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Ran­veer Singh has started pre­par­ing for sports drama "83". The ac­tor took to on In­sta­gram share a glimpse of him­self prac­tis­ing at the nets for the film, to be di­rected by Kabir Khan.

"And the glo­ri­ous jour­ney be­gins... #83 #kapildev @83the­film #bal­winder­s­ingh­sandhu @kabirkhankk," Singh posted the photo on Satur­day.

"83" will chron­i­cle In­dia's win un­der Dev's cap­tain­ship, when the Men in Blue de­feated West In­dies in the fi­nal to clinch their first-ever World Cup tro­phy in 1983.

The ac­tor will play for­mer In­dian cricket skip­per Kapil Dev in the film. For­mer In­dian Test crick­eter Bal­winder Singh Sandhu is train­ing Singh for the role.

"Train­ing be­gins... #83 #kapildev @ran­veers­ingh @83the­film #bal­winder­s­ingh­sandhu," Khan wrote on so­cial me­dia.

Touted as the "big­gest sports film" of the coun­try, the film slated to be re­leased on April 10, 2020.

Ran­veer, who is cur­rently bask­ing in the suc­cess of "Simmba", has an­other re­lease ready in "Gully Boy", which hits the screens on Fe­bru­ary 14. - PTI

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