Legendary India captain Kapil Dev, in a viral video, made a statement on ‘pressure' and 'depression’ being ‘American words’, but fans were left angered as they felt that the former cricketer was rather mocking mental health.

Playing cricket at the highest stage remains the ultimate dream for all players. Representing one's country and donning the national jersey is a moment of pride for all budding cricketers

But it comes at a price. With the viewership of cricket increasing by the day, the margin of error for cricketers begins to lessen

Adding more pressure on cricketers with social media being the platform where players are often targetted

The constant need to maintain consistency with the presence of competition within the team and also with cricket calendars getting tighter by the day

Players hence have often complained about the pressure of playing cricket at the highest level. Legendary India captain Kapil Dev on Sunday made a statement on the very same.

But fans were left angered as they felt that the former cricketer was rather mocking mental health.

Kapil Dev played131 Tests and 225 ODIs in his illustrious career and led India to their very first World Cup haul back in 1983

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