Vivian Richards

  • Taps, scissors and safety pins: Masaba Gupta opts for quirky motifs at WIFW 29-03-2014 02:47 PM

    New Delhi: Queen of prints Masaba Gupta took quirk to a new high with her latest autumn-winter line for Satya Paul with motifs ranging from tap, safety pins to pair of scissors. Based on the idea of deception, the collection didn't consist of the usual neons which is typical of...
  • Sachin Tendulkar better than Viv Richards, says Martin Crowe 15-03-2014 01:24 PM

    Mumbai: Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe has rated batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar higher than the West Indies legend Vivian Richards, saying that he admired the Indian veteran's footwork and his ability to keep things simple. "Viv was the best batsman I saw in my 14 years of playing Test...
  • Kevin Pietersen England's 'scapegoat', says Vivian Richards 06-03-2014 08:44 PM

    London: Kevin Pietersen has been made a "scapegoat" for England's Ashes humiliation in Australia, according to West Indies great Vivian Richards. England controversially axed their all-time leading run-scorer across all formats following a 5-0 series loss Down Under where he was their highest-scoring contributor with the bat. "You were looking...
  • Viv Richards statue unveiled in Antigua 01-03-2014 03:36 PM

    St. John's: Former West Indies cricket captain and Antigua national hero Sir Vivian Richards says he feels privileged to have a statue unveiled in his honour. The unveiling occurred at a ceremony here attended by a number of dignitaries including past cricketers. "It's not often you see impressions you think...
  • Virat Kohli equals Viv Richards, fastest to reach 5000 ODI runs 21-11-2013 08:27 PM

    Kochi: Virat Kohli continues to scale new peaks, with his 86 in the first ODI against West Indies here on Thursday putting him level with batting legend Vivian Richards as quickest to 5000 ODI runs. Both have done it in 114 innings. Kohli, needing 82 to enjoy the company of...
  • Richards, Warne invited for Sachin's 199th Test 29-10-2013 11:24 PM

    Kolkata: Cricketing legends Vivian Richards and Shane Warne have been invited for Sachin Tendulkar's 199th and penultimate Test match at the Eden Gardens Nov 6-10 featuring India and West Indies, the Cricket Association of Bengal said Tuesday. Confirmation is awaited from Richards - considered one of the most destructive batsmen...
  • Viv Richards predicts CPL to be a success 08-08-2013 02:28 PM

    Bridgetown: Legendary West Indies captain Sir Vivian Richards says he expects the Caribbean Premier T20 League (CPL) to be a success based on fans' response to the Barbados and Guyana legs of the inaugural tournament. Large crowds witnessed the three games at Kensington Oval in Barbados last week and the...
  • Sachin Tendulkar rues not getting to play against Viv Richards 03-08-2013 01:33 PM

    Dubai: Sachin Tendulkar has some fond memories of playing alongside the legends of the 1980s in the 1992 World Cup but is still disappointed at missing out playing against his hero Vivian Richards. Tendulkar recalled his progress from a ball boy in the 1987 World Cup to playing against the...
  • Learnt a lot from Vivian Richards: Unmukt Chand 18-07-2013 06:40 PM

    New Delhi: Promising batsman Unmukt Chand is hoping to reap the rewards of the lessons he has learnt from legendary West Indian batsman Vivian Richards on the importance of "self belief and confidence". "I spoke to him [Richards] and he stressed on the importance of self belief and confidence. I...
  • India's bowling attack is ordinary: Michael Holding 04-05-2013 09:07 PM

    Mumbai: A forthright Michael Holding on Saturday termed the Indian bowling attack as "ordinary", with most of them like Ishant Sharma starting off as quicks and then losing out on pace. "It's ordinary. That's all I can say. I've seen a few fast bowlers, who come in and bowl quick...
  • Can Viru and Viv change Delhi Daredevils' fortunes? 22-04-2013 08:13 AM

    New Delhi: Six consecutive defeats into their IPL 6 campaign, the Delhi Daredevils franchise announced that they had signed on legendary West Indies batsman Sir Vivian Richards in the capacity of team ambassador. As per the official terminology, Richards would have an "advisory role" with Delhi. The news did not...
  • I am not god of cricket: Sachin Tendulkar 04-04-2013 04:18 PM

    Bangalore: He might be revered by billions of fans, but Sachin Tendulkar insists he is "not god of cricket" as many would like to call him as he does "make mistakes" unlike the almighty. "I am not God of cricket. I make mistakes, God doesn't," Tendulkar said at a promotional...
  • Ramdin spurred on by Richards criticism 11-06-2012 02:39 AM

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  • Viv blasts 'immature' Windies batting 29-05-2012 04:02 PM

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