India Today – India – Sunil Gavaskar said Kapil Dev was the greatest Indian cricketer ever because he could change matches with bat and ball.

Summary

  • Sunil Gavaskar said Kapil Dev was the greatest Indian cricketer ever because he could change matches with bat and ball.
  • Kapil Dev was captain when India lifted the World Cup in 1983 at Lord’s and Gavaskar continues to be great friends with the legendary all-rounder.
  • Speaking at Salaam Cricket 2019, Sunil Gavaskar said Kapil Dev was the first real athlete in Indian cricket – Kapil, as is well known, is an avid golfer.
  • Shane Warne said Kapil Dev would have earned a lot of money had he been playing the Indian Premier League.
  • While Gavaskar picked 1983’s World Cup winning moment as his favourite, Shane Warne said his most memorable moment was in 1999 when Australia won their 2nd World Cup, also at Lord’s.


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