Kapil Dev Biography in english pdf download

Welcome to this website. Kapil Dev is an Indian former Cricketer. His Role of India Team was as a Batting All rounder. He is the Best All rounder in the World and India Team. His Batting Style Right Handed Bat. His Bowling Style Right-arm fast-medium. He was a hard-hitting middle-order batsman. He was the most successful All Rounder in the India Team. He is the first Indian captain who won the world cup in 1983. He Captained India From 1982 to 1987. 

Kapil Dev Biography:

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Today I want to tell little words about the Kapil Dev biography in the English Language. Wikipedia has also given very good information about Kapil Dev. Kapil Dev was born 6th January, 1959 (Age 63 years), Chandigarh, East Punjab, India. His height was 6 feet (183 cm). His Full name was Kapil Dev Ramlal Nikhanj. His Nickname was The Haryana Hurricane, Kapil Paaji & Kaps.  

Family Information:

Kapil Dev Father’s name was Ram lal Nikhanj. His Mother’s name was Raj Kumari Lajwanti. His siblings were Ramesh Nikhanj & Bhushan Nikhanj. His wife’s name was Romi Bhatia. He married in 1980. He has only one child. His Children’s name was Amiya Dev. 

Kapil Dev Debut & Last match Detail:

I Want to tell the Cricket Fans that Kapil Dev is not Currently Playing for India National Team. There is Bad news for India Team and for cricket Fans that Kapil Dev has taken retirement in 1994. 

Sr.noFormat NameDebut DateAgainst Team nameVenue name
1T20INot PlayedNot PlayedNot Played
2TEST16th October 1978PakistanIqbal Stadium
3ODI1st October 1978PakistanAyub National Stadium
4IPLNot PlayedNot PlayedNot Played
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Sr.noFormat NameLast Match DateAgainst Team nameVenue name
1T20INot PlayedNot PlayedNot Played
2TEST19th March 1994New ZealandSeddon Park
3ODI17th October 1994West IndiesNahar Singh Stadium
4IPLNot PlayedNot PlayedNot Played

Once Again Kapil Dev is not Currently Playing & has taken retirement in 1994. He Played his Test debut Match against Pakistan on 16th October 1978 at Iqbal Stadium & he played his last Test match against New Zealand on 19th March 1994 at Seddon Park. He played his ODIs debut match against Pakistan on 1st October 1978 at Ayub National Stadium & he played his last ODI match against West Indies on 17th October 1994 at Nahar Singh Stadium. 

He has retired from the Test & Odi. His role in the India team is Batting Allrounder. His batting style is Right handed batsman. His bowling style is Right-arm fast-medium. 

Kapil Dev Career Details:-

Matches 131              225               00
Not Out153900

Table Information:

Kapil Dev has played a total of 356 Matches (131 in TEST & 225 in ODI) in his International Matches. He has Played the most ODI matches. His Total Runs is 9,031 (5,248 in TEST & 3,783 in ODI)in his International Runs. He has hit the most Runs in the TEST format. His best Average Score in TEST is 31.05. He has the best strike rate of 95.07 in ODI.

His Highest score is 163 in TEST & 175 in ODI. Kapil Dev’s highest score is 175 in an ODI Matches. He has hit a total of 878 Boundaries ( 587 boundaries in TEST & 291 boundaries in ODI) in his International career. He has scored the most boundaries in the TEST format is 587. He has hit a total of 128 Sixes (61 Sixes in TEST & 67 sixes in ODI) in his International Career. His Hit Total 41 Fifties (27 Fifties in TEST & 14 Fifties in ODI) in his International Career. His Hit Total 9 Centuries (8 Centuries in TEST & 1 Centuries in ODI) in his International Centuries. 

He has a total 1,295 maiden over (1,060 maiden over in TEST & 235 maiden over in ODI) in his International Career. Kapil Dev has taken 687 wickets (434 wickets in TEST & 253 wickets in ODI) in his International Wickets. He has taken the most wickets in the TEST format with 434 wickets. His best Economy was 2.78 in TEST format. His Total 4w per Match is 20 times ( 17 times in TEST & 3 times in ODI) in his International Career. His Total 5w per Match is 24 times ( 23 times in TEST & 1 times in ODI).

His Total 10w per Match is 2 times in TEST. According to the chart the full form of BBI:- Best Bowling In Innings & the full form of BBM:- Best Bowling In Match. His BBI was 9/83 in TEST & 5/43 in ODI. His Best BBI was 9/83 in TEST. His BBM was 11/146 in TEST & 5/43 in ODI.

International Information:

Kapil Dev has captained the Indian Cricket Team that won the 1983 Cricket world cup, and in the process became the first captain to win the cricket world cup, and is still the youngest captain at the Age of 24 Years to win the world cup for any team. He retired in 1994, he had a world record for taking most wickets in Test cricket.

At that time, he had become India’s highest wicket-taker in Tests and ODI. West Indies were double contenders in the 1983 world cup, but gave a befitting reply in India. He was the first player to take 200 wickets in ODI. He is the only player in the History of cricket who has taken more than 400 wickets (434) and also scored 5,000 Runs, Making him one of the greatest All Rounders in the history of cricket.

He is the Most successful All Rounder in the India Team. He was the coach of the Indian National Team between September 1999 and September 2000. He Received different-different awards like:- Padma Shri in 1982 and padma bhushan in 1991…etc. India v/s Zimbabwe match in the 1983 world cup that was the condition of India at the time, 17/5 wickets but the Kapil dev came on the pitch single-handedly hitting a score of 175 this is a milestone score and took India to a respectable score and that match India won by 31 Runs.

He Captained India From 1982 to 1987. Kapil Dev is a name synonymous with Indian Cricket. It was under Kapil Dev that India took that huge step towards becoming a cricketing powerhouse by winning the 1983 World cup, beating the odds against the mighty West Indies in the final.

He was the 21st Captain of the Indian National Team. During the 1983 World Cup, everyone felt that West Indies was going to win this world cup as well, but India’s Captain Kapil Dev was determined that howsoever India wants to win this world cup and he has shown it too.

Net Worth & Salary:

Kapil Dev Net worth was $30 Million (Indian Currency was ₹ 220 Crore). His Monthly Income And Salary was ₹ 1 Crore+ & Yearly Income was ₹ 12 Crore +.

Kapil Dev Assets:

Kapil Dev assets include a luxurious house in Chandigarh. He owns different businesses across the country, A Restaurant in Chandigarh and in Patan viz as “Captain’s Eleven” and a hotel in Chandigarh as “Kaptain’s Retreat Hotel”.

 Kapil Dev Cars Collection:
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  • Jeep Compass
  • Mercedes Benz GLS 350d
  • Porsche Panamera
  • Toyota Fourtuner
  • And Other Cars.

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