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Kapil Dev

About Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev (Born: January 6) is an Indian cricketer. He is the captain of the Indian cricket team that won the World Cup. Kapil served as the coach of the Indian cricket team. He is also a cricket commentator.

Personal Biography

Personal views

  • Kapil exhorted youngsters to join the army and said the country needs help from every citizen of the country and it is important for everybody to join the army.

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Kapil Dev in News

Former South African Cricket Captain Clive Rice Wins a Second Innings in Life at HCG
Business Wire IndiaFormer South African cricket captain Clive Rice who was down at HCG for a treatment successfully returns home after a CyberKnife Robotic Surgery which proved effective for his brain tumour. The 65 year old former cricketer suffered a black out at his Johannesburg home before consulting a doctor who referred him for the surgery at HCG

Andhra Pradesh News on March 28, 2014
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on March 28, 2014

STAR Sports 2 and STAR Cricket Geared Up for ICC Champions Trophy 2013 Coverage in Hindi and English with Cutting-Edge Production and Programming Initiatives

Series Poised Delicately as Both Teams Resume Battle at the Eden Gardens
STAR Cricket’s eminent Hindi presentation panel consisting of cricket experts and legends of the game like Kapil Dev, Navjot Singh Sidhu, Sourav Ganguly, Wasim Akram, Ramiz Raza and Arun Lal claimed that the rest of the England tour and the upcoming tours of Pakistan and Australia will pose an acid test for this new look Team India

Shane Warne Joins ESPN STAR Sports Presentation Team for the Second Test Between India and England
Legendary Australian leg spinner Shane Warne was formally introduced today as part of the ESPN STAR Sports (ESS) presentation team for the second test between India and England starting tomorrow at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Aloke Malik, Managing Director, ESPN Software India Pvt. Ltd. presented an ESS jacket to the leg spinner welcoming him on board

STAR Cricket Unveils a Brand New Hindi Presentation for the India England Cricket Series
ESPN STAR Sports, Asia’s leading sports broadcaster, today announced that STAR Cricket, the definitive 24 hour cricket network, will unveil a brand new presentation of the upcoming India England cricket series in Hindi. To build up this unique offering, the sports broadcaster has lined-up a mouth-watering list of experts who will do commentary as well as studio analysis on every match day

Lucky to play in 'golden era of game', says legendary leg-spinner Qadir
Legendary Pakistan leg-spinner Abdul Qadir has said he considers himself lucky to have played in the "golden era of cricket".

Lt. Col. Dhoni to visit Siachen, Leh, J-K forward areas
Indian cricket captain and honorary Territorial Army Lt. Col. M.S. Dhoni will be visiting the Siachen base camp, forward areas in Jammu and Kashmir and Leh in Ladakh from June 2 to 7.

BCCI denies one-time payment benefit to Kirti Azad, Azharuddin, Kapil Dev
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided not to give former cricketers Kapil Dev, Azharuddin and Kirti Azad the benefit of a one-time payment scheme.

Tendulkar dismisses retirement speculations after smashing 100th international ton
Indian master blaster Sachin Tendulkar has said he is not ready to call it a day amid growing speculation about his future after smashing his hundredth international ton.

Kapil Dev says Sachin has 'outstayed' his welcome in Indian ODI team
Legendary all rounder Kapil Dev has said master blaster Sachin Tendulkar should have retired from the one-day internationals after winning the World Cup last year.

Kapil Dev terms comments on Tendulkar to be personal opinion
Former Indian skipper Kapil Dev on Wednesday said his recent comments that batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar should retire from international cricket were his personal opinion.

India winning against Aussies hangs by an ankle ligament and a hamstring
For all the hype and hysteria surrounding the much vaunted Indian batting line up, the visitors lack bowling firepower going into the first of four Tests against Australia Down Under.

India, not Australia emerging punters favourite to nail Test series
Punters in Australia do not see the country's current cricket team as the favourites to beat India in the forthcoming four-Test series.

Bindra, Dhoni to get honorary army rank
India's only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra will be bestowed with the honorary army rank of Lieutenant Colonel today.

England won't find it easy to repeat ODI series whitewash in India: Kapil Dev
Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev reckons that England would struggle to repeat a whitewash in next month's five match ODI series.

ICC inducts former Windies great Curtly Ambrose into Hall of Fame
The International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA) on Monday inducted former West Indies fast bowler Curtly Ambrose into the Hall of Fame in London.

Ambrose, Davidson and Belinda Clark to be inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame today
The International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA) today announced that former West Indian fast bowler Curtly Ambrose, former Australian fast bowlers Frederick Spofforth and Alan Davidson and former female Australian batsman Belinda Clark will be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.

Four cricketers to be inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame on Sept.12
The International Cricket Council will announce four new inductees into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame, a joint initiative between the ICC and the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA), at a special media Hall of Fame Brunch on September 12 in London.

Ken Barrington inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame
Former England batsman Ken Barrington was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame in front of a large and appreciative international crowd during the tea interval of the scond day's play of the fourth and final Test between England and India at The Oval here on Friday.

Maken sanctions ex-gratia assistance to Desh Prem Azad
Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Ajay Maken has sanctioned ex-gratia assistance of Rs.3,44,703 to Desh Prem Azad, a former cricket coach, from National Welfare Fund for Sportspersons.

Dhoni, Bindra granted honorary rank in Territorial Army
Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra were conferred the rank of honorary Lt. Col. in the Territorial Army on Tuesday.

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