Richie

Subtitle:
The Man Behind The Legend
Author:
Ian Heads and Norm Tasker
Price:
£18.99
Publication date:
ISBN:
9781785312113
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
352

Description

Two of Australia's finest sports writers Norman Tasker and Ian Heads bring together the recollections of Richie Benaud's family, friends, team-mates and colleagues in the commentary box, to produce an intimate memoir. Richie: The Man Behind the Legend is published with the full support of the Benaud family. 

About the author

Norman Tasker first interviewed Richie Benaud in 1960, as a teenage sports journalist for the Sydney Daily Telegraph when Richie was the Australian captain. He's covered cricket and rugby tours, was sports editor at The Sun. He is the author of a number of bestselling books. Ian Heads has covered sport for more than half a century, for newspapers and magazines and as author of more than 40 books. In 2014, Ian and Richie Benaud were among the inaugural inductees into the Sydney Cricket Ground's Media Hall of Honour.