Richie Benaud

Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Richard "Richie" Benaud OBE (/ˈbɛn/; 6 October 1930 – 10 Apryle 2015) wis an Australian cricketer. Efter his retirement frae internaitional cricket in 1964, he became a well-kent commentator on the gemme.

In November 2014, Benaud announcit that he wis diagnosit wit skin cancer in Sydney, Australia, agit 84.[1] He deit in his sleep on 10 Apryle 2015.[2][3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Richie Benaud diagnosed with cancer Archived 2014-11-10 at the Wayback Machine, ninemsn, 10 November 2014
  2. Cricket great Richie Benaud dies
  3. Richie Benaud Obituary, ABC News Australia, 10 April, 2015