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Virender Sehwag, VVS Laxman lead tributes as India remember 1983 World Cup victory

Hindustan Times – The date June 25, 1983 is quite special for Indian cricket.

Summary

  • The date June 25, 1983 is quite special for Indian cricket.
  • It was on this day that the Kapil Dev-led team defeated West Indies by 43 runs to clinch their maiden ICC World Cup title at the prestigious Lord’s cricket ground.
  • Andy Roberts was the wrecker-in-chief for the two-time champions West Indies as he claimed three wickets.


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