Kapil Dev unveils largest cricket bat at Chennai in attempt for Guinness World Record

Former Indian cricket team captain Kapil Dev unveiled the largest cricket bat at Chennai on Friday.

The bat was made using willow in accordance with the International Cricket Council (ICC) standards. The bat is measured over 51 feet and weighed 6.6 tons.

He presided over the event where a Guinness World Record was created at the Phoenix Marketcity and Palladium in Chennai. Kapil Dev is the first Indian captain to lift an ICC Cricket World Cup for the nation.