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Vivian Richards Biography

Viv Richards, Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards, (born March 7, 1952, St. John’s, Antigua), West Indian cricketer, maybe his generation’s finest batsman. Malcolm Richards ‘ friend, Antigua’s leading fast bowler, Viv Richards continued a family legacy of two brothers who also played cricket for Antigua. Richards began his Test (international) career for the West Indies team at age 22 in 1974. During a career that included 121 test matches and lasted until 1993, he established himself as one of the most feared and efficient batsmen ever. While he did so while some of the game’s most powerful fast bowlers thrived, he declined to wear a batting helmet defiantly and famously.

Vivian Richards Biography

Vivian Richards Age, Birthday, Nationality, Religion, Bio & Wiki

First NameVivian
Last NameRichards
Age68 years
Date of BirthMarch 7, 1952
GenderMale
NationalityAntiguan
ReligionCristianity
Height5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
Weight83 kg
Zodiac SignPisces
ProfessionFormer Cricketer
BuildAverage
Sexual OrientationStraight

Vivian Richards Nickname

  • Viv
  • Master Blaster

Vivian Richards Education

He attended primary school for St. John’s Boys in St. John’s, Antigua and Barbuda He then won a scholarship to attend high school for Antigua Grammar in St. John’s, Antigua and Barbuda. By age 18, Vivian had dropped out of school.

Vivian Richards Career

  • Former Cricketer
  • Cricket Mentor

Before Fame

He led his West Indies to the first World Cup Final in Cricket. 

Vivian Richards Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Vivian Richards is a Former Cricketer. His height is 5 feet and 10 inches. His weight is 83 kg. His body measurement are 42-35-13 inches. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Vivian Richards Batting Career Records

MInnNORunsHSAvgBFSR100200504s6s
Test12118212854029150.24992286.0724345105184
ODI18716724672118947.0745190.211045600126

Vivian Richards Bowling Career Stats

MInnBRunsWktsBBIBBMEconAvgSR5W10W
Test12110351361964322/173/512.2961.38160.500
ODI187131564042281186/416/414.535.8347.820

Vivian Richards Achievement

He was known for dominating rivals with “swagger” absolutely. He had a stadium named after him in Antigua ‘s North Sound. 

Vivian Richards Family & Parents

  • Father – Malcolm Richards (Former Cricketer, Assistant Governor of the prison)
  • Mother – Gretel Richards (Passed away in 2016)
  • Siblings – Mervyn Richards (Brother) (Cricketer, Footballer), Donald Richards (Brother) (Cricketer). He also has another brother.
  • Others – Liam James Botham (Godson) (Former Cricketer, Rugby Footballer)

Vivian Richards Married

Wife: Miriam Richards

Vivian Richards Manager

Vivian Richards is portrayed in Southport, Queensland, Australia via The K Faktor (Talent Agent).

Vivian Richards Batting

Right-Handed

Vivian Richards Bowling

Right-Arm Medium/Slow/Off-Break

Vivian Richards Distinctive Features

  • Tall height
  • Droopy nose
  • Prominent cheekbones

Vivian Richards Brand Endorsements

Vivian Richards has marks such as Slazenger Cricket Bat (1987) endorsed.

Association

He and Sachin Tendulkar are possibly the two biggest cricket batsmen in the sport’s history.

Vivian Richards Net Worth

Vivian Richards is a Former Cricketer. The main and primary source of his income comes from the Cricket Matches. Let’s check how rich Vivian Richards is in 2020?

Net Worth 2020$20 million
Annual SalaryUnknown
Income SourcePrimary Income source Cricket Matches(profession)
Vivian Richards Net Worth

Vivian Richards Twitter

  • Twitter – @VivianRichards

Vivian Richards Instagram

  • Instagram – @VivianRichards

Vivian Richards FaceBook

  • Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/VivianRichards/

FAQ’s

What nationality is Vivian Richards?
Antiguan.

What age is Vivian Richards?
68 Years (March 7, 1952).

What is Vivian Richards Net worth?
$20 million

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