BH CORRESPONDENT, New Delhi: Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev underwent an angioplasty on Friday morning at a Delhi hospital after he suffered a heart attack. He is said to be stable now. As soon as the news spread, several sports personalities wished the legendary cricketer speedy recovery.
Virat Kohli wrote, “Praying for your speedy recovery. 🙏🏻 Get well soon paaji. @therealkapildev.”
Praying for your speedy recovery. 🙏🏻 Get well soon paaji. @therealkapildev
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) October 23, 2020
My prayers are with you 🙏 hope you get well soon #Kapildev paji
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) October 23, 2020
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor wrote, “Concerned to learn that the legendary #KapilDev has suffered a heart attack & is in hospital. His mighty heart won many a battle for India. Wishing him the very best in winning this one too.”
Cricketer Kirti Azad tweeted, “The big hearted #Kapildev our captain, with a never say die attitude, has recovered. For this mighty giant of Indian cricket nothing is impossible. The invincible @therealkapildev is a great friend and super human being. Captain, Looking forward for a meal together soon.”
Take care @therealkapildev! Praying for your quick recovery. Get well soon Paaji. 🙏🏼
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) October 23, 2020
The first World Cup winning Indian cricket captain has picked up 434 wickets and 253 wickets in Test cricket. He was the first to go past the figure of 400 wickets in tests.