- Viv Richards is a former West Indian cricketer
- He is regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time
|Real name:||Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards|
|Born:||07 March 1952 Comment |
|How old is Viv Richards in 2021? / Age: ||69 years
Who is Viv Richards? / Facts
- Richards was voted one of the five Cricketers of the Century by a 100-member panel of experts in 2000, along with Sir Donald Bradman, Sir Garfield Sobers, Sir Jack Hobbs and Shane Warne
- In one-day cricket, Richards was judged by Wisden Cricketers' Almanack to have played the best ODI innings of all time
- In December 2002, he was chosen by Wisden as the greatest One Day International (ODI) batsman of all time, as well as the third greatest Test batsman of all time, after Sir Don Bradman and Sachin Tendulkar
- Overall, Richards scored 8,540 runs in 121 Test matches at an average of 50.23, including 24 centuries
- As a captain, he won 27 of 50 Test matches and lost only 8
- He also scored nearly 7,000 runs in One Day Internationals and more than 36,000 in first-class cricket
- Knighted for his contributions to cricket, today Richards is an occasional cricket commentator and team mentor
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Last update: 31 August 2020
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