West Indies greats to witness Sachin's big Test

Oct 12, 2013, 03:46 IST | Debasish Datta

Sachin Tendulkar will have some special visitors from the Caribbean islands for his farewell 200th Test at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on November 14.

It is learnt that the West Indies Cricket Board plans to send some of its stalwarts including Vivian Richards, Brian Lara, Courtney Walsh, Richie Richardson and Curtly Ambrose for the Mumbai Test. West Indies great Gary Sobers will also be present for this occasion.

Vivian Richards
Vivian Richards

It is also learnt that the BCCI, in its bid to make it a grand celebration, will also be inviting India’s Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, President Pranab Mukherjee and other top ministers for the Test.

The International Cricket Council also wants to be associated with the landmark Test.

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