India’s ex-All-rounder and World cup winning captain Kapil Dev are all set to represent India in another sport. It is none another than the royal game, Golf in Asia Pacific Seniors 2018.
Kapil Dev is also famous with the name of Haryana Hurrican for his swing bowling. India’s most successful All-Rounder had recently taken part in All India Senior Tournament organized at the JP Greens Golf Course in Noida in July. Where he finished 3rd in the competition.
Legendary cricketer, Kapil Dev had revenue his new journey in Golf in back 2015. He said while remembering his first instance with the royal game.
“A friend of mine called me to play golf and I told him, ‘I don’t want to go out and play in public, after cricket.’ He said that after the first hole nobody will see you, you will be far inside with only your caddie and four friends,”
The 59-year-old sportsperson will be seen alongside Rishi Narain (winner of the senior National 2018) and Amit Luthra (the winner of Senior National 2015) in the upcoming Tournament. ‘
Kapil Dev will be looking forward to immaculate his Cricket success in the Golf by winning a medal in the tournament.
Perhaps it is to be noted that Kapil Dev will represent India after 24 years of retirement from Cricket.
Kapil Dev hock with Golf stick reminds me his slog with the cricket bat. Equipment may be changed but the style of playing shot remains the same forever.
Note: The competition is scheduled to take place on 17 October 2018