Kapil Dev Profile

Kapil Dev

Birth Name : Kapil Dev Ramlal Nikhanj

Date of birth : 06/01/1959

Place of birth : Chandigarh, Punjab, India

Category : Cricket

Kapil Dev is a former Indian cricketer. He captained the Indian cricket team which won the 1983 Cricket World Cup. His Actual name is 'Kapil Dev Ramlal Nikhanj' born on January 6, 1959 at Chandigarh, ... Read More

Kapil Dev Profile

Actual Name: Kapil Dev Ramlal Nikhanj

Name: Kapil Dev

Birth Date: January 6, 1959

Birth Place: Chandigarh, Punjab, India

Father: Ram Lal Nikhanj

Mother: Raj Kumari

Spouse: Romi Bhatia

Chidren: Amiya Dev

Batting style: Right-handed

Bowling style: Right arm

Role: All-rounder

Major Team: India, Haryana, Northamptonshire, Worcestershire

Test Debut: 16 October 1978 v Pakistan

Last Test: 19 March 1994 v New Zealand

ODI Debut: 1 October 1978 v Pakistan

Last ODI: 17 October 1994 v West Indies

Career Statistics

Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 132 225 275 309
Runs scored 5248 3783 11356 5461
Batting average 31.05 23.79 32.91 24.59
100s/50s 8/27 1/14 18/56 2/23
Top score 163 175* 193 175*
Balls bowled 27740 11202 48853 14947
Wickets 434 253 835 335
Bowling average 29.64 27.45 27.09 27.34
5 wickets in innings 23 1 39 2
10 wickets in match 2 N/A 3 N/A
Best bowling 9/83 5/43 9/83 5/43
Catches/stumpings 64/– 71/– 192/– 99/–

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  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Thu - 20th Apr, 2017
    RT @virendersehwag: Kahin bhi kisi #FaujiKoDekhoSaluteThoko , great way to honour the true heroes of the country. https://t.co/z6qbJ2gzb3
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Wed - 19th Apr, 2017
    RT @LivingFoodz: Rendezvous with Sandeep Patil on #TasteMatch as he invites two cricket legends, @therealkapildev & Kirti Azad! Tune in thi…
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Wed - 19th Apr, 2017
    RT @LivingFoodz: Curious to know about @therealkapildev's latest win? Watch #TasteMatch tonight at 8 pm! https://t.co/arXeW06js8
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Wed - 19th Apr, 2017
    RT @LivingFoodz: Watch @therealkapildev and @KirtiAzadMP try their hands on something new in Sandeep Patil’s kitchen on #TasteMatch https:/…
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Wed - 19th Apr, 2017
    RT @LivingFoodz: .@therealkapildev- the legend who brought our first World cup home is on #TasteMatch! Watch his fun camaraderie with host…
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Wed - 19th Apr, 2017
    RT @hotstartweets: Did @therealkapildev 'chill' after matches in the yesteryear? Here's his take on off-the-field fun on #hotstarinsider! #…
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Thu - 6th Apr, 2017
    RT @hotstartweets: We bumped into @therealkapildev & spoke about a "Kapil" of things. Watch #VivoIPLonHotstar: https://t.co/JHyXl50l2w #hot…
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Tue - 28th Mar, 2017
    RT @jatinsapru: While me & @MayantiLanger_B didn't score a run or take a wicket, thank u for appreciating our performance too!👏🏻🙏🏻#KentCric…
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Tue - 28th Mar, 2017
    Indian team Tussi great ho...cha gaye !!
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Tue - 28th Mar, 2017
    Well fought victory !! Congratulations @anilkumble1074 @imVkohli for a great series win. Makes me and the whole nation proud.
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Wed - 15th Mar, 2017
    RT @VVSLaxman281: Sixteen Years have quickly passed but it feels like it happened just yesterday😊Memorable match & series for all the playe…
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Tue - 7th Mar, 2017
    Also, it was so disappointing seeing Australian team's captain behaviour on field today. Totally against the spirit of this game.
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Tue - 7th Mar, 2017
    Best victory in recent times. Congratulations @imVkohli @ImIshant @ashwinravi99 @y_umesh @ajinkyarahane88 @imjadeja. So proud #INDvsAUS
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Thu - 23rd Feb, 2017
    RT @cricketaakash: Can't thank @therealkapildev enough for releasing #NumbersDoLie and sharing great stories/insights. Will share the excer…
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Thu - 2nd Feb, 2017
    Congratulations to @imVkohli and team for the T20 series win. Brilliant spell of bowling by @yuzi_chahal. Great going and all the best.
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Mon - 30th Jan, 2017
    In Jhajjar, that reminded me of Sehwag International School, @virendersehwag Viru would love to visit your school one day.
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Thu - 19th Jan, 2017
    One would pay to watch that #YuviDhoni P'ship. What a knock @YUVSTRONG12 you deserved it. Keep making the nation proud. #IndvsEng
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Tue - 17th Jan, 2017
    @RannvijaySingha Many Congratulations. Wish her a super happy and a healthy life, god bless you guys.
  • therealkapildev
    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Mon - 16th Jan, 2017
    RT @virendersehwag: 11 years ago, had the privilege to celebrate #PakistanKaBhootBanaya Diwas ! https://t.co/r9pmcbzohi
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    Kapil Dev @ therealkapildev
    Mon - 16th Jan, 2017
    RT @harbhajan_singh: A Bollywood dialog 4 England cricket team.Rishte mai hum tumhare baap lagte hai Naam hai virat kohli.captain leading f…

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