Richie Richardson

  • Richardson anticipating West Indies domination in Test series 4 days ago

    Basseterre: West Indies team manager Richie Richardson has backed the regional side to use the momentum from the successful one-day series and also dominate Bangladesh in the upcoming Test series. The hosts swept the three-match one-day series convincingly and will now turn their attention to the longer format, with matches scheduled...
  • Former cricketers Roberts, Ambrose and Richardson knighted March 1, 2014

    St. John's: Former West Indies fast bowlers Andy Roberts and Curtly Ambrose and former captain and batsman Richie Richardson were knighted during the first One-Day International (ODI) between the West Indies and England here. Roberts, Ambrose and Richardson received their knighthood at a presentation during the lunch interval of the game...
  • Roberts, Richardson and Ambrose to be knighted February 25, 2014

    St. John's (Antigua): Three West Indies cricket legends are to be knighted during the first one-day international between England and the West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium here on Friday, media reports said. Former fast bowlers Andy Roberts and Curtly Ambrose and former West Indies captain and batsman Richie...
  • Disappointed at West Indies Test performance: Richardson November 20, 2013

    Kochi: Former West Indies player Richie Richardson on Wednesday said he was disappointed with his team's dismal performance in the two-match Test series, which went in India's favour. Richardson, the team's operational manager, however expressed optimism that the visitors would do well in the one-dayers. "I am disappointed with the results...
  • We are here to play tough cricket, says Richardson November 5, 2013

    Kolkata: The entire nation might be celebrating Sachin Tendulkar's upcoming farewell series but former West Indies captain and team's cricket manager Richie Richardson had a word of caution for the hosts stating that the Caribbeans are here to "play hard cricket". "We're happy to be here and celebrate Sachin Tendulkar's farewell...
  • Tendulkar will have to earn every run: Richie Richardson October 29, 2013

    Kolkata: West Indies players felt privileged to have been invited for Sachin Tendulkar's farewell series but they would not give any inch to the veteran batsman and he will have to earn his runs, former Windies player and now team's operation manager Richie Richardson said on Tuesday. "First of all we...
  • 'Windies capable of being the champions again' November 6, 2012

    Dhaka: Manager of the West Indies cricket team Richie Richardson says the regional side wants to continue building on recent improvements during their tour of Bangladesh over the next few weeks. The West Indies legend says winning the ICC World Twenty20 Tournament last month was a step in the right direction,...
  • Richards was more fearful than Gayle: Richardson October 4, 2012

    Colombo: He has closely watched Chris Gayle evolve as one of the most destructive batsmen in the current era but former West Indies captain Richie Richardson maintains that Sir Vivian Richards was "far more feared by bowlers" than the Jamaican opener. "Both (Gayle and Richards) have had significant effect on bowlers...
  • West Indies team on the right track: Gibson August 10, 2012

    Kingston, Jamaica: West Indies team manager Richie Richardson and head coach Ottis Gibson have praised their side for their hard work after beating New Zealand 2-0 in the recent Test series. The Windies wrapped up the two-match series against the Black Caps on Sunday with a second win, adding to their...
  • WI keen to bounce back to winning ways June 29, 2012

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida: West Indies team manager Richie Richardson said the under-fire Caribbean side was anxious to rebound from their wretched tour of England by beating New Zealand in the two-match Twenty20 series here over the weekend. West Indies failed to beat England in a single match on a tough two-month...
  • Sehwag played exceptionally well: Richardson December 8, 2011

    Indore: Former West Indies captain Richie Richardson termed Virender Sehwag's historic 219 as an "exceptional knock." "Sehwag played exceptionally well. It was a flat wicket. Even though Sehwag batted so well, I thought if one or two of our batsmen could stick in, we could get to that total. But it...
  • 'West Indies need to bat like the Indians' November 15, 2011

    Kolkata: Buried under a pile of runs, West Indies will have to take a cue from the way India batted and stay positive for the remaining three days of the ongoing second Test in Kolkata, visiting team manager Richie Richardson said on Tuesday. In reply to India's massive 631-7 declared, the...
  • India, WI back use of floodlights in Tests November 15, 2011

    Kolkata: With bad light robbing the teams off an hour and nine minutes of play on the second day of the second Test at the Eden Gardens, both the Indian and West Indian players have vouched for the use of floodlights in the longer version of the game if necessary. Former...