“#OnThisDay in 1983: A historic day for the Indian cricket because the @therealkapildev -led #TeamIndia lifted the World Cup Trophy,” BCCI tweeted.
#OnThisDay in 1983: A historic day for the Indian cricket because the @therealkapildev-led #TeamIndia lifted the World… https://t.co/wNCygLkAXw
— BCCI (@BCCI) 1624591800000
Indian Premier League groups – Royal Challengers Bangalore, Rajasthan Royals, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Chennai Tremendous Kings, and Delhi Capitals additionally remembered the historic day when Kapil Dev-led India defeated two-time winners West Indies by 43 runs.
“There’s simply a lot pleasure that we as Indians really feel every time we have a look at this picture #OnThisDay in 1983, @therealkapildev and his #TeamIndia earned a particular place in cricketing historical past with a World Cup triumph at Lord’s,” Delhi Capitals tweeted whereas sharing the picture of Kapil Dev being introduced with the World Cup trophy.
There’s simply a lot pleasure that we as Indians really feel every time we have a look at this picture 💙🇮🇳#OnThisDay in 1983,… https://t.co/0ra6Uap1Wf
— Delhi Capitals (Keep Dwelling. Put on Double Masks😷) (@DelhiCapitals) 1624595400000
Batting first within the ultimate at Lords, India had been bowled out for 183 runs in 54.5 overs. Kris Srikkanth top-scored with 38. Contemplating the expertise within the Windies’ ranks, the entire regarded pretty chaseable, nonetheless, superb bowling by India’s assault helped skittle their opponents out for simply 140.
Mohinder Amarnath and Madan Lal had been the celebrities with the ball, taking three wickets apiece as India recorded a 43-run victory.