About the Book: Miracle Men : The Off The Record Story Of The 1983 World Cup
The year was 1983 and Team India was in its first-ever World Cup final. They
were the minnows of the cricketing world - so much so that the bookmakers were
offering 66:1 against India winning the title.
Yet, despite the odds stacked against them, Kapil Dev's inspirational captaincy
took a bunch of no-hopers to World Cup glory. As Dev held the trophy in his
hands on 25 June that year, India ushered in an era during which cricket would
go on to dominate all sporting activity in the country and