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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.