Vivian Richards surprised at Team India's collapse against Sri Lankan spinners
Vivian Richards surprised at Team India's collapse against Sri Lankan spinners

West Indian batting legend Vivian Richards on Wednesday expressed surprise at the way Indian batsmen crumbled against the Sri Lankan slow bowlers in the first cricket Test, saying "the best players of spin" were "found wanting" while chasing a small target.

When I look back, I regret flashing that note to Vivian Richards: Denesh Ramdin
When I look back, I regret flashing that note to Vivian Richards: Denesh Ramdin

With age comes experience and few know it better than West Indies Test captain Denesh Ramdin, who still regrets an unsavoury act of flashing a note towards Vivian Richards after scoring a century against England in Birmingham back in 2012.

Reliving that defining moment: When Kapil's Devils shocked mighty Windies to win 1983 World Cup
Reliving that defining moment: When Kapil's Devils shocked mighty Windies to win 1983 World Cup

In what is believed to be one of the greatest upsets in the history of world cricket, Kapil Dev-led India defeated the mighty West Indies to win their first World Cup title on this day, 32 years ago.

Vivian Richards relives World Cup triumph on 40th anniversary

Cricket legend Vivian Richards recalled the epic day 40 years ago when he was a member of the West Indies team which won the first ever World Cup staged in England.

Four Knights initiative a masterstroke, says WICB CEO
Four Knights initiative a masterstroke, says WICB CEO

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) chief executive, Michael Muirhead, has described the newly launched Four Knights Academy as a "masterstroke", and says it has the potential to play a critical role in national development here.

Masaba Gupta gets engaged to beau Madhu Mantena
Masaba Gupta gets engaged to beau Madhu Mantena

Popular fashion designer Masaba Gupta, daughter of veteran actress Neena Gupta and cricketer Vivian Richards, has got engaged to her beau Madhu Mantena, a film producer, at a ceremony here.

Vivian Richards pips Sachin Tendulkar as greatest ODI player in online poll
Vivian Richards pips Sachin Tendulkar as greatest ODI player in online poll

West Indian batting great Viv Richards has been voted as the greatest ODI player in the history of the game ahead of India's cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar in an online poll.

Current ODI rules make it too easy for batsmen: Rashid Latif
Current ODI rules make it too easy for batsmen: Rashid Latif

Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has made a strong plea to the International Cricket Council (ICC) to revise the fielding restrictions rule in One-day Internationals in a bid to stop devaluation of former greats' achievements.

India's inconsistency bound to hit them in World Cup: Viv Richards
India's inconsistency bound to hit them in World Cup: Viv Richards

West Indies great Vivian Richards has called Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side a "powerful force" but still feels that India will have trouble defending their cricket World Cup title due to their "inconsistent" bowling.

Virat Kohli already a ODI batting legend: Vivian Richards
Virat Kohli already a ODI batting legend: Vivian Richards

Caribbean cricket legend Vivian Richards Tuesday heaped praise on Indian vice captain Virat Kohli, saying he has already become a One-Day International (ODI) batting legend.

Sachin Tendulkar leads Vivian Richards' top ODI batsmen list
Sachin Tendulkar leads Vivian Richards' top ODI batsmen list

 West Indies cricket legend Vivian Richards Sunday said Sachin Tendulkar would lead his list of top-10 One-Day International (ODI) batsmen of all time.

ODI tri-series: Australia vs India -  Statistical highlights
ODI tri-series: Australia vs India - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the second match of the cricket tri-series between India and Australia at the MCG, here on Sunday.

Erapalli Prasanna advocates lighter bats to negotiate bouncers
Erapalli Prasanna advocates lighter bats to negotiate bouncers

Paying condolences to Phillip Hughes, who died two days after he was struck on the head during a domestic match in Sydney, Indian spin wizard Erapalli Prasanna today advocated use of lighter bats to negotiate bouncers.

Waqar Younis reveals keys to Pakistan's success
Waqar Younis reveals keys to Pakistan's success

After helping Pakistan register their first Test series win over Australia in two decades, team coach Waqar Younis has revealed the keys to the success. He said that determination, dedication and discipline had helped them achieve the feat.

Artist seeks 100 signatures on Sachin Tendulkar portrait

Painter Venkatesh Kandunoori is on a mission - to collect signatures of important people on a large sized celebratory sketch of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.

Virat will break more records than anyone else: Kapil

Former captain Kapil Dev today said that Indian batting`s mainstay Virat Kohli will rewrite more records than anyone else in world cricket and believed the Delhi batsman has realistic chances of "bettering" even Sachin Tendulkar`s career graph if he remains injury-free.

Statistical highlights of the Asia Cup final between Sri Lanka and Pakistan

Statistical highlights of the Asia Cup final between Sri Lanka and Pakistan

Kevin Pietersen England`s `scapegoat`, says Vivian Richards

Kevin Pietersen has been made a "scapegoat" for England`s Ashes humiliation in Australia, according to West Indies great Vivian Richards.

Masaba Gupta completes an year with Satya Paul, ecstatic

Young designer Masaba Gupta, who has completed an year as fashion director at Satya Paul, says it has been one of the best things that has happened to her so far.

India's Virat Kohli reaches 5000 ODI runs, equals Vivian Richards’ record

In the first ODI match between India and West Indies, Virat Kohli slapped James Holder for a six over deep midwicket to complete 5,000 runs in ODI cricket and equalled Vivian Richards record to score fastest 5,000 ODI runs in 114 innings.