All-rounder Kapil Dev was named as the Wisden Indian

Cricketer of the Century at an awards dinner in London

on Tuesday. The former leading wicket-taker in Test

cricket got the nod over fellow contenders Sachin

Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar.

The event was televised exclusively on ZEE TV last night

and included the finest stars of the cricketing world.

Many visitors to ZEE UK have been enquiring about a

repeat of the show, please rest assure that the event

will be repeated again on ZEE TV soon.

Other winners:

Greatest batting performance: VVS Laxman, 281 v

Australia, Calcutta 2001

Greatest bowling performance: Bhagwat Chandrasekhar,

6-38 v England, The Oval, 1971

Indian team of the century: 1985 World Championship

Side Spirit of Cricket: Gundappa Vishwanath

Special Achievement Award: Mushtaq Ali