Kapil Dev, former India captain, turned 62 on Wednesday. Social media was flooded with birthday needs for the legendary cricketer. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) took to Twitter to share a few of Kapil Dev’s profession highlights. Former India cricketers and followers from throughout the globe wished Kapil Dev on Twitter. Aakash Chopra wished Kapil Dev and prayed for his good well being. “Wishing @therealkapildev a very happy birthday Pray for good health and happiness,” Chopra wrote on Twitter.
Wishing @therealkapildev a really joyful birthday Pray for good well being and happiness
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) January 6, 2021
“Here’s wishing the greatest cricketer of India @therealkapildev a very happy birthday. No one has had as much an impact on the game in India, as you have, paaji. Have a great year #Legend #KapilDev,” Dodda Ganesh tweeted.
Here’s wishing the best cricketer of India @therealkapildev a really joyful birthday. No one has had as a lot an affect on the sport in India, as you may have, paaji. Have an awesome 12 months #Legend #KapilDev pic.twitter.com/KHdo6rN6sC
— | Dodda Ganesh (@doddaganesha) January 6, 2021
9031 intl. runs
687 intl. wickets
First participant to take 200 ODI wickets
Only participant to choose over 400 wickets & rating greater than 5000 runs in Tests
— BCCI (@BCCI) January 6, 2021
In his total profession Kapil Dev by no means bowled a no ball .
He performed 131 Tests and 225 Odi’s .
One of my childhood Hero’s.
Salute to the good legend on his birthday
— Sujit Sarangi (@SujitSarangi3) January 6, 2021
Kapil Dev began his worldwide profession in October 1978 towards Pakistan.
Dev performed 131 Test matches for India, scoring 5,248 runs and he additionally picked up 438 wickets within the longest format of the sport.
In One-Day Internationals, the all-rounder represented the nation in 225 video games.
He picked up 253 wickets and smashed 3,783 runs. Dev scored only one century within the restricted overs format — the well-known knock of 175 that got here towards Zimbabwe within the 1983 World Cup.
In the identical match, Kapil Dev’s heroics noticed India elevate their maiden World Cup, beating the West Indies within the ultimate.
The Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan awardee referred to as an finish to his enjoying profession in 1994.
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