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Kapil Dev picks players in his ‘Kapil XI Team’

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In a recent interaction with the Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia on her show, “No Filter Neha” Saavn original podcast, Kapi Dev was asked to select the members for his cricket team. The former cricketer said there may be differences with respect to test and ODI team selection. He also revealed the names of the players on the show and they are as follows:

1. Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Leadership, strategy, batting, wicket-keeping – you name it, this man has done it! It was under his extraordinary captaincy, India had lifted the 2011 World Cup. Not to mention that six in the last ball, such an all-time goosebumps moment.

While everyone keeps guessing his strategy or next move, Mr. cool would have already hit it off with his helicopter shot. In the 350 ODIs that he has played, he has scored 10773 runs with an average of 50.58. He also holds the record for the most stumpings in ODI format.