Both Amarnath and Lal had taken three wickets for India, while Sandhu claimed two. Amarnath was awarded the Man of the Match award for his all-round performance. There was no “Man of the Series” award in 1983.
Who was the Man of the Match in World Cup 1983?
Madan Lal dismissing the dangerous Richards proved to the turning point as Kapil Dev’s men went on to win the World Cup. In 39 Tests, Madan Lal took 71 wickets with 6/67 as his best match figures.
Who was the captain of India during the 1983 ODI World Cup?
1983 World Cup win recap: Kapil Dev will always be our captain, we were ready to die for him on the ground, say Balwinder Sandhu and Madan Lal.
Who is the highest run scorer from India in World Cup final 1983?
India opener Krishnamachari Srikkanth scored 156 runs at an average of 19.50 in the 1983 World Cup. Although he wasn’t scoring in bulk, Srikkanth’s vital 57-ball 38 helped India post a total of 183, which in the end proved to be match-winning. In fact, Srikkanth was the highest run-scorer in the final.
Who won 1983 World Cup?
On 25 June 1983, India under the leadership of legendary all-rounder Kapil Dev scripted history by winning the Prudential World Cup for the maiden time. Lord’s was the scene for India’s greatest cricketing triumph at the time, as they beat two-time winners West Indies by 43 runs to lift the coveted trophy.
How many matches did India lost in 1983 World Cup?
It was held from 9 to 25 June 1983 in England and Wales and was won by India. Eight countries participated in the event. England, India, Pakistan and West Indies qualified for the semi-finals.
1983 Cricket World Cup.
|Dates||9 June – 25 June|
|Champions||India (1st title)|
Who were the players in 1983 World Cup?
India’s 1983 World Cup Squad
|Player||Date of Birth||Age in 1983|
|Kapil Dev (C)||1/6/1959||24|
|Mohinder Amarnath (VC)||9/24/1950||32|
Was Sunil Gavaskar in 83 World Cup?
Legendary India opener Sunil Gavaskar had a rather lukewarm 1983 World Cup as he managed to score just 59 runs in six matches. In the final, the diminutive opener scored 2 off 12 balls and spent 14 minutes in the middle. … In 108 ODIs, the legendary batsman scored 3092 runs with an unbeaten 103 as his highest score.
How did Kapil Dev became captain?
Dev captained the Indian cricket team that won the 1983 Cricket World Cup, and in the process became first Indian captain to win the Cricket World Cup, and is still the youngest captain (at the age of 24) to win the World Cup for any team.
Who took most wickets in 1983 World Cup?
Roger Binny ended up as the highest wicket-taker for India in the 1983 World Cup with 18 wickets.
Who is the cricket king?
When did Kapil Dev score 175?
The 18th of June in the year 1983 was a very auspicious day in the history of Indian cricket as in Tunbridge Wells, the Men in Blue staged a miraculous recovery and the skipper Kapil Dev produced a splendid knock.