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Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev

Born
06/01/1959
62 years
Batting Style
Right Handed
Bowling Style
Right-arm fast medium
INTERNATIONALIPL
TestOdiT20

Debut

Pakistan

16/10/1978

Recent Match

New Zealand

19/03/1994

Matches

131

Runs

5248

184

Innings

5248

Runs

8/27

100s / 50s

587/61

4s / 6s

31.05

Average

-

SR

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Player Bio

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Kapil Dev is a name synonymous with Indian cricket. It was under Kapil that India took that huge step towards becoming a cricketing powerhouse by w

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NEWS

Kapil Dev impressed with India's bench strength in fast bowling department

The 62-year-old legendary pacer had undergone bypass surgery last October but he is now back on his feet and the illness is a distant memory
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PTI
14 Apr 2021
NEWS
Kapil Dev impressed with India's bench strength in fast bowling department
The 62-year-old legendary pacer had undergone bypass surgery last October but he is now back on his feet and the illness is a distant memory
userPTI
14 Apr 2021
ON THIS DAY

When a dominant India won the World Championship of Cricket

On this day (March 10) in 1985, India defeated Pakistan by eight wickets to win the final of an event that had all the top teams in the world taking part
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Cricket.Com Staff
10 Mar 2021
ON THIS DAY
When a dominant India won the World Championship of Cricket
On this day (March 10) in 1985, India defeated Pakistan by eight wickets to win the final of an event that had all the top teams in the world taking part
userCricket.Com Staff
10 Mar 2021
NEWS

Don't get carried away with pace-friendly wickets in Australia: Kapil Dev to Indian bowlers

The 1983 World Cup winning captain also said that Australia will have the edge in the series opening day-night Test in Adelaide
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PTI
16 Dec 2020
NEWS
Don't get carried away with pace-friendly wickets in Australia: Kapil Dev to Indian bowlers
The 1983 World Cup winning captain also said that Australia will have the edge in the series opening day-night Test in Adelaide
userPTI
16 Dec 2020
OPINION

India vs Australia in Test cricket: Famous Indian wins

As the Australia-India Test series looms closer, we look back at India's most memorable Test wins against Australia
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Abhishek Mukherjee
14 Dec 2020
OPINION
India vs Australia in Test cricket: Famous Indian wins
As the Australia-India Test series looms closer, we look back at India's most memorable Test wins against Australia
userAbhishek Mukherjee
14 Dec 2020
NEWS

Kapil back playing golf, two weeks after undergoing angioplasty

The former India captain has been an avid amateur golfer since his retirement from international cricket back in 1994
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PTI
12 Nov 2020
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Kapil back playing golf, two weeks after undergoing angioplasty
The former India captain has been an avid amateur golfer since his retirement from international cricket back in 1994
userPTI
12 Nov 2020
NEWS

If Dhoni plays only IPL every year, it's impossible for him to perform: Kapil

The CSK skipper, who played competitive cricket for the first time since 2019 World Cup semi-final, scored only 200 runs in 14 games this season
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PTI
02 Nov 2020
NEWS
If Dhoni plays only IPL every year, it's impossible for him to perform: Kapil
The CSK skipper, who played competitive cricket for the first time since 2019 World Cup semi-final, scored only 200 runs in 14 games this season
userPTI
02 Nov 2020
NEWS

Kapil Dev thanks fans for their wishes following angioplasty surgery

The former India captain was admitted to a hospital after he complained of chest pain
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Cricket.com Staff
24 Oct 2020
NEWS
Kapil Dev thanks fans for their wishes following angioplasty surgery
The former India captain was admitted to a hospital after he complained of chest pain
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24 Oct 2020
NEWS

Kapil Dev suffers heart attack, undergoes angioplasty

The 61-year-old complained of chest pain on Thursday following which he was taken to the hospital
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PTI
23 Oct 2020
NEWS
Kapil Dev suffers heart attack, undergoes angioplasty
The 61-year-old complained of chest pain on Thursday following which he was taken to the hospital
userPTI
23 Oct 2020
QUIZ

QUIZ: On the 1983 World Cup - Part 2

On this day in 1983, India won the World Cup and here's a quiz to test your knowledge on that particular edition of the marquee tournament
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Cricket.Com Staff
25 Jun 2020
QUIZ
QUIZ: On the 1983 World Cup - Part 2
On this day in 1983, India won the World Cup and here's a quiz to test your knowledge on that particular edition of the marquee tournament
userCricket.Com Staff
25 Jun 2020
ONTHISDAY

Kapil’s Devils - the greatest underdog story ever!

On this day in 1983, India won the World Cup for the first time and, here, we look back at how the biggest fairytale in Indian cricket came about
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Shubh Aggarwal
25 Jun 2020
ONTHISDAY
Kapil’s Devils - the greatest underdog story ever!
On this day in 1983, India won the World Cup for the first time and, here, we look back at how the biggest fairytale in Indian cricket came about
userShubh Aggarwal
25 Jun 2020
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