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1983 cricket world cup


A watershed moment in Indian cricket history: Indian cricketers relive 1983 World Cup victory

June 25, 2020 4:04 pm

In the 1983 World Cup final, India managed to score just 183 runs. In reply, West Indies were bowled out for 140.

Know how Ranveer Singh transformed from 86-kilo Simmba to a lean Kapil Dev

September 18, 2019 8:32 am

Right from shaving his head for Bajirao Mastani (2015) to flaunting his scars as Alaudin Khilji in Padmaavat (2018), and now getting into the lean physique of Kapil Dev in 1983, Ranveer Singh has done everything to get into the skin of his character.

History headline: When the World Cup first came home in summer of 1983

June 25, 2020 1:49 pm

June 25, 1983: We were the minnows of the tournament and some of our opponents were a little complacent as well.

MS Dhoni: Grandmaster Of The Greens

May 27, 2019 8:17 am

Intuition, clarity of thought, a penchant for the unorthodox and steely execution—MS Dhoni’s fabled traits are akin to pedigreed chess virtuosos.

On This Day: Former players recall how India beat the mighty West Indies in 1983 World Cup

June 25, 2018 4:31 pm

35 years ago, on this day in 1983, India caused one of the greatest upsets in the history of sports to stun two-time defending champions West Indies and lift the cricket World Cup for the first time.

The Question Man

October 11, 2013 2:28 am

Bhaskar Jyoti Dey talks about the process behind putting together the Kaun Banega Crorepati questionnaires.

No one called up Kapil & Co on Saturday — and they are happy

June 26, 2011 1:39 am

Of late,the Amarnath household dreaded picking up the constantly buzzing telephone on June 25.