Cricket World Cup 1983. Classic matches and memorable performances. Excerpts from Indra Vikram Singh’s book ‘The Big Book of World Cup Cricket’

Yash Pal Sharma

The champions slump to first World Cup defeat

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/the-champions-slump-to-first-world-cup-defeat

Duncan Fletcher

First-timers pull off a shock win

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/first-timers-pull-off-shock-win-in-the-cricket-world-cup-1983

Jeremy Coney

Kiwis snatch dramatic win over England off the penultimate delivery

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/kiwis-snatch-dramatic-win-over-england-off-the-penultimate-delivery-in-the-world-cup-1983

David Houghton

Hurricane Houghton wreaks mayhem on Australia

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/hurricane-houghton-wreaks-mayhem-on-australia-in-the-world-cup-1983

Winston Davis

Winston Davis’ astonishing spell destroys Australia

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/winston-davis-astonishing-spell-destroys-australia-in-the-world-cup-1983

Kapil Dev

Fantasy knock by Kapil Dev halts inspired Zimbabwe charge

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/sk-flashback-fantasy-knock-by-kapil-dev-halts-inspired-zimbabwe-charge-in-the-world-cup-1983

Asantha de Mel

Inspired Asantha de Mel carries the day for Sri Lanka in a shattering Kiwi defeat

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/sk-flashback-inspired-asantha-de-mel-carries-the-day-for-sri-lanka-in-a-shattering-kiwi-defeat-in-the-world-cup-1983

Mohinder Amarnath

A thrilling triumph for the underdogs

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/sk-flashback-a-thrilling-triumph-for-the-underdogs-in-the-world-cup-1983-final

“Our 1983 team had self-belief,” said Kapil Dev. Interview

https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/our-1983-team-had-self-belief-says-kapil-dev

(Author Indra Vikram Singh can be contacted on email singh_iv@hotmail.com).

Follow his blogs:  https://singhiv.wordpress.com/ https://indravikramsingh.blogspot.com/

The Big Book of World Cup Cricket 1975-2011

Published in India by Sporting Links

ISBN 978-81-901668-4-3 Available on Amazon at an attractive price https://www.amazon.in/dp/8190166840

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