Richie Benaud captained Australia 28 times before becoming one of cricket’s most revered commentators. Photograph: Afp
Richie Benaud Obituary

Richie Benaud, who has died aged 84, was perhaps best known latterly for his work as a global cricket commentator, with his distinctive voice, familia(...)

 Chris Kirk  has no Ryder Cup expectations. Photograph: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

The Darwinian nature of the FedEx Cup playoffs, along with the impending Ryder Cup selections, provided a host of possibilities as the 2014 Deutsche (...)

Fans wait  behind security barriers to exchange jerseys of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez at the club’s merchandise shop. The Patriots offered the jersey exchange after Hernandez was arrested and charged with murder. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

When asked about players who are no longer with the New England Patriots, coach Bill Belichick usually says he will discuss only the names on his rost(...)