The definitive record of the cricketing career of Richie Benaud, one of the greatest cricket personalities of our time.
Rob Smyth has written about cricket for many publications including the Guardian, the Telegraph and Wisden. His cricket books include Gentlemen and Sledgers: A History of the Ashes in 100 Quotations and Confrontations, The Spirit of Cricket: What Makes Cricket the Greatest Game on Earth and Is It Cowardly To Pray For Rain?
This unashamedly affectionate tribute collects not only Benaud's many articles for Wisden and the Almanack's record of his career but also articles written on and by him in other Wisden publications * Richard Lawrence, blogger review * Beautifully put together -- Andrew Roberts * www.andrewrobertscricketstatistics.com * Wisden is a byword for quality and their publication on Benaud is another in the tradition * www.cricketweb.net * One of the best of all the Wisden anthologies; highly recommended * www.cricketweb.net * With delightful and extensively-researched writing, Benaud in Wisden is a touching tribute to cricket's best friend * www.business-standard.com * A quality production indeed! The book is worthy, reliable and informative -- Rajesh Kumar * www.rajeshkumarcricketstatistician.com * Excellent * School Sport * A wonderfully well-written introduction to the life and work of a sporting icon * www.openthemagazine.com *