India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara took to Twitter to thank former Windies captain Viv Richards for the latter's congratulatory message following India's Test series win. "Thank you so much Sir! Means a lot coming from someone I've looked up to!" wrote Pujara. Praising Pujara for "excellent batsmanship", Richards had said, "Exceptional batting..in such difficult conditions, going on to make history."