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'Thank You Captain', Wishes Pour In For Virat Kohli After Shock Resignation

Jan 15, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

Virat Kohli stepped down from India's Test captaincy on Friday in a social media post. Kohli's decision comes after India failed to win their maiden Test series in South Africa on Friday. India lost 2-1.

Viv Richards Defends Curtly Ambrose, Tells Chris Gayle To Show Respect

Oct 15, 2021 PTI

Curtly Ambrose had said that Chris Gayle shouldn't be 'an automatic choice' in the West Indies playing eleven for the T20 World Cup. And it left 'Univers Boss' fuming.

WI Vs SL, 1st ODI: West Indies Secure Facile 8-wicket Win Against Sri Lanka - Highlights

West Indies won with Shai Hope making 110 and his opening partner Evin Lewis adding 65. Catch the highlights of the West Indies vs Sri Lanka first ODI at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua, here

Sir Vivian Richards Asks Everyone To Stop 'Moaning And Groaning' Over Spin-Friendly Motera Wicket

Mar 01, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The West Indies great said it was up to England batsmen to prepare for the spin Test in India

The Story Behind Kapil Dev's New Look, And Who Inspired Him To Go Bald - Straight From The Horse's Mouth

The coronavirus lockdown has given Kapil Dev the time to experiment with his looks. Former India captain's bald look with a beard is also quite similar to what Windies legend Viv Richards has carried for the better part of his retired life

15 April, 2020

On This Day In Sport, April 15: Jackie Robinson Breaks Down The Colour Barrier, Viv Richards Makes Cricket History

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Jackie Robinson's impact is remembered every year on April 15, which is an emotional day for Liverpool fans due to the Hillsborough disaster

09 April, 2020

Didn't Mind Dying On The Field: Viv Richards On Not Wearing Helmet


Known for his aggressive batting, Viv Richards never preferred wearing helmets even as he dominated some of the fiercest fast bowlers of world cricket

07 April, 2020

Virat Kohli 'Pushing That Conversation' For The Best, Says Shane Warne While Picking His Best Teams


Shane Warne also picked Steve Smith, Virat Kohli and New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson as the top three batsmen at the moment, adding Smith is his favourite current Australian batsman

30 August, 2019

West Indies Vs India, 2nd Test: Viv Richards Recovers, Returns To Commentary After Falling Ill During Pre-Match Show


Viv Richards, who has been doing commentary along with pre and post-match analysis for the official broadcasters of the West Indies vs India series, was doing a show on the eve of the second Test when he complained of uneasiness

22 August, 2019

'Bouncers All Part Of The Game' Vivian Richards Tells Virat Kohli – WATCH


Jofra Archer felling Steve Smith with a bouncer in the last Ashes Test triggered an interesting chat between Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and West Indies' superstar Vivian Richards

16 August, 2019

West Indies Vs India: Unbelievable Virat Kohli Shot Leaves Viv Richards Feeling Green With Envy – WATCH

Outlook Web Bureau

During India's third and final ODI match against the West Indies, skipper Virat Kohli played an audacious shot to force a reticent Viv Richards to make an unbelievable comment on air

09 June, 2019

Cricket World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma Becomes Fastest To 2000 ODI Runs Against Australia

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India opener Rohit Sharma joined Sachin Tendulkar, Viv Richards and Desmond Haynes in an elite list of cricketers as he became the fourth player to aggregate 2000 runs in ODIs against Australia. Rohit achieved the feat during the 2019 Cricket World Cup encounter between the two sides at The Oval on Sunday.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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