While Virat Kohli's batting masterclass in Hyderabad amazed Viv Richards, it seemed "extraterrestrial" to India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin.
Virat Kohli explained how his wife Anushka Sharma guides him "in the right direction".
Virat Kohli said he doesn't mind getting hit and that too hard immediately after he takes guard as he feels it fires him up to have a go at the bowler.
The BCCI on Wednesday posted a teaser on Twitter of the "special interaction" between Virat Kohli and Vivian Richards.
India will take on the West Indies in the first test of the series at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua.
Pakistan suffered a humiliating defeat against West Indies in their first match but bounced back to defeat tournament hosts and favourites England by 14 runs.
Ravi Shastri was all praise for Virat Kohli and called him "absolutely special".
India scripted history by becoming the first team from Asia to win a Test series in Australia.
Vivian Richards, who is currently in India, said that Virat Kohli is his favourite modern day batsman.
Virender Sehwag, one of the most destructive batsmen to ever play the game, turned 40 on Saturday.
Virat Kohli has 23 centuries to his name and the Indian skipper is one century short of equalling West Indies' batting legend Vivian Richards, who has 24 centuries under his belt.
Fakhar Zaman became the fastest to score 1,000 ODI runs, reaching the milestone in just 18 innings.
Virat Kohli broke a plethora of records after notching up his 35th ODI century and now is on the brink of adding another feather to his already illustrious cap.
Virat Kohli has been grabbing all the headlines after some scintillating performances for India in the ongoing ODI series in South Africa.
Virat Kohli can come across as intimidating but he is still learning and would become calmer as he grows on the job, feels Michael Holding, who finds an uncanny similarity between the Indian skipper and Sir Vivian Richards.
Josh Dunstan scored close to 90 per cent of his team's total.
Responding to a question equating him to Virat Kohli, Viv Richards said that he "feels quite privileged that you would equate me, a blast from the past, with these modern day players.
10 years ago on this day, India crashed out of 2007 World Cup after a loss to Sri Lanka in Trinidad, an exit that triggered off a great era for Indian cricket. Sachin Tendulkar remembers every bit of it in this interview.