BookISH: Kapil’s devils conquered the world


On This Day in 1983 – Underdogs, weaker and less fancied India took on mighty West Indies in a battle of David 🆚 Goliath in the final of the 1983 ODI World Cup at the Lord’s.

All these things didn’t matter when Kapil Dev’s India took field and crushed Clive Lloyd’s Windies on a summery day in London. Not only they won a World Cup, more importantly inspired a generation!

IND 🇮🇳 – 183/10 (Kris Srikkanth 38(57), Andy Roberts 10-3-32-3, Malcolm Marshall 11-1-24-2)

W I🌴- 140/10 (V. Richards 33(28), Mohinder Amarnath 7-0-12-3, Madan Lal 12-2-31-3)

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