Yashpal Sharma

Class of 83 loses its unsung hero 

Former India cricketer and national selector Yashpal Sharma (66) passed away on Tuesday sending shock waves in the cricketing fraternity in India.

published on : 14th July 2021

'Brave batsman, excellent fielder, nice human being': Srikkanth condoles Yashpal Sharma's death

Yashpal's six off Bob Willis, when that match was in the balance, tilted the momentum in favour of India and remains one of the everlasting memories of the 1983 World Cup.

published on : 13th July 2021

Team '83' pay tributes to World Cup hero Yashpal Sharma: History won't forget you

Sarna, who essays the role of Sharma in "'83", took to Instagram and shared pictures with the veteran during his preparation for the film.

published on : 13th July 2021

India's 1983 World Cup hero Yashpal Sharma dies of cardiac arrest 

He was known for his gutsy attitude and his stroke-filled half century in the semifinal against England in the 1983 campaign at Old Trafford will forever be etched in the public memory.

published on : 13th July 2021