During his cricketing days Bill Lawry was criticized for lifeless batting, but when he took up commentating after his retirement, he made sure not a shadow of the past criticism verged on his new vocation. Bill Lawry was funny as a commentator and had a unique style of his own.Bill Lawry moved from radio commentary to commentating for Channel 9. Bill Lawrys rather distinctive style has been regularly mimicked in the Twelfth Man series.Cricketscorelive.com offers information on Bill Lawry and other famous cricket commentators.
In 1970 Brian Johnston found himself out of the TV Commentator team but had the assurance of featuring regularly as a par of the Test Match Special TMS radio team. Upon retiring from TMS in 1972, Brian Johnston continued his love for commentating as a freelance commentator. Brain Johnston died on January 5, 1994 at the age of 82. Cricketscorelive.com offers information on Brian Johnston and other famous cricket commentators.
Geoffrey Boycott is known for his unique style of commentary. He never spares any player for a missed opportunity and is bitingly sarcastic in his commentary. This is, however, often very amusing for the audience who specially enjoy hearing about the various ways in which his mum could have bettered the performances of the players. Geoffrey Boycott has had the honor of being associated with some of the biggest television channels and radio stations in the world. He has joined the likes of legendary commentators like Richie Benaud and Sunil Gavaskar and is today one of the most famous cricket commentators in the world. Cricketscorelive.com offers information on Geoffrey Boycott and other famous cricket commentators.
An iconic broadcaster of Sri Lanka, Karunaratne Abeysekera is one of the most respected and famous radio cricket commentators.Cricketscorelive.com offers information on Karunaratne Abeysekera and other famous cricket commentators.
He has been associated with BBC and is generally regarded as a cheerful and lively commentator. Popularly known as Aggers, a particular piece of his commentary that he delivered in 1991 during an England West Indies Test match has been voted by BBC Radio 5 Live as the greatest commentary ever. Cricketscorelive.com offers information on Jonathan Agnew and other famous cricket commentators.