Ranveer Singh starrer 83 is an upcoming Sports drama film based on India’s iconic win in the 1983 Cricket World Cup.
Recently, Ranveer tweeted pictures of him training with the legendary Kapil Dev, in Dharamshala.
LEGEND!🏏👑 #KapilDev @83thefilm #blessed #journeybegins @kabirkhankk pic.twitter.com/N4VvjOWB93— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) April 6, 2019
He captioned the picture, ‘Becoming the Hurricane’, where the duo is seen wearing blue jerseys with ‘India’ written on them.
Becoming the Hurricane 🌪 #KapilDev #legend #journeybegins @83thefilm @kabirkhankk 🏏 pic.twitter.com/HM3XPY5VZ0— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) April 6, 2019
He uploaded a video where Kapil Sir is seen teaching him the legendary ‘Natraj shot’.
Workin’ the #NatrajShot 🏏with the Man Himself #KapilDev 👑 @83thefilm #Blessed #JourneyBegins @kabirkhankk pic.twitter.com/LfuG0hqQxO— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) April 6, 2019
Other than Ranveer Singh, the film features Jiiva, Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Saqib Saleem and Chirag Patil, reprising the Indian cricket team that won 1983 World Cup.
The excitement of the entire cast of 83 on getting to meet Kapil Sir is evident in this picture-
KAPILS DEVILS DESCEND ON DHARAMSHALA!!! 😈🏏 it’s on!!! @83thefilm @kabirkhankk pic.twitter.com/Gb9xkLgneM— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) April 3, 2019
Netizens are going gaga over this duo practicing together.
Real and Reel champions🔥— IncInk (@IndomitableRVS) April 6, 2019
Would you look at that smile! Like a kid in the candy store. 💙 Can’t wait for #83TheFilm 🙏🏾— Jeny. (@J3ny__) April 6, 2019
Two legends in one frame 😍— Aashna ♡ (@_aashnaa__) April 6, 2019
It looks very nice to see a superstar in Bollywood working with a living legend in cricket. All the best👍👍👍👍👍👍👍— Aary (@Aary85564339) April 6, 2019
wonderful pic! its so exciting seeing you transform into kapil dev! ❤️ all the best with the training! ❤️— RanveerxDeepika (@zara008) April 6, 2019
The exctitment in eyes , childlike smile , God Bless u ! Both have inspiring victories , cant wait to see it on screenn ❤❤— RS * 🐐 ᴳᵁᴸᴸᵞ ᴮᴼᵞ (@KingOfHearts_RS) April 6, 2019
Make Kapil paaji and 1983 team immortal— Purushottam Pradhan (@Purusho97543822) April 6, 2019
Wow I am watching the legendary shot continously from legendary mr kapil dev sir 🙏🙏🙏— Gaurav Kohli (@GauravK47414330) April 6, 2019
That Hands are Still Young!— Adi- ¡ñńôčëńť khįljï✊ (@Adi_Loud_Indian) April 6, 2019
Grace of Shot is still living in #KapilDev!#83TheFilm #relieve83
Ranveer singh with kapil dev combination ….blast😊😊😊😊🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏— ajay chawariya (@ajaychanwariya1) April 6, 2019
Here’s to reliving and revisiting the rush of the win.