Richie Benaud’s posthumous donation to The Primary Club

Cricket writer and Primary Club Trustee John Stern recently received a donation to The Primary Club from the Cricket Writers’ Club, represented here by commentator David Lloyd. The donation was made at the request of Daphne Benaud, widow of the late, great Richie, who was a posthumous recipient of the Cricket Writers’ Club annual Peter Smith Award, given for services to the presentation of cricket to the public. The award carried it with a cash prize which Daphne kindly asked be donated to the Primary Club. Richie Benaud was the 12th man of the Primary Club of Australia.

David Lloyd presents the donation to Primary Club Trustee John Stern

David Lloyd presents the donation to Primary Club Trustee John Stern