Richie Benaud

  • Voice of cricket Richie Benaud stable after car crash October 24, 2013

    Sydney: Former Australia captain Richie Benaud, the voice of cricket for millions of television viewers, has been injured in a car accident and will remain in hospital for the next few days, Channel Nine said on Thursday. The 83-year-old, who led Australia to three successive Ashes series victories in the 1950s...
  • Bill Lawry to bow out of commentators' box in January December 3, 2012

    Perth: Bill Lawry, the legendary Channel 9 commentator, is slated to retire from the commentary box after a 35-year stint with broadcasting. The Sydney Test match between Australia and Sri Lanka from January 3 to 7 will be his last as a commentator. Lawry began his commentary career during Kerry...