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Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Viv Richards famous cricket quotes

Some of famous quotes from the West Indies cricket great Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards

"One day cricket is like fast food. No one wants to cook."

"I hope the Young West Indian players or today do realised the mantle on which they are standing"

"Man, it don't matter where you come in to bat, the score is still zero" (Viv Richards to Sunil Gavaskar at Madras 1983)

“This thing must stop and the authorities must treat this like someone with a nuclear bomb. If you have the fabric which is human civilization and human society being brought down because of color and race, to me, that is like a killer with a nuclear reactor in his hand.”

Greg Thomas was bowling to Viv Richards in a county game. Viv missed a superb outswinger, and Thomas said "It's red, round and weighs about 5 ounces. "Next ball Viv hits Greg Thomas out of the ground and replies, "Greg, you know what it looks like. Go ahead and find it !"