Expect West Indies to give tough competition to India: Vivian Richards

first_imgExpect West Indies to give tough competition to India: Vivian RichardsIndia will play three T20s, as many ODIs and two Tests in their upcoming tour of West Indies, starting August 3 in Florida, United States. The two Tests will be played as a part of the ICC Championship.advertisement Press Trust of India MumbaiJuly 29, 2019UPDATED: July 29, 2019 17:22 IST Sir Vivian Richards (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSIndia will play three T20s, as many ODIs and two Tests in their upcoming tour of West IndiesThe two Tests will be played as a part of the ICC ChampionshipSunil Gavaskar said he has “respect” for players from the CaribbeanWest Indies legend Vivian Richards is pinning his hopes on the current team to pose a tough challenge to Virat Kohli’s battle-hardened outfit in the upcoming assignments in the Caribbean.India will play three T20s, as many ODIs and two Tests in their upcoming tour of West Indies, starting August 3 in Florida, United States. The two Tests will be played as a part of the ICC Championship.”India-West Indies series have always seen explosive action and I don’t expect anything less this time around. With the current form of the West Indies team, I look forward to them giving a tough competition to the Indian side,” Richards was quoted as saying in a media release issued by official broadcasters Sony Pictures Sports Network.Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, who made a memorable Test debut in the West Indies in 1971, said he has “respect” for players from the Caribbean.”West Indies will always hold a very special place in my heart since I started my career over there and have immense respect for their players,” said Gavaskar.Read more | Sunil Gavaskar slams India’s lame duck selection committeeAlso see:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byNitin Kumar Tags :Follow India VS West IndiesFollow Vivian RichardsFollow Ind vs WIFollow Virat KohliFollow T20slast_img read more

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