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Ranveer Singh in '83'. Image Credit: Supplied

Bollywood power couple Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone on Friday shared a glimpse of India’s “greatest story” as they unveiled the teaser of their upcoming film ‘83’.

The 59-second teaser opens up in a cricket stadium, with a match getting into a big turning point. There is an intense match between team India and West Indies. The iconic ground seems to be the Lords Cricket Ground where India won its first World Cup and made history.

The teaser ends with actor Singh, who plays the role of former Indian cricket captain Kapil Dev, waiting to catch the ball.

“The greatest Story. The greatest Glory. 83 RELEASING IN CINEMAS ON 24TH DEC, 2021, in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. Teaser out now. Trailer out on 30th Nov.#ThisIs83,” Singh wrote as the caption.

Also starring are Tahir Raj Bhasin, Jiiva, Saqib Saleem, Jatin Sarna, Chirag Patil, Dinker Sharma, Nishant Dahiya, Harrdy Sandhu, Sahil Khattar, Ammy Virk, Addinath Kothare, Dhairya Karwa, R Badree and Pankaj Tripathi.

Padukone will be seen playing Romi, Kapil Dev’s wife in the movie. She too shared the teaser and wrote: “The story behind India’s greatest victory! a83’ RELEASING IN CINEMAS ON 24TH DECEMBER, 2021! In Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam! Trailer out on 30th November, 2021.”

Directed by Kabir Khan, the film revolves around India’s historic 1983 World Cup win.

Reliance Entertainment and Phantom Films present ‘83, a Kabir Khan Films Production. A Reliance Entertainment and PVR Pictures release slated on December 24 in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam also in 3D.

Kamal Haasan’s Raajkamal Films International and Akkineni Nagarjuna’s Annapurna Studios join hands with Reliance Entertainment to present the Tamil and Telugu versions respectively of the film.