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1983 World Cup


83 is true to cricket but Dickie Bird didn't take that long to give Holding out

December 27, 2021 10:26 am

Sporty review of 83: Ranveer nails Kapil's catch, Bhasin aces Gavaskar's stance.

Kapil's Devils miss teammate Yashpal Sharma, turn teary-eyed during '83' release celebrations

December 27, 2021 9:29 am

Middle-order batsman Yashpal Sharma had passed away in July following a heart attack; played vital knocks during the World Cup.

Sunil Gavaskar's 83 Review: 'Blown away... look, style of every player uncanny'

December 23, 2021 5:20 pm

Sunil Gavaskar says winning the 1983 World Cup and watching Kapil Dev lift the trophy was the most memorable moment of his life.

1983 World Cup: What Syed Kirmani told Kapil Dev when India were down and out versus Zimbabwe

December 27, 2021 9:28 am

Kapil's Devils go down memory lane about the World Cup triumph ahead of the release of the '83' movie.

83 sports anthem Lehra Do fails to make an impact, watch

December 06, 2021 5:29 pm

83 song Lehra Do: Ranveer Singh and co.'s journey of making their way to the World Cup final is chronicled in Arijit Singh's voice in this sports anthem.

View, review: Why the '83 triumph by Kapil's Devils is Team India's greatest win

January 26, 2022 5:12 pm

The seminal victory at Lord's ended the reign of Clive Lloyd’s mighty West Indies, paved the way for the team's glory at the World Championship of Cricket two years later and helped the Indian cricket Board become a powerhouse in world cricket

Who plays who in 83: Ranveer Singh as Kapil Dev to Tahir Raj Bhasin as Sunil Gavaskar, meet reel-life Kapil's Devils

December 24, 2021 9:05 am

Ahead of 83’s theatrical release on December 24, here’s a rundown of who plays who in the film. The film captures the events leading up to India's win in the 1983 cricket World Cup, with Ranveer Singh playing Kapil Dev.

The dressing room pep talk that fired up India in the 1983 World Cup final

August 06, 2020 7:51 am

Kapil Dev's India pulled off one of the greatest upsets in the history of the Cricket World Cup when they defended a score of 183 against West Indies in the 1983 final. Roger Binny, one of the architects of that win, speaks about what happened in the mid-innings break.

'Now I'll show you': Balwinder Sandhu on how a bouncer to the head in the '83 final got him fired up

June 26, 2020 9:49 pm

Balwinder Sandhu played few matches for India on either side of the 1983 World Cup, but his two moments of heroism in the final vs West Indies make him an unforgettable figure in Indian cricket history.

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.


83: Ranveer Singh and his squad meet cricketing legends in London

June 04, 2019 9:50 am

Ranveer Singh along with his co-actors from the upcoming '83 film met cricketing legends like Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar, Vivian Richards, Shane Warne and Wasim Akram in London.