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Match Day

578dPartab Ramchand

Lord's 1983 - 17 years later

After recalling one of the most deplorable chapters in Indian cricket only yesterday, I am happy to go down memory lane again today and cover a much more pleasant episode

738dAyaz Memon

The summer it all changed

The 1983 World Cup was a journey of self-discovery not just for India, but for a sportswriter whose career gamble was vindicated after the final

739dKamran Abbasi

Kapil gets Viv

The catch in the 1983 final that brought down a titan, and made Indian cricket's most unlikely achievement possible

740dJayaditya Gupta

Amarnath ambles to glory

Amiable, apologetic, lazy, relaxed Mohinder Amarnath put in a Man-of-the-Match performance in the 1983 World Cup final

742dRajdeep Sardesai

The year we grew up

Being at India's first World Cup win and watching the uninhibited celebrations that followed was an unforgettable experience for an 18-year-old

721dSamir Chopra

When an editor ate his words

India's World Cup victory in 1983 prompted some unforgettable banter between their manager and a magazine editor

738dESPNcricinfo staff

The joker in the pack

Unassuming, undemonstrative Jimmy turned the 1983 semi-final and final India's way

605dJamie Alter

That catch, that inswinger

Kapil picks up Viv, Sandhu deceives Greendige... and other key moments that turned the 1983 World Cup final India's way

631dAyaz Memon

Eighty-three once more

A look back at the magical, surreal summer that ended with Kapil Dev raising aloft the World Cup

639dSambit Bal

Kapil's magic grab

How a running catch changed a World Cup final, and possibly even the game

638dJayaditya Gupta

Mohinder ambles to glory

Amiable, apologetic, lazy, relaxed - Mohinder Amarnath was all of those, yet put in a Man-of-the-Match performance in the 1983 World Cup final

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India stun the world

How the rank outsiders who had won only one match in their previous two World Cups dethroned the mightiest outfit of the day on the biggest stage

736dKamran Abbasi

Kapil gets Viv

The catch that made India's World Cup win possible