Sport360 – Batting great Sunil Gavaskar has not taken too kindly to all-rounder Hardik Pandya being compared to India’s 1983 World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev.

Summary

  • Batting great Sunil Gavaskar has not taken too kindly to all-rounder Hardik Pandya being compared to India’s 1983 World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev.
  • Pandya, who is performing for the role of a seaming all-rounder for India in the ongoing Test series against England, has been compared to the legendary Indian all-rounder ever since he made his international debut.
  • Pandya was the second highest run-scorer for India in the Edgbaston Test with his two innings combined fetching a total of 53 runs.
  • Gavaskar believes that Kapil Dev is a once-in-a-generation player.
  • While commenting on India’s batting woes, Gavaskar was tore into opener Shikhar Dhawan over the manner of his dismissals.

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