Bill Lawry

India vs Australia: Michael Clarke to do commentary during Boxing Day Test

India vs Australia: Michael Clarke to do commentary during Boxing Day Test

Australia's injured skipper Michael Clarke will join the Channel Nine commentary team for the Boxing Day Test match in Melbourne, which will also mark the return of former Test captain Bill Lawry behind the mike.

Dec 24, 2014, 13:42 PM IST
Commentator Richie Benaud fighting skin cancer

Commentator Richie Benaud fighting skin cancer

Legendary cricket commentator Richie Benaud revealed Monday he is battling skin cancer and is undergoing radiation therapy.

Nov 10, 2014, 09:50 AM IST
CA lauds Bill Lawry on Australia Hall of Fame induction

CA lauds Bill Lawry on Australia Hall of Fame induction

The catch cry of "it's all happening" coming out of the television screens made Bill Lawry a commentating phenomenon across the world and Cricket Australia on Friday lauded the veteran player and expert for being inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.

Oct 10, 2014, 13:58 PM IST

Bill Lawry slams Joe Root for not scoring `quickly enough` in MCG Test

Former Australian Test captain and veteran commentator Bill Lawry had a crack at England player Joe Root, on his first day behind the microphone for the winter Ashes, for not scoring quickly enough during the first day of the fourth Ashes Test.

Dec 27, 2013, 15:18 PM IST

Bill Lawry tips Oz fans to celebrate Boxing Day Test

Former Australian Test captain Bill Lawry has tipped a celebratory tone for the fans during the Boxing Day and the final Ashes Test in Sydney given the scintillating performances of the Australian players, who are leading the series 3-0.

Dec 26, 2013, 11:35 AM IST

Ex-cricketers remember ``visionary`` Greig

Former Australian cricket captain Bill Lawry recalls his first meeting with former England cricketer Tony Greig – the man who would become his commentary box offsider for more than three decades. "He said to me: ``Aren`t you the captain of Australia that lost 4-0 against South Africa?``, Lawry said.

Dec 29, 2012, 16:22 PM IST

Oz legend Lawry yet to make up mind on commentating future

Australia cricket legend Bill Lawry has said he still hasn’t decided over his future as a commentator amidst retirement rumours, adding that his wife would actually take a decision over the matter.

Dec 26, 2012, 14:37 PM IST

Side which scores more in Ind-Aus series will win, says Lawry

Former Australian captain Bill Lawry expects a run feast in the eagerly-anticipated India-Australia Test series and feels the side which scores most number of runs will go on to win the rubber starting December 26.

Dec 22, 2011, 12:12 PM IST

ODI was a brainchild of Sir Don: Bill Lawry

One-day cricket was the brainchild of Sir Donald Bradman and it was only money and nothing else which encouraged its introduction into the international arena, believes former Australian captain Bill Lawry.

Jan 15, 2011, 00:00 AM IST