Kapil Dev News
'They have to bowl more': Kapil Dev’s stern suggestion to Indian pacers dealing with long-time injuries
The Indian team has been afflicted with injuries to several key players of late, with the likes of Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja having not been in action for several months now.
As per reports, BCCI is looking at Hardik Pandya, who already leads India in T20s, to succeed Rohit Sharma as the ODI skipper.
Vice-captain Suryakumar Yadav played a central role in India's series-clinching 91-run win over Sri Lanka in Rajkot with an unbeaten 112 off just 51 deliveries that included nine sixes.
Kapil Dev is the only cricketer to date to record more than 5000 runs and over 400 wickets in Tests. Through his career, he amassed a total of 5,248 runs and fetched 434 wickets.
Kapil Dev stressed on the fact that Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli alone cannot win India the World Cup, and it is that paramount that youngsters step up in important match situations.
Kapil Dev made the statement while reacting to Rishabh Pant's horrifying accident on Friday while driving his Mercedes on NH-58.
Kapil Dev maintained his stance on those complaining about feeling pressure while representing their nation and urged them to choose another profession instead
The former India captain, however, said fans should not be too critical of the team's performance in the semifinals.
T20 World Cup: 'Some loopholes were visible', Kapil Dev highlights Team India's areas of concern despite winning start
The two victories have put India frontrunners to seal a semi-final spot at the T20 World Cup, but Kapil Dev seemed to give a stern warning to Rohit Sharma and Co about the loopholes within the team, especially as far as their bowling is concerned.
Kapil Dev praised India's all-rounder Hardik Pandya and also spoke highly about India's batting order and new middle order star Suryakumar Yadav. However, he didn't seem confident about India making it to the semi-finals.
While Neeraj looked a bit hesitant at first, later the two danced in sync on stage as Kapil looked on and the audience cheered.
In Kapil Dev's day, when he was playing, ‘pressure’ wasn’t really a word that was used in sport, not in India for sure.
The topic came after Kapil Dev went on to share his view on the demand for competitive cricket in the modern era.
Former India captain Kapil Dev said that there will be no pressure if a player is passionate about the sport.
MS Dhoni and Kapil Dev came together to play golf on the sidelines of at the Kapil Dev - Grant Thornton Invitational 2022 in Gurgaon
Kapil Dev suggests 'simple rule' after 'spirit of cricket' debate over Charlie Dean's run-out by Deepti Sharma
Kapil Dev has shared his thoughts on the run-out controversy involving Deepti Sharma and Charlie Dean and came up with a simple solution for this kind of situation.
Anshuman Gaekwad made the decision to address Kapil directly in consideration of the future of Indian cricket.
MS Dhoni and Kapil Dev waved their hands at the camera after realising that they had occupied the giant screen.
Much-anticipated India vs Pakistan match lived to its expectations and went right to the wire, where Hardik Pandya held his nerve to finish the game in the last over.
Kapil Dev urges Virat Kohli to play 'as many matches' as possible to regain form ahead of T20 World Cup
Former India captain Dev has dismissed talk of the Asia Cup being a "last audition" or sorts for Kohli and has urged the senior member of the team to play as many matches in the build-up to the mega event that takes place in Australia later this year.