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From Former Players To Pundits, Cricketing Fraternity Wishes Kapil Dev On 65th Birthday

Former cricketers and other members of the cricket fraternity wishes Indian legend Kapil Dev on his 65th birthday

Edited By : Shashwat Nishant | Updated: Jan 6, 2024 14:13 IST
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As Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev turned 65 on December 6, the cricketing fraternity came together to wish the 1983 World Cup winner on his auspicious day. Kapil Dev has been a household name in India and had put India on the map of cricket after winning the nations first ever Cricket World Cup against a mighty West Indies side featuring the likes of Vivian Richards, Clive Lloyd etc.

Here are some of the wishes the legend received on his special day –

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) also extended their greetings for the legend and took to their social media account to post for the 65-year-old.

During Kapil Dev’s career, the Indian team led by him didn’t just surpass teams like West Indies but also claimed the World Cup title. This victory marked a turning point, solidifying the Indian cricket team’s reputation worldwide.

The Indian cricket team has not seen such an impact from an all-rounder over the years and Kapil Dev still stands on top of many cricketing record books despite having retired from the game a long time ago.

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First published on: Jan 06, 2024 02:13 PM IST

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