Richie Benaud

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Ted Dexter obituary
England cricket captain known for his daring play and run-scoring whose debonair manner earned him the nickname ‘Lord Ted’

David Frith

26, Aug, 2021 @12:23 PM

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Colin McDonald obituary
Tenacious Australian batsman at his best in testing conditions, as when Jim Laker took 19 wickets for England at Old Trafford

Peter Mason

12, Jan, 2021 @5:29 PM

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Richie Benaud: cricket’s best friend – as all-rounder, captain and commentator
In an extract from the new book Benaud in Wisden, Rob Smyth pays tribute to a colossus of the game whose wit, nous and decency shone through on the field and in the commentary box

Rob Smyth

17, Nov, 2015 @11:09 AM

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The Agenda: Jordan Spieth out for top spot and Richie Benaud remembered
Golf’s No1 ranking up for grabs, the Tour of Poland is ready to roll, England head to Netball World Cup and Rory Bremner hosts tribute to Richie, here’s this week’s:

Giles Richards

01, Aug, 2015 @2:45 PM

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Readers recommend: songs about nostalgia | Peter Kimpton
Looking back with a bittersweet melancholy? Suggest songs that hark back to the past using the five senses, musical echoes or any other trigger tricks of memory

Peter Kimpton

21, May, 2015 @7:44 PM

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The Weekly Beast: taxing times for Channel Nine as News Corp bites back
Leunig poetry on mother love, Tharunka co-editor deletes article critical of him – and cops more criticism, ABC South Australia archives missing in action, and Anzac references abound

Amanda Meade

16, Apr, 2015 @12:31 AM

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When Richie Benaud made a teenage cricket fan’s day | Letters
Letters: I am 72 now but there are some things you never forget. The Aussie twang in Jesmond and the kindness. He was a gem


13, Apr, 2015 @4:38 PM

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Calling all: Richie Benaud’s last transmission | Geoff Lemon
Richie Benaud seemed eternal, until suddenly he wasn’t. His must be the most significant passing in Australian cricket since Bradman

Geoff Lemon

12, Apr, 2015 @10:00 PM

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Richie Benaud graced the game of cricket by never looking back | Greg Chappell
He was my boyhood hero and a great support throughout my career – even after he so publicly disapproved when I ordered that controversial delivery

Greg Chappell

12, Apr, 2015 @12:56 AM

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Love cricket or not, Richie Benaud was part of family life | Sue Arnold
The master leg-spinner and commentator, who died last week, had been a joyous part of our lives

Sue Arnold

11, Apr, 2015 @11:05 PM

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Australia PM makes Benaud family an offer of state funeral
Richie Benaud has been offered a state funeral by the Australian prime minister, Tony Abbott

Rob Bleaney

10, Apr, 2015 @8:06 PM

Ambassadorial Richie Benaud would always fight shy of criticising players | Mike Selvey
Richie Benaud was diligent, meticulous and never saw himself as the main event – enjoy the game could be his epitaph

Mike Selvey

10, Apr, 2015 @6:38 PM

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