Singh, a former Mumbai Indians coach, appeared before the three-member panel, which also comprises Anshuman Gaikwad and Shantha Rangaswamy. The CAC will […]

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Shastri all set for another stint as India head coach

Mumbai: India’s head coach Ravi Shastri is a runaway favourite to retain his post when the Kapil Dev-led Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) interviews the six short-listed candidates here on Friday. Apart from Shastri, the other big names who will give presentations to the three-member committee include former Australia all-rounder and Sri Lanka coach Tom Moody, […]