Richie Benaud Announces Retirement

If you just want the final ball, start at five minutes in; Benaud is onscreen from about 7’40”. [via]

3 Comments


  1. “One of the worst things I have ever seen done on a cricket field.”

    – Sounds like it’s calling for a top/bottom ten list…

    Quote | Posted 18 February, 2009, 3:59 pm

  2. What is so magnificent about the clip is that it is being broadcast to Australian fans, and Benaud is completely straightforward in his view that nothing can accuse what was done. Maybe he was as great as Arlott.

    Quote | Posted 20 February, 2009, 3:40 pm

  3. Interesting that the clip is introduced by Ian Chappell whose brothers combined – as captain and bowler – to produce the underarm delivery.

    Quote | Posted 2 March, 2009, 11:17 am

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