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Tag Archives: Kapil Dev

I would rate Imran Khan the captain higher than allrounder: Kapil

BIRMINGHAM: The debate over ‘greatest’ tag among the four master allrounders of cricket who plied their trade around the same time – Kapil Dev, Imran Khan, Ian Botham and Richard Hadlee had been an eternal favourite for the game’s lovers. There could never be a definitive solution, but Kapil, the ...

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Bob Willis ‘only one to hit me’, Kapil Dev says

NEW DELHI: Bob Willis was a “terror to face,” Indian great Kapil Dev said, revealing that the England fast bowling legend, who has died aged 70, was the only one to ever hit him with the ball. In a Test in England, Willis pitched the ball short and Dev went ...

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Ranveer Singh looks exactly like Kapil Dev in ’83’

BOLLYWOOD: In an upcoming Bollywood film called ’83, based on India’s victory in the 1983 Cricket World Cup, Ranveer Singh plays the former Indian cricket captain Kapil Dev. On Monday, the actor shared a still from the film on his social media handles, in which the cricketer is looking at the ball after ...

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Boman Irani to play Farokh Engineer in ’83’

BOLLYWOOD: Boman Irani has joined the ensemble cast of filmmaker Kabir Khan’s next “83”, which features Ranveer Singh as Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev. The film will chronicle India’s win under Kapil’s captainship, when the team defeated West Indies in the final to clinch their first-ever World Cup trophy in ...

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Forget Deepika, Katrina to become Ranveer’s wife soon

BOLLYWOOD: Katrina Kaif is currently enjoying the peak of her career after starring in the biggest movie of 2017 ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ opposite ex-fling Salman Khan, but the actress is now looking forward on becoming her arch nemesis Deepika Padukone’s alleged boyfriend Ranveer Singh’s wife. Ranveer, who is currently proving ...

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Ranveer Singh Will Star As Kapil Dev In Biopic

BOLLYWOOD: Actor Ranveer Singh will portray the role of legendary cricketer Kapil Dev in a biopic which will be directed by filmmaker Kabir Khan. The film will revolve around the 1983 Cricket World Cup which India won. Kabir Khan said the Gunday actor was his first choice for the role. ...

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We Need Dhoni In 2019 World Cup: Ravi Shastri

MUMBAI: Team India head coach Ravi Shastri heaped high praise on former India captain and limited-overs wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and dismissed doubts about his international future, saying that the team management cannot even think of removing the Ranchi stalwart, considering his current form and fitness. Dhoni, who scored 162 ...

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Don’t look at the scoreboard when I am batting: Pandya

NEW DELHI: Overwhelmed to be compared with legendary Kapil Dev, all-rounder Hardik Pandya on Sunday said if he could become even 10 per cent of what the former World Cup winning captain was, he would be happy. The chairman of selectors MSK Prasad has said that Hardik Pandya has the ...

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Pakistan always produces competitive cricketers: Kapil Dev

MUMBAI: Former Indian captain Kapil Dev praised Pakistan’s performance in Champions Trophy 2017, particularly their win against England in the first semi-final of the tournament. “Despite there being hardly any local cricket matches in the country, Pakistan has managed to produce extremely competitive cricketers,” he said. “The situation in Pakistan is ...

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