Tony Greig

VINTAGE VIDEO: Sourav Ganguly 'loves that roof' — fitting commentary for batting legend

VINTAGE VIDEO: Sourav Ganguly 'loves that roof' — fitting commentary for batting legend

An impressed Greig narrated the live events, saying "he loves that roof, he loves that roof". And it remained one of the best piece of commentary.

Jul 06, 2016, 19:35 PM IST
VIDEO: Sourav Ganguly clears the roof thrice – Listen to Tony Greig's brilliant commentary!

VIDEO: Sourav Ganguly clears the roof thrice – Listen to Tony Greig's brilliant commentary!

Tony Greig, who was doing commentary at that moment went crazy after watching those delightful strokes from the willow of the left-hander.

May 17, 2016, 15:56 PM IST
John Wright describes Jagmohan​ Dalmiya as 'best boss' he has worked for

John Wright describes Jagmohan​ Dalmiya as 'best boss' he has worked for

 Former Indian cricket team head coach John Wright has described late Jagmohan Dalmiya as a "pragmatic" cricket administrator and "best boss" he has worked for.

Sep 22, 2015, 21:30 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

Renowned TV commentator Benaud pays tribute to ‘gifted colleague’ Greig

Legendary television commentator Richie Benaud has paid tribute to former England captain Tony Greig, ‘a gifted colleague and friend’.

Jan 03, 2013, 13:27 PM IST

Clarke wears Greig`s signature neckerchief to pay tribute

In a tribute to late cricketer-turned-commentator Tony Greig, who passed away after suffering from a heart attack last week, Australian captain Michael Clarke wore his signature neckerchief while leading his team onto the field in the second Test against Sri Lanka which started here today.

Jan 03, 2013, 10:16 AM IST

Pink Test turns five

For the fifth consecutive time, the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) will be splashed with pink for the Vodafone Pink Test featuring Australia and Sri Lanka, starting tomorrow.

Jan 02, 2013, 12:32 PM IST

Ian Chappell says ‘fierce competitor’ Greig was ‘best enemy’

Former Australia captain batsman Ian Chappell has paid tribute to legendary England captain and renown commentator Tony Greig after his sudden demise due to a heart attack, saying he and Greig were best of enemies.

Dec 30, 2012, 14:43 PM IST

Ex-England stars Botham, Hussain pay tribute to ‘revolutionary’ Greig

Former players Ian Botham and Nasser Hussain have paid tributes to the legendary England captain and renown commentator Tony Greig after his sudden demise due to a heart attack on Saturday at the age of 66.

Dec 30, 2012, 12:36 PM IST

Former England captain Tony Greig passes away

Former England cricket captain and noted commentator Tony Greig has passed away on Saturday. The 66-year former cricket was suffering from lung cancer.

Dec 30, 2012, 09:04 AM IST

Greig stood by Sri Lanka, says Ranatunga

Remembering Tony Greig, who passed away after losing his battle with lung cancer, Sri Lanka`s World Cup winning skipper Arjuna Ranatunga said that former England captain and celebrated commentator stood by Sri Lanka when most others did not.

Dec 29, 2012, 21:12 PM 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

ICC mourn sad demise of Tony Greig

The ICC has offered its deep condolences on the sad demise of former England captain and celebrated commentator Tony Greig, who passed away after losing his battle with lung cancer here today.

Dec 29, 2012, 14:44 PM IST

Cancer-stricken commentator Tony Greig to undergo operation

Cancer suffering cricket commentator Tony Greig will undergo an operation next week and begin with chemotherapy in a bid to beat the disease.

Nov 10, 2012, 08:46 AM IST

Robin Jackman diagnosed with cancer

Former England cricketer and now a commentator, Robin Jackman has been diagnosed with cancer and will undergo seven weeks of radiotherapy following two operations to remove malignant tumours from his vocal cords.

Nov 06, 2012, 21:41 PM IST

Former England skipper Tony Greig diagnosed with lung cancer

Former England captain and commentator Tony Greig has been diagnosed with lung cancer.

Oct 20, 2012, 18:05 PM IST

India sacrificing spirit of cricket for money and T20: Greig

Former England captain Tony Greig has urged the Board of Control for Cricket in India to abandon self interest and embrace the spirit of cricket.

Jun 27, 2012, 11:46 AM IST

Resting Tendulkar, Hussey is a disgrace: Tony Greig

Former England captain Tony Greig has labelled the decision to rest Sachin Tendulkar and Mike Hussey during today`s cricket tri-series match between India and Australia as a "disgrace".

Feb 12, 2012, 21:51 PM IST

For India, things could get worse: Chappell

Ian Chappell led the chorus of international criticism against the Indian cricket team panning its current performance.

Aug 14, 2011, 12:09 PM IST

End India`s domination to set ICC right: Greig

Ending India`s "domination" of ICC and dismissing the "nonsense" idea of having a window for IPL would top Tony Greig`s agenda.

May 17, 2011, 00:00 AM IST