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'I don't claim Kapil as my product…': Legendary coach slams ‘wrong practice’

Gurcharan Singh said even the legendary Kapil Dev attended his coaching camps in Mumbai but he doesn't claim the 1983 World Cup-winning captain to be his 'product'.

File photo of Kapil Dev(Getty)
File photo of Kapil Dev(Getty)
Published on Jan 28, 2023 09:59 AM IST

'Today pacers bowl just 30 balls…': Kapil on India's recent string of injuries

When asked about the recent spree of injuries that have hurt India the most, former India captain Kapil Dev had a blunt reply.

Kapil Dev; Jasprit Bumrah
Kapil Dev; Jasprit Bumrah
Updated on Jan 23, 2023 09:27 AM IST

Kapil Dev's yorker on Kohli vs Tendulkar question: 'A player of that calibre…'

The question posed to Kapil was however vastly different from his answer. The former India all-rounder, was asked to choose between the long-standing debate of who's the better batter between Sachin and Kohli. And Kapil delivered just the perfect yorker in response to it.

Sachin Tendulkar; Kapil Dev; Virat Kohli
Sachin Tendulkar; Kapil Dev; Virat Kohli
Updated on Jan 22, 2023 02:08 PM IST

They shouldn't tell Hardik 'if you lose a series...': Kapil Dev warns selectors

Weighing in on the entire captaincy saga in Indian cricket, one of its greatest skippers of all time, Kapil Dev feels that if Hardik is the BCCI's long-term option, he needs to be backed to the hilt despite the all-rounder's errors.

Kapil Dev has a warning for the BCCI selectors regarding Hardik Pandya(PTI/Getty)
Kapil Dev has a warning for the BCCI selectors regarding Hardik Pandya(PTI/Getty)
Published on Jan 21, 2023 07:13 AM IST
By, New Delhi

'If your Man of the Match is dropped...': Kapil Dev after harsh Suryakumar call

While Suryakumar Yadav's scoring a century against Sri Lanka in the 2nd T20I didn't come as a surprise surprise, what happened in the next match certainly was. Fans and former cricketers alike were left shocked when India did not include SKY for their next game.

Kapil Dev was taken aback by Suryakumar Yadav's omission for the 1st and 2nd ODIs against Sri Lanka(PTI/AP)
Kapil Dev was taken aback by Suryakumar Yadav's omission for the 1st and 2nd ODIs against Sri Lanka(PTI/AP)
Updated on Jan 20, 2023 10:15 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Ashwin's reply to 'most successful all-rounder after Kapil Dev' question is gold

If there is one India all-rounder who has occasionally been associated with Kapil in terms of numbers, it's Ravichandran Ashwin.

R Ashwin has surpassed Kapil Dev's Test wickets record(PTI/Getty)
R Ashwin has surpassed Kapil Dev's Test wickets record(PTI/Getty)
Updated on Jan 09, 2023 11:15 PM IST
By, New Delhi

'Seen great players like Richards, Sachin, but he's once in a century batter'

The ultimate praise for a batter comes when one of the greatest players of all time holds one's name along with batters like Vivian Richards or Sachin Tendulkar or Virat Kohli.

Sachin Tendulkar; Kapil Dev; Viv Richards
Sachin Tendulkar; Kapil Dev; Viv Richards
Updated on Jan 09, 2023 01:32 PM IST

‘Is Rohit fit to lead India? I certainly think there's a big doubt': Kapil Dev

Legendary Indian cricketer Kapil Dev said there is no problem with Rohit Sharma's cricketing skills - he has been one of the pillars of Indian batting along with Virat Kohli in the last decade - but his fitness is a major concern. Kapil said he has serious doubts over the Indian captain's fitness.

Kapil Dev and Rohit Sharma
Kapil Dev and Rohit Sharma
Updated on Jan 07, 2023 07:10 PM IST

‘If you think Rohit, Kohli will win you World Cup, that’ll never happen': Kapil

The runs don't come as regularly as they used to from both of Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli's bats. India's 1983 World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev, therefore, said it will be better if India don't pin their hopes of winning the World Cup on Kohli and Rohit alone.

India's skipper Rohit Sharma and teammate Virat Kohli(ANI)
India's skipper Rohit Sharma and teammate Virat Kohli(ANI)
Published on Jan 03, 2023 10:16 AM IST

‘Can easily afford driver…’: Kapil Dev's emotional reaction to Pant's car crash

India's legendary former captain Kapil Dev reacted to Rishabh Pant's car accident on Friday morning, that left the wicketkeeper-batter with multiple injuries.

Rishabh Pant; Kapil Dev(File)
Rishabh Pant; Kapil Dev(File)
Updated on Jan 02, 2023 11:13 AM IST

Lyon shatters Ashwin's Test record, equals Kapil Dev with match-winning show

Not only did he prove his doubters wrong, he bounced back in style to find a spot among the top-10 wicket-takers before shattering Ashwin's record with a match-winning show against West Indies.

R Ashwin; Nathan Lyon; Kapil Dev
R Ashwin; Nathan Lyon; Kapil Dev
Published on Dec 04, 2022 05:17 PM IST

Washington Sundar breaks Raina's long-standing record, goes past Kapil Dev

With his blazing strike rate, Washington broke former India all-rounder Suresh Raina's record of hitting fastest 30+ score in ODI by an Indian player on New Zealand soil.

Washington Sundar broke former India all-rounder Suresh Raina's record of hitting fastest 30+ score in ODI by an Indian player on New Zealand soil. (twitter)
Washington Sundar broke former India all-rounder Suresh Raina's record of hitting fastest 30+ score in ODI by an Indian player on New Zealand soil. (twitter)
Updated on Nov 25, 2022 02:53 PM IST

'I remember when Kapil Dev was captain...': Shastri on Hardik as India skipper

Ahead of the start of the series, former India head coach Ravi Shastri revealed what would be the impact of having Hardik as the captain.

Ravi Shastri; Hardik Pandya; Kapil Dev
Ravi Shastri; Hardik Pandya; Kapil Dev
Published on Nov 18, 2022 12:02 PM IST

'Yes, India are chokers. There is no denying it': Kapil Dev's unfiltered verdict

When it comes to expressing his emotions or thoughts, Kapil Dev is as raw as they come. Following India's ouster from the tournament after a humiliating 10-wicket defeat has triggered Kapil to an extent that he labelled the Indian team with the dreaded 'C' word.

Kapil Dev did not mince words(Getty/AP)
Kapil Dev did not mince words(Getty/AP)
Updated on Nov 11, 2022 09:31 PM IST
By, New Delhi

'Unhe wicket lete huye sharam aa rahi thi. Was hiding his face': Kapil on Ashwin

Former India captain Kapil Dev is not convinced of R Ashwin's abilities in T20I cricket.

Kapil Dev had a hot take on R Ashwin and his form in the T20 World Cup(Getty/Screengrab)
Kapil Dev had a hot take on R Ashwin and his form in the T20 World Cup(Getty/Screengrab)
Updated on Nov 07, 2022 04:16 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Romi Bhatia tells Huma, Sonakshi Double XL reminded her of being body-shamed

Cricketer Kapil Dev's wife Romi Bhatia watched Double XL at a special screening and opened up to Huma Qureshi and Sonakshi Sinha about how the film reminded her of her own traumatic experiences of being body-shamed.

Romi Bhatia, wife of Kapil Dev, has said that watching Double XL reminded her of the time she was body-shamed as a young woman.
Romi Bhatia, wife of Kapil Dev, has said that watching Double XL reminded her of the time she was body-shamed as a young woman.
Published on Nov 03, 2022 05:58 PM IST

'You could see 75% of all 3 stumps, still missed': Kapil slams India's fielding

Many feel Virat Kohli's fumbled proved to be the turning point of the match as Markram and Miller scored fine half-centuries to take South Africa home, but former India captain Kapil Dev believes that average batting, along with poor fielding was what cost India dearly.

Kapil Dev was highly critical of India's fielding against South Africa(Getty/ANI)
Kapil Dev was highly critical of India's fielding against South Africa(Getty/ANI)
Updated on Nov 01, 2022 06:13 PM IST
By, New Delhi

'We need Pant. I felt Karthik would get the job done but...': Kapil on IND vs SA

Ahead of India's fixture against South Africa in Perth on Sunday, former captain Kapil Dev believes that Pant needs to get a look-in given Karthik's questionable wicket-keeping.

Kapil Dev wants Rishabh Pant in India's Playing XI(Getty/ANI)
Kapil Dev wants Rishabh Pant in India's Playing XI(Getty/ANI)
Updated on Oct 30, 2022 01:17 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Afternoon brief: Jaishankar recalls Mumbai terror attack at anti terror meet

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Foreign minister S Jaishankar on Friday said the task of bringing the perpetrators of the 26/11 Mumbai attack remains unfinished.(ANI)
Foreign minister S Jaishankar on Friday said the task of bringing the perpetrators of the 26/11 Mumbai attack remains unfinished.(ANI)
Updated on Oct 28, 2022 01:49 PM IST

'Loopholes visible...': Kapil points out India's 'shortcomings' in T20 World Cup

Despite the win, former India captain Kapil Dev has shot an alarming warning to Rohit and Co. ahead of the next tie against South Africa in Perth on Sunday.

Will Rohit Sharma pay attention to Kapil Dev's pointers?(HT/Getty)
Will Rohit Sharma pay attention to Kapil Dev's pointers?(HT/Getty)
Published on Oct 28, 2022 09:14 AM IST

‘No one ever thought Suryakumar Yadav will be an impact player’: Kapil Dev

Legendary India cricketer Kapil Dev said very few thought Suryakumar Yadav will develop into an impact player like this but currently, an Indian team without him is 'unthinkable'.

India's Suryakumar Yadav in action during the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 Super 12 Group 2 match between India and Pakistan(ANI)
India's Suryakumar Yadav in action during the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 Super 12 Group 2 match between India and Pakistan(ANI)
Updated on Oct 25, 2022 10:56 AM IST

'No comparison between Shami and Shaheen Afridi, one is miles ahead': Kapil Dev

Can Shami and Shaheen be the deciding factors in India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup match? If yes then who holds the edge? Former India captain Kapil Dev said one shouldn't draw comparisons between the two as the Pakistan left-arm seamer is miles ahead on current form.

Mohammed Shami and Shaheen Shah Afridi
Mohammed Shami and Shaheen Shah Afridi
Updated on Oct 23, 2022 12:48 PM IST

Kapil Dev: Just 30% chance of India making it to the last four

The 1983 World Cup-winning skipper believes all-rounders will be vital for the performance of India at the T20 World Cup and beyond

Team India during a T20 World Cup warm-up match.(AP)
Team India during a T20 World Cup warm-up match.(AP)
Published on Oct 18, 2022 11:42 PM IST

'Immature, nonsense': Kapil lambasted for mocking mental health in viral video

Legendary India captain Kapil Dev, in a viral video, made a statement on ‘pressure' and 'deperession’ being ‘American words’, but fans were left angered as they felt that the former cricketer was rather mocking mental health.

Kapil Dev(PTI)
Kapil Dev(PTI)
Updated on Oct 10, 2022 07:32 AM IST

'Don't play in IPL if you...': Kapil's blunt advice to players ahead of T20 WC

Addressing an audience, legendary cricketer Kapil Dev shared his views on how demanding competitive cricket has become in the modern era.

Former Indian cricketer Kapil Dev speaks during the felicitation ceremony at Taj Palace, in New Delhi on Friday. (ANI Photo)(ANI)
Former Indian cricketer Kapil Dev speaks during the felicitation ceremony at Taj Palace, in New Delhi on Friday. (ANI Photo)(ANI)
Updated on Oct 09, 2022 01:51 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Watch: MS Dhoni spotted enjoying golf with legendary Kapil Dev; video goes viral

Dhoni was last seen in action during the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He quit as all-format India captain in 2017 but has remained Chennai Super Kings' mainstay and game-changer as a leader.

MS Dhoni (L) and Kapil Dev(Twitter)
MS Dhoni (L) and Kapil Dev(Twitter)
Published on Sep 30, 2022 04:13 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Kapil Dev's blunt take on 'Spirit of Cricket' debate after Deepti Sharma run-out

India legend Kapil Dev too joined the 'Spirit of Cricket' debate on Monday as he took to Instagram to give his verdict.

Deepti Sharma; Kapil Dev
Deepti Sharma; Kapil Dev
Updated on Sep 26, 2022 08:13 PM IST

'Kaps, we need to talk': India great on convincing Kapil Dev to retire

Kapil ended his legendary 16-year-long career in 1994, but the last one year, his bowling lacked the sharpness, the teeth that once made one of the best quicks in the world.

The BCCI selectors faced a tricky situation as Kapil Dev neared the end of his career(Getty)
The BCCI selectors faced a tricky situation as Kapil Dev neared the end of his career(Getty)
Published on Sep 20, 2022 07:03 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Watch: Dhoni, Kapil Dev spotted during Sinner vs Alcaraz US Open tie

During the incredible encounter at Flushing Meadows, there was a little moment of joy for the Indian fans and cricket lovers at the venue when the camera panned to two former cricket World Cup-winning captains from India, MS Dhoni and Kapil Dev.

MS Dhoni, Kapil Dev spotted in Arthur Ashe
MS Dhoni, Kapil Dev spotted in Arthur Ashe
Published on Sep 09, 2022 01:23 PM IST

'We can only sit here and discuss. But...': Kapil Dev's reply to Pakistan anchor

The former Indian captain opened up on India's big playing XI decision during the side's first game against Pakistan.

Kapil Dev; Rohit Sharma (front) with Virat Kohli(File/ANI)
Kapil Dev; Rohit Sharma (front) with Virat Kohli(File/ANI)
Published on Sep 04, 2022 10:51 AM IST
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