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Kapil Dev

Biography

Ex – Indian cricketer who led India to success on the 1983 Cricket Globe Cup. He started playing for the neighborhood cricket group, Haryana, in 1975 at age group sixteen. He was chosen as an associate from the ICC Cricket Hall of Popularity this year 2010. He wedded Romi Bhatia in 1980 after twelve months of dating; the few has one little girl called Amiya. He captained India to a global Cup success in 1983; Sachin Tendulkar achieved the same feat in 2011.

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Full Name Kapil Dev
Date Of Birth January 6, 1959
Place Of Birth Chandigarh, India
Height 1.83 m
Profession Cricket Player
Education D.A.V. School, Chandigarh
Nationality Indian
Spouse Romi Bhatia
Children Amiya Dev
Parents Ram Lal Nikhanj, Raj Kumari Lajwanti
Awards Arjuna Award for Cricket
Movies Dillagi... Yeh Dillagi
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1Once held the world record for number of test wickets taken.
2Voted India's Cricketer of the Century in 2002.
3Member of India's cricket team (1978-1994).
4Considered to be the best pace bowler all-rounder produced by India, and India's best pace bowler to date.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Aryan: Unbreakable2006Cricket player
Stumped2003Kapil Dev
Kabhi Ajnabi Thé1985Cricketer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chain Kulii Ki Main Kulii2007special thanks
Mujhse Shaadi Karogi2004special thanks - as Shri Kapil Dev

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Vindalosers: How to Win in India2017TV Movie documentaryHimself
Sumit Sambhal Lega2015TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Indian Summer: The Story of the 1983 World Cup2008VideoHimself
Legends of Cricket: India2008VideoHimself
Indian Cricket League2007TV SeriesHimself - Expert Analyst
Chain Kulii Ki Main Kulii2007Himself
Iqbal2005Himself
Mujhse Shaadi Karogi2004Himself
C.I.D.2003TV SeriesHimself
Benson & Hedges World Cup Cricket1992TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Reliance World Cup Cricket 19871987TV Mini-SeriesHimself
BBC TV Cricket1986TV SeriesHimself
Channel Nine Cricket1985TV SeriesHimself
Cricketer1985Himself
Prudential World Cup Cricket 19831983TV Mini-SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cricket: The 70's1991VideoHimself

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